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Curtains Blinds & Cushions


Beginner – intermediate


Rachel Lewis


Lilac Barn at Mother Hubbard

Dates : 2020

Further dates will be announced


£60.00 including buffet lunch, tea, coffee and biscuits.


Fee returnable up to 2 weeks prior to course less admin fee £10


10 till 4pm

The Course

Make your own Curtain or Blind with expert tuition.

Learn basic cushion making techniques either box or decorative…inserting Zips, making piping and inserting

Students should come with a sewing machine, sewing kit (including sharp scissors) and fabric.

Fee includes tuition, home cooked lunch, tea, coffee.

Curtain, blind, cushion course requirements

Fabric necessary for your project – contact me if you want help knowing how much you need. For those making cushions you should be able to get two or three cushions out of a metre of fabric (depending on size of cushion).

Sewing machine – please make sure it’s in working order and you bring bobbins with it.

Scissors, measure, pins, needles (both machine and hand sewing), thread, notebook and pen.

I can supply lining, heading tape, piping cord, zip, roman blind headrails and components, but please contact me in advance so I know what to bring.

Haberdashery items also available to buy at the class

I look forward to seeing you on the day. Any queries please feel free to contact me.




Rachel Lewis  07780 787652

[email protected]

Cherry Dobson 07836 685195

[email protected]


Numbers are limited  depending on students projects so enrol soon to secure a place.


Self Catering Accommodation available at
Walkers Farm Cottages (4 Star) 01823 698229
Holly Farm Cottages (4 Star) 01823 490828, contact Holly Farm directly
Windmill Retreat, Middlezoy TA7 0PD 01823 698831, 07889011644
or nearby B and B’s, Hotels

Trevarrick House North Curry TA3 6LX 01823 491319
Sam Dixon, Stoke St Gregory 01823 690319, Sam will do evening meal if required.
Brook Farm, North Curry, 01823 491124Windmill Retreat

Frog Street Farmhouse, Hatch Beauchamp 01823 481883 Louise and David Farrance
Devonshire Arms, Long Sutton, 01458 241271
Farthings, Hatch Beauchamp 01823 480664

Camp Sites

Thorney Lakes 01458 250811


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