Curtains Blinds & Cushions

Level: Beginner – intermediate

Tutor: Rachel Lewis, Soft Furnishings Expect

Venue: Lilac Barn at Mother Hubbard

Times: 10 till 4pm

2024 Date

Date to be announced

Book now limited places




80.00 including buffet lunch, tea, coffee and biscuits.

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

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.

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

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

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