Our weekly Sewing Group is for anyone with an interest in sewing from no experience to basic skills right up to advanced, you are welcome to come and join in.

It’s a sociable, informative and supportive space to hone your make do and mend vibe, or perhaps you have a wedding dress to make… Well, we’ll certainly give it a go!

You will need to bring a tape measure, pack of sewing needles, dress making scissors, pack of pins, tailors chalk and a note book. Each session costs £5.

Basic Sewing covers:

How to operate a sewing machine
Types of needles for different fabrics
Basic stitch techniques
How to prepare the machine tension for different fabrics and much more!!

Advanced Sewing can include…

How to measure the body correctly
How to buy a pattern for your size
How to understand pattern instructions
Basic pattern adjusting techniques
How to prepare and cut out fabric, and much more!

Find out more by contacting Esther – 0113 350 4200 or email esther@fgfleeds.org