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This is a great workshop to do if you are new to sewing or have sewn before and would like to learn how to insert a regular zip and make your own toiletry bag from start to finish.


LEVEL: 2 - Beginner + - Not for a complete beginner, you will need to have used a sewing a machine before and be familar with the basics or have completed the Beginners Sewing Course.



Common sewing terminology

Inserting a Regular / Metal Zipper

Fabric grain lines and direction

Seam allowance

Straight stitching

Seam matching

Working with corners

Learn to attach and work with linings

Finishing seams and reverse stitching A

pplique (optional)




You will need


* Two Fat Quarters


* 12 inch Zipper


Scissors, Measuring Tools etc are available to use in the studio, however you are welcome to bring your own sewing kit.


If you have a sewing machine of your own, you are welcome to bring it in, however you will need to let us know your make and model and bring your user manual and any adapters required.



CLASS LENGTH : One, 3 hour sessionu

Sew A Makeup Bag

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