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    Sew your own Capri Trousers

    Look every inch the cool cat in your own pair of handmade, perfectly fitted capri pants.

    Date & time: Sat 17 July 2021, 10.30-17.00
    Product code: Dcapri210717
    Places available: 2
    Skill level: Advanced Beginner
    Venue: Bamber Sewing Machines

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    £75.00

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    Sew your own A-line or Pencil Skirt

    If you’re raring to take your first steps into dressmaking, join us in making either an A-line or pencil skirt in just one day and leave with a super stylish end result.

    Date & time: Sat 17 July 2021, 10.30-17.00
    Product code: DApencil210717
    Places available: 4
    Skill level: Advanced Beginner
    Venue: Bamber Sewing Machines

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    £70.00

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    Master Zips and Buttonholes

    Are you a Zip-a-phobic? We’ll show you how to take the challenge out of sewing zips by sharing simple tricks and tips that will give you the confidence to tackle zips head on!

    Date & time: Sat 24 July 2021, 14.15-16.45
    Product code: AZipbut210724
    Places available: 0
    Skill level: Advanced Beginner
    Venue: Bamber Sewing Machines

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    £30.00

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    Introduction to Bodice Fitting

    Do you have a classic hourglass figure? Are you the same dress size in every shop? Nope, nor us.

    Date & time: Sun 25 July 2021, 10.00-15.30
    Product code: Cbodice210725
    Places available: 1
    Skill level: Advanced Beginner
    Venue: Home Studio Chorlton

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    £65.00

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    Clone your Closet at Bambers

    You know THAT item in your wardrobe? It’s your wear-it-every-day, so-blimmin-comfortable, wish-I’d-bought-three absolute favourite. But it has seen better days and you’re feeling anxious about its inevitable demise. Well now you can clone that clothing!

    Date & time: Sat 7 Aug 2021, 9.00-13.00
    Product code: Clone210807
    Places available: 6
    Skill level: Advanced Beginner
    Venue: Bamber Sewing Machines

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    £50.00

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    Overlocking for Beginners

    If you are already friendly with your sewing machine and looking for a new technical challenge, don’t limit your sewing skills! Take things one step further and surprise yourself by unraveling the secrets behind sewing with an overlocker!

    Date & time: Sat 07 Aug 2021, 14.00-16.30
    Product code: AOverlock210807
    Places available: 0
    Skill level: Advanced Beginner
    Venue: Bamber Sewing Machines

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    £40.00

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    Introduction to Bodice Fitting

    Do you have a classic hourglass figure? Are you the same dress size in every shop? Nope, nor us.

    Date & time: Sat 14 Aug 2021, 10.00-15.30
    Product code: Cbodice210814
    Places available: 1
    Skill level: Advanced Beginner
    Venue: Bamber Sewing Machines

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    £65.00

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    Sewing Patterns Decoded

    Now you’re confident on your sewing machine, it’s time to tackle sewing patterns head on…

    Date & time: Sat 21 Aug 2021, 9.15-11.15
    Product code: CPattern210821
    Places available: 2
    Skill level: Beginner
    Venue: Bamber Sewing Machines

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    £25.00

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Workshops Scheduled for 2021

We now have a full schedule of sewing and craft workshops on sale and are looking forward to welcoming you back in 2021! In line with latest government guidelines on reopening close contact services, we will be implementing additional measures. Complying with social distancing guidelines (2m, or 1m with risk mitigation where 2m is not viable),…

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