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Cross Body Bag


Two week sewing class – part of the GillyBee Designs range of sewing classes in Norwich

Saturday 4th & 11th May 2019 2–5pm

This sewing class takes place on 2 consecutive Saturday afternoons from 2–5pm.

£59.50 – all fabrics, Decovil Light stabiliser and notions are included in the price.

This 2-week workshop will teach you how to make a lined crossbody bag. We will apply Odif fabric coating to the fabric prior to the class which will give a water-resistant coating to the bag. Your bag includes two pockets, one on the outside and one on the inside. You will learn to sew a bag with a magnetic closure, insert a zip for the outer pocket and attach a strap with an adjustable buckle. This is definitely a bag you will be proud of.

What is the cost?
This 6-hour workshop costs £59.50 – don’t forget fabrics coated with Odif fabric coating, Decovil Light and notions are included in this price! There will be a good choice of kits with beautiful fabrics to choose from. You can either pay online, in my shop or over the telephone.

What is included?

  • GillyBee pattern which you can take away with you at the end of the workshop
  • Fabric coated with Odif fabric coating and Decovil Light
  • Magnetic clasp, adjustable buckle and bag loops
  • Bag strap and thread
  • Workroom tools including scissors
  • Use of Juki Sewing Machine
  • Overlocker
  • Iron for pressing
  • Light refreshments – as much tea, coffee, water & biscuits as you want!

This is a great project for confident sewists – lots of tips provided along the way.

What you will learn
How to prepare the fabric
How to use Decovil Light
Insert a zipped pocket
Put the bag together and attach a magnetic clasp
Attach a strap using adjusting buckle and rectangle loops.

What you need to bring
Notebook and pen. You should bring your own pins and tape measure. You may also prefer to use your own dressmaking scissors. Please see my online shop for items that you can purchase, I am also happy to give you guidance on purchases – please feel free to contact me.

Full payment is required on booking. You can book online below but if you would prefer you can pop into the shop or book over the telephone.

Where is the workshop held?
The course takes place in the GillyBee Sewing Room in my shop at 2 Cucumber Lane, Brundall NR13 5QY in a purpose built sewing room. We are a stone’s throw from the Postwick Hub and a few hundred yards from the Brundall roundabout on the A47. We have free parking next to the shop.

Want to know more?
Please do not hesitate to contact me by telephone 01603 716140, email gilly@gillybee.co.uk or pop into the shop at 2 Cucumber Lane, Brundall, Norwich NR13 5QY.

I look forward to welcoming you onto this workshop. Happy sewing!

Please note, if you would like a gift certificate for this purchase, please enter a note at checkout and I will contact you for details.

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