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Patchwork Cushion


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

Saturday 2nd March 2019 2–5pm

£35 – fabric and notions included in the price.

This is a 3-hour workshop where you will learn to make an 18inch square patchwork cushion. A perfect workshop for beginners or improvers. Choose up to 4 different cotton fabrics from the shop. You will learn to sew seams, and gradually build up the patchwork design and finish off with some topstitch or ‘stitching in the ditch’. You will be able to add embellishments and the back of the cushion will have a buttoned envelope opening so you will get a chance to learn how to sew buttonholes and sew on buttons by machine.

What is the cost?
This 3 hour workshop costs £35 – don’t forget fabric, thread and buttons are included in the price! You can either pay online, in my shop or over the telephone.

What is included?

  • Choice of cotton fabrics from my shop up to a cost of £12.50 per metre. You will need to choose up to 4 fabrics.
  • Buttons 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!

What you will learn
Learn to sew seams, pivot
Match your points
Topstitch or ‘stitch in the ditch’

Use the overlocker
Make buttonholes
Sew buttons on with your machine

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!

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