Sewing spa day - intermediate

    This full-day workshop is the ultimate sewing experience for the intermediate sewer. Come along for a delicious hot lunch and a buzzing atmosphere.

    Sewing class

    7 hour class

    Beginners welcome

    Luchi & Ota, HA8


    What you'll learn

    The perfect gift for family and friends with a keen eye for sewing, this Sewing Day Experience welcomes craft-lovers and intermediate sewers to flex their creative muscles in a fun and friendly environment. Refresh your knowledge of sewing machines, sew your own lazy pants, and enjoy a delicious hot lunch over the course of the day.

    In this class

    This full-day workshop is divided into three parts: Quick Sewing Machine Refresh; Sew Your Own Lazy Pants; and Basic Alteration Workshop - Zips. On arrival, you will enjoy some freshly brewed tea or coffee and some delicious croissants as you get to know your fellow crafters. A hot lunch will also be provided and, of course, there will be dedicated professionals on hand to help with any and all of your queries.

    Part 1 - Quick Sewing Machine Refresh:

    • How to thread and re-thread your sewing machine
    • How to load and wind a bobbin
    • How to use various stitches

    Part 2 - Sew Your Own Lazy Pants:

    • Cut, measure, pin and sew your fabric for the project
    • Choose from a number of different designs and colours
    • Get creative
    • Finish off with a pair of pyjama-pants perfect for lounging

    Part 3 - Basic Alteration Workshop - Zips:

    • Identify different zip footers
    • Insert visible zips using the visible zip footer
    • Insert invisible zips using the invisible zip footer

    The following materials will be provided:

    • Fabric and accessories for making and embellishing your lazy pants
    • Scissors, sewing needles & thread, fabric chalk, measuring tape, un-picker
    • Sewing machine
    • Zips

    FOR THE ALTERATIONS SESSION, PLEASE BRING A SKIRT WITH YOU WHICH NEEDS REPAIRING. OTHERWISE, AN ITEM WITH A ZIP WILL BE PROVIDED.

    Now you can

    • Sew lazy pants of all sizes and colours for your friends and family
    • Repair your tired, old clothes using zips
    • Get creative with your sewing practice - the limits are endless!

    Keep

    This full-day experience will leave you well fed, thanks to the delicious hot lunch and endless supply of tea and cakes on offer. You will also take home your hand-made lazy pants, perfect for lounging!


    Did you know?

    In the 20th Century, more than 4,000 types of sewing machine were made


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    Class location

    Luchi & Ota, Edgware

    62 Edgware Way

    HA8 8JS

    London


    About your host, Luchi and Ota

    Luchi & Ota’s mantra is simple: sewing is both an art and a hobby, but most importantly, it is a valuable life skill. At this colourful boutique in the heart of Edgware, classes are on offer to equip students with all their sewing needs, from upcycling and alterations to designing their own pyjama bottoms. Luchi & Ota cater to all ages and abilities, and ensure that each client leaves with a renewed love of the craft.

    At the heart of Luchi & Ota’s vibrant and friendly shop is a true love for what they do. Whether you’re a practiced sewer looking to expand your knowledge, or a novice with a wardrobe that needs updating, this is the school for you.

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    Flexible cancellation policy

    Any class can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase. See cancellation policy.