March "Stitch and Bitch" Dates Announced

March "Stitch and Bitch" Dates Announced

We have just announced our dates the March edition of out Stitch and Bitch Beginner Sewing Classes at the studio located at the store. 
For this session we are making the classes more "crafty" and learning lots of hand-swig as well has machine sewing skills. Projects will be as simple or as complex as you wish, with more attention paid too smaller details. Ideas below.

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Location: Studio at the Irish Design House, Queen & Broadview. (click for directions)

Time & Date: March 6th, 13th, 20th from 7pm - 10pm each night. 

Class 1: Intro to sewing and becoming familiar with the sewing machine. Begin  drafting a paper pattern for our design. Select all the fabrics we wish to use for the design. 
Class 2: Complete drafting the pattern. Choose fabric and cut out all fabric. Begin sewing together.
Class 3: Continue sewing pieces together. Add any hand-sewing details. Complete design and bring home :-)

Sign up now to book your place.

Payment: e-transfer to sinead ($130 all incl.)

When payment has been received, your place is booked.
Max. 8 students.

Sewing School

We have just listed out schedule of sewing and knitwear classes for January to March on our website so take a look and feel free to get in touch if you wish to book a class. We look forward to hearing from you. :-) 


Sewing Classes at The Irish Design House, Leslieville, Toronto

Sewing Classes at The Irish Design House, Leslieville, Toronto

We run a series of sewing classes at the store's own sewing school called "The Green Seam"

Classes are taught on a one-to-one basis / $35 per hour inclusive of sample materials and equipment. 


Hour of operation:

Monday / CLOSED 

Tuesday /  9am - 11 am AND 6pm - 8pm

Wednesday / 9am - 11 am AND 6pm - 8pm

Thursday / 9am - 11 am

Friday / 9am - 11 am

Saturday / 11am-1pm and 1:30pm - 3:30pm and 4pm - 6pm 


We also have a drop-in service coming soon. This  means that you will have access to a sewing machine and all the equipment in the studio, without teaching, at a hourly and daily rate. You must book 1 class prior to becoming a member of this service. More info to follow. Hope to have this open by May 2016. 


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