Sewing workshops with the avid seamstress

The Avid Seamstress Workshops

We love sewing at The Avid Seamstress but you know what we love more? Meeting you! Come and sew with Lisa, the designer at The Avid Seamstress! Join our: private lessons Join a fun day or evening “This is a sewing machine” workshop at Village Haberdashery in West Hampstead and learn how to use a sewing machine and sew! Make the Sheath Dress in a fun filled “Dress in a Day” at Sew In Brighton. Simply click on the workshop image you are interested in and it will take you to the page with all the info and booking options!…

An exciting 2017 lined up – come and join us!

We’ve had a wonderful 2016! Thank you for your support. We’ve seen some amazing makes with our patterns and are delighted that you love our patterns as much as we do! 2017 is going to be an exciting year for us and we’d love for you to join us on our sewing journey! Here are our current keys dates …. Saturday 18 March Dress in a day workshop Come and make The Sheath Dress with us at Sew in Brighton – a fun and lovely sewing day making this gorgeous dress and making new friends. For all the details –…

The Sheath Dress, you, me and Fabric Godmother!

Yes! you read right! I am going to be at the Fabric Godmother’s gorgeous shop on the 14th May doing a workshop on the Sheath Dress!  Come and join this brilliant day and make this amazing dress with me. About the sewing class: The Sheath Dress is a gorgeous dress that you will want to make again and again in lots of fabrics.  A perfect sewing project for someone that it at the beginner stage of sewing and would like to have a fun day making up this dress with me – Lisa – the owner of The Avid Seamstress. I will teach you…