Session 2. Hand Hemming: Learn the basics of alterations with some simple changes you can make to your wardrobe at home, WITHOUT a sewing machine!
Session 3. Patch Denim: Repair that favourite pair of jeans with a lesson in patching denim. Try the skill on a practice piece of fabric, or be daring and mend a real pair: Chris will be there to help and advise every step of the way.
Session 4. Repair silk: Silk or silk-like fabrics need a different technique to repair and some of the tools included in the starter kit. This can take a little longer to perfect, but once you get there it's really worth it, to make damage to dresses, tops, ties and waistcoats nigh on invisible.
Session 5. Restitching Beads: Reattaching beads, sequins, buttons, loops or poppers - learn some useful tricks of the trade and understand how to avoid some of the common pitfalls when trying to replace something that's fallen off your garment.
Session 6. Embroidery: Decorate your garment with this fun and creative craft that can be used on many different fabric types to revitalise and renew an old favourite.