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London Craft Week: Mending and Embroidery Workshops

Embroidery Workshop: 12 May 2022, 10:00 - 14:00

Make, Do & Mend Workshop: 13 May 2022, 10:00 - 13:00

Mending Workshop

The Fashion School are delighted to be part of London Craft Week for another year. This year we are hosting a mending workshop. Learn through watching the tutor give a series of demonstrations before doing it for yourself. Bring in one to three items of clothing which may have a random stain, hole or tear and get advice and skills to give these garments new life: from fixing holes in jeans, darning jumpers, adding a patch or shortening sleeves. Participants work between hand and/or machine sewing, with all the relevant haberdashery supplied. You’re welcome to bring any patches or embellishment that you may want to use. This workshop is beginner-friendly, no previous sewing experience needed.

Embroidery Workshop

We are happy to announce a series of weekly decorative hand embroidery workshops with embroidery artist Jung Byun. You are welcome to join each workshop or just the ones which

stand out to you most. Each week you'll be embroidering a new motif while

learning related technical skills. What you will learn: Hand embroidery technique introduction.

-How to draw your design, how to choose fabric, thread, needles and wool thread usage.

-Hand embroidery on your shirts or woven fabric. Crewelwork vs Jacobean style.

-Meditative embroidery. How to Mix thread, how to apply beads and spangle

-Satin stitches and filling in stitches. How to paint on fabric.


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