And Sew To Knit Course List

May/June 2017

We offer the following activities run by experienced members of staff.

We aim to create as friendly and informal atmosphere as possible to accommodate complete beginners or improvers. Group sizes are normally between 3 and 6.

Special courses tailored to your requirements can be arranged for groups of 3+ friends.

Call or drop in to the shop for further information and to book

NEXT – Getting to know Your Overlocker Wed 7th June 10am – 12 noon   £20

Suitable for complete beginners. This class aims to demystify a variety of applications using an overlocker and help the user gain confidence in threading and making adjustments to the settings . A variety of sample fabrics will be provided



Pyjama Shorts Day Workshop Tues 23rd May 10am – 4pm:   £50

Suitable for those with basic knowledge of a sewing machine

It is designed as an introduction to the use of paper patterns. Materials available in the shop at a discount and patterns will be provided for either ladies sizes 8-20,

mens S-XL or children aged 2-10 yrs.




Making Children’s Clothes for Beginners- Frid 10 till 4 for 1 week



Available on request     £70 for the session

Materials and patterns are included.

Come and join us for our highly popular beginners Dressmaking Course – sewing that’s great fun and learn a life skill in the process.


Tunic Top/Shift Dressmaking Course – Tues 20th,27th June & 4th July

10am – 12 noon     – £55 for 3 sessions

Suitable for those with basic knowledge of a sewing machine. It is designed for Beginner and Intermediate Dressmakers. Materials available in the shop at a discount and a specific suitable dress pattern will be recommended

Knitting and Crochet for beginners – Monday/Thursday afternoon 2 till 4

£80 for 4 sessions

Starting at the beginning and going through all stages including sewing the finished item together. Price includes yarn and loan of needles

Beginners Sewing – Thursday evening. Next course starts end June

£90 for 5 sessions materials included.

Tackle a new project each week learning as you go starting with Bunting, progressing with such as Tote Bags, Applique Cushion Covers, Doorstops and Hanging Decorations.

KYM – Know your sewing machine – Tuesday afternoon for 2 weeks – £50

Available on request

Designed with the beginner or improver in mind.

Come and learn how to love your machine and then enjoy the adventure of making something – it could be anything from a peg bag to a quilt, making new curtains or how about dressmaking.

Bring your machine (or use this opportunity as a trial of an upgrade), manual, foot pedal etc

Knit and Natter- Thursday morning      £5 per session

Sewing Club /Cross Stitch Club / Crochet Club – Wednesday evening  

Bring your current project or UFO and work with like-minded people over a cuppa.

Course requirements for all workshops unless otherwise stated:- Sewing Kit, Pins, Scissors, Thread and Fabric. Most things are available for purchase if you don’t bring them with you. Detailed list provided on booking, Brother Sewing Machines are provided .


Unless otherwise stated timings are (M) 10 – 12, (A) 2 – 4, (E) 6-8pm


And Sew To Knit 57 High Street, Taunton TA1 3PT   email:   TEL.NO. 01823 762789