Please scroll down the Calendar to view all our workshops!  If you have any queries or would like to book a workshop  please email:  info@anniesattic.co.uk  Or call Jan 07535060025    

Jul
8
Sat
Love your Sewing Machine £35
Jul 8 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Love your Sewing Machine £35 @ Westerham | England | United Kingdom

Have you got a new sewing machine?  Maybe you’ve had one for ages but are too scared to use it? Or are you thinking of buying a new machine but would like to try one of ours first?  This is the workshop for you!  You will learn how to thread a sewing machine, wind a bobbin, how to sew straight  using a seam allowance, plus sew a button hole and use a zipper foot.   We will take you through various stitches, dials and different sewing feet.  If bringing your own machine please make sure it is in full working order and don’t forget your  power lead, foot peddle and instruction booklet  if you have them.

Aug
4
Fri
Homemade home – Roman blinds FULL
Aug 4 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Homemade home - Roman blinds  FULL @ Westerham | England | United Kingdom

Learn how to make a professional Roman blind.  You will make a fully lined sample roman blind mounted onto a corded wooden baton.  You will need to provide one metre of soft furnishing cotton fabric.  You are welcome to purchase the fabric from us on the day. Everything else is provided.  You must be able to use a sewing machine and sew straight or have attended  one of our Learn to sew workshops.  Please bring a packed lunch.  Tea & cake provided by us!

Sep
8
Fri
Love your Sewing Machine £35
Sep 8 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Love your Sewing Machine £35 @ Westerham | England | United Kingdom

Have you got a new sewing machine?  Maybe you’ve had one for ages but are too scared to use it? Or are you thinking of buying a new machine but would like to try one of ours first?  This is the workshop for you!  You will learn how to thread a sewing machine, wind a bobbin, how to sew straight  using a seam allowance, plus sew a button hole and use a zipper foot.   We will take you through various stitches, dials and different sewing feet.  If bringing your own machine please make sure it is in full working order and don’t forget your  power lead, foot peddle and instruction booklet  if you have them.

Sep
14
Thu
Learn to sew – Applique cushion £45
Sep 14 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Learn to sew - Applique cushion £45

Learn to sew whilst making a lovely Applique cushion.  You will learn to sew straight using a seam allowance.  How to use different stitches on your machine and what they are for.  How to sew buttons holes or loops.  How to use bondaweb to applique your design or words onto your cushion.  All materials, cushion pad and refreshments  are included in this workshop.  Fabrics available may vary from picture shown.

Nov
3
Fri
Love your Sewing Machine – FULL
Nov 3 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Love your Sewing Machine - FULL @ Westerham | England | United Kingdom

This workshop is now full  – our next date will be in the New Year.

Have you got a new sewing machine?  Maybe you’ve had one for ages but are too scared to use it? Or are you thinking of buying a new machine but would like to try one of ours first?  This is the workshop for you!  You will learn how to thread a sewing machine, wind a bobbin, how to sew straight  using a seam allowance, plus sew a button hole and use a zipper foot.   We will take you through various stitches, dials and different sewing feet.  If bringing your own machine please make sure it is in full working order and don’t forget your  power lead, foot peddle and instruction booklet  if you have them.

Nov
18
Sat
Fabric Teddy bear – FULL
Nov 18 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Fabric Teddy bear - FULL

This workshop is now full.  Please express your interest via email and we will pop you on the waiting list.  Spend the day at Annies Attic making a lovely fabric Teddy bear.   Your fabric teddy will be machine sewn then stuffed.  We will  then go on to sew the final decorative details by hand.  This would make a fabulous Christmas gift for someone special. You will be provided with full instructions and a template so you can go home to make more.    You must have some sewing experience for this workshop or have completed one of our learn to sew workshops.

 

Dec
9
Sat
Christmas Angel – FULL
Dec 9 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

Spend a festive day at Annies Attic making one of these delightful Tilda Angels in time for Christmas.   Your fabric fairy will be machine sewn then stuffed.  We will  then go on to sew the clothing and decorative details.  This is an intermediate workshop – you must have some machine and hand sewing experience to be able to attend.  This would make a fabulous Christmas addition to your Christmas decorations or a lovely  gift for someone special.  *You can purchase a Kit from Annies Attic for an additional £15 – this will include full instructions, everything you will need to make your Tilda Angel and you can chose from a selection of our  lovely fabrics. You are welcome to bring along your own supplies –  Requirements will be given when you book the workshop.  Images are from Pinterest – our Fairy is still awaiting her wings!

Jan
5
Fri
Love your Sewing Machine £40
Jan 5 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Love your Sewing Machine £40 @ Westerham | England | United Kingdom

Have you got a new sewing machine for Christmas or maybe you’ve had one for ages but are too scared to use it? Or are you thinking of buying a new machine but would like to try one of ours first?  This is the workshop for you!  You will learn how to thread a sewing machine, wind a bobbin, how to sew straight  using a seam allowance, plus sew a button hole and use a zipper foot.   We will take you through various stitches, dials and different sewing feet.  If bringing your own machine please make sure it is in full working order and don’t forget your  power lead, foot peddle and instruction booklet  if you have them.

Jan
6
Sat
Learn to sew – Doorstop £40
Jan 6 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Learn to sew - Doorstop £40

Learn to sew whilst making one of these gorgeous doorstops.  This is one of our most popular beginners workshops.  You will learn how to sew straight,  applique and embellish your doorstop and learn how to sew a boxed bottom!  All materials are included in this workshop.

Feb
16
Fri
Love your Sewing Machine – FULL
Feb 16 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Love your Sewing Machine -  FULL @ Westerham | England | United Kingdom

This workshop is now full – please register an interest in this workshop by emailing us contact details and we will inform you if a space becomes available and when this workshop will next be held.

Have you got a new sewing machine for Christmas or maybe you’ve had one for ages but are too scared to use it? Or are you thinking of buying a new machine but would like to try one of ours first?  This is the workshop for you!  You will learn how to thread a sewing machine, wind a bobbin, how to sew straight  using a seam allowance, plus sew a button hole and use a zipper foot.   We will take you through various stitches, dials and different sewing feet.  If bringing your own machine please make sure it is in full working order and don’t forget your  power lead, foot peddle and instruction booklet  if you have them.

Feb
17
Sat
Tilda Doll – FULL
Feb 17 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

This workshop is now full.    Make a beautiful Tilda doll at Annies Attic.  Your Tilda doll will be machine sewn then stuffed and you will  go on to sew the clothing and add decorative details. Lastly we will make & style the hair. This is an intermediate workshop – you must be confident with a  sewing machine and have some hand sewing experience.   There is a lot to achieve in this workshop so to make sure you go home with a finished doll I have prepared kits which contain your precut  fabrics and everything you will need for this workshop (there will be a choice of two different fabric combinations –  images  will be up on the website soon).  Everything is included in the price of this workshop.  Please bring along a packed lunch.

Mar
10
Sat
Charity Event – Hand sewn heart £15
Mar 10 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Charity Event - Hand sewn heart £15 @ Annies Attic Westerham

Make one of these gorgeous hand sewn Hearts  whilst helping us raise money for one of our favorite charities Blood Wise *. All profits will go to this charity so please support us  by coming along and making one of our lovely wool felt hearts. Tea & Cake provided by us.  This event will be held in the shop this year.  We have two time slots available 10-11.30 or 12-1.30 £15 per time slot.  Please confirm your preferred colour when booking.  You are welcome to buy more than one time slot so you can make more than one Heart decoration.  *Blood Wise was previously called Leukemia & Lymphoma Research.

 

Mar
23
Fri
Learn to sew – Applique cushion £45
Mar 23 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Learn to sew - Applique cushion £45

Learn to sew whilst making a lovely Applique cushion.  You will learn to sew straight and use a seam allowance.  How to use different stitches on your sewing machine and what they are for.  How to applique your design or words onto your cushion  using design templates & bondaweb.  How to construct an envelope backed cushion.   All materials, design templates & cushion pad and refreshments  are included in this workshop.  Fabrics available may vary from picture shown.

Jun
1
Fri
Love your Sewing Machine £40
Jun 1 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Love your Sewing Machine £40 @ Westerham | England | United Kingdom

Have you got a new sewing machine for Christmas or maybe you’ve had one for ages but are too scared to use it? Or are you thinking of buying a new machine but would like to try one of ours first?  This is the workshop for you!  You will learn how to thread a sewing machine, wind a bobbin, how to sew straight  using a seam allowance, plus sew a button hole and use a zipper foot.   We will take you through various stitches, dials and different sewing feet.  If bringing your own machine please make sure it is in full working order and don’t forget your  power lead, foot peddle and instruction booklet  if you have them.

Jun
16
Sat
Homemade home – Roman blinds £45
Jun 16 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Homemade home - Roman blinds £45 @ Westerham | England | United Kingdom

Learn how to make a professional Roman blind.  You will make a fully lined sample roman blind mounted onto a corded wooden baton.  Please bring along a piece of fabric (minimum 50cm wide by 75cm drop) or you are welcome to purchase the fabric from us on the day. Everything else is provided.  You must be able to use a sewing machine and sew straight or have attended  one of our Learn to sew workshops.  Refreshments are provided by us but you may want to bring along a sandwich.

Jul
6
Fri
Love your Sewing Machine £40
Jul 6 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Love your Sewing Machine £40 @ Westerham | England | United Kingdom

Have you got a new sewing machine or maybe you’ve had one for ages but are too scared to use it? Or are you thinking of buying a new machine but would like to try one of ours first?  This is the workshop for you!  You will learn how to thread a sewing machine, wind a bobbin, how to sew straight  using a seam allowance, plus sew a button hole and use a zipper foot.   We will take you through various stitches, dials and different sewing feet.  If bringing your own machine please make sure it is in full working order and don’t forget to bring along your  power lead, foot peddle and instruction booklet  if you have one.

Sep
21
Fri
Love your Sewing Machine £40
Sep 21 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Love your Sewing Machine £40 @ Westerham | England | United Kingdom

Have you got a new sewing machine or maybe you’ve had one for ages but are too scared to use it? Or are you thinking of buying a new machine but would like to try one of ours first?  This is the workshop for you!  You will learn how to thread a sewing machine, wind a bobbin, how to sew straight  using a seam allowance, plus sew a button hole and use a zipper foot.   We will take you through various stitches, dials and different sewing feet.  If bringing your own machine please make sure it is in full working order and don’t forget to bring along your  power lead, foot peddle and instruction booklet  if you have one.

Nov
17
Sat
Christmas Tilda Angel – FULL
Nov 17 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Christmas Tilda Angel  - FULL

This workshop is now full.  We have added another date:  Thursday 29th November.

Spend the day at Annies Attic making one of these delightful Tilda Angels in time for Christmas.   Your fabric fairy will be machine sewn then stuffed.  We will  then go on to sew the clothing and decorative details along with needlfelting her hair into a hairstyle of your chosing.  Lots of different techniques are used in this workshop and it is packed full of invaluable tips to make it easy for you to go on and make more of these gorgeous Tilda dolls.  This is an intermediate workshop – you must have some machine and hand sewing experience to be able to attend.  This would make a fabulous Christmas addition to your Christmas decorations or a lovely  gift for someone special.  All materials are included in this workshop.  Please bring along a packed lunch.

Nov
24
Sat
Mini Makes – Xmas gifts – FULL
Nov 24 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Mini Makes - Xmas gifts - FULL

Fabulous workshop where you will chose from a selection of Mini Makes which will make lovely gifts for family or friends in time for Christmas.  You will create at least  four or five makes  during the course of the workshop.   You can chose from a varied selection of makes which include a Lavender heart,  Pin cushion,  Needle case, Tissue holder,  fabric Tray tidy, Phone or glasses case or a pyramid coin purse.  You will learn lots of different techniques that are all fun and quick to make. Requirements:  You will need to bring  3 or 4 Fat quarters in various contrasting colours.  We have fabric at the shop should you wish to purchase from us.  Please bring along a packed lunch.

Nov
29
Thu
Christmas Tilda Angel £65
Nov 29 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Christmas Tilda Angel  £65

Please email  before booking this workshop as we have a change in location:  email info@anniesattic.co.uk

Spend a lovely festive day with me  making one of these delightful Tilda Angels in time for Christmas.   Your fabric fairy will be machine sewn then stuffed.  We will  then go on to sew the clothing and decorative details along with needle felting her hair into a hairstyle of your choice.  Lots of different techniques are used in this workshop and it is packed full of invaluable tips to make it easy for you to go on and make more of these gorgeous Tilda dolls.  This is an intermediate workshop – you must have some machine and hand sewing experience to be able to attend.  This would make a fabulous Christmas heirloom or a lovely  gift for someone special.  All materials are included in this workshop.  Please bring along a packed lunch.

Jan
26
Sat
Homemade home Roman blinds – FULL
Jan 26 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Homemade home Roman blinds - FULL @ Westerham | England | United Kingdom

This workshop is now full.  Please email if you would like to attend a future workshop & I will add you to the waiting list.

Learn how to make a professional Roman blind.  You will make a fully lined sample roman blind mounted onto a corded wooden baton.  Please bring along a piece of fabric (minimum 60 cm wide by 75cm drop) or you are welcome to purchase the fabric from us on the day. Everything else is provided.  You must be able to use a sewing machine and sew straight or have attended  one of our Learn to sew workshops.  Refreshments are provided by us but please bring along a packed lunch.

This workshop will be held in our new sewing studio in Westerham hill, 5 minutes drive from our old shop.

Feb
23
Sat
Sewing Roll £45
Feb 23 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Sewing Roll  £45

This sewing roll not only looks good but is really practical.   It has little pockets  for your threads & scissors,  an integrated pin cushion and separate zipped section to keeps your bits & bobs secure.   The whole case will be finished with a bound edge & ribbon tie that can be used to secure your sewing roll while travelling. With the linen fabric as the base colour you will be able to chose your own contrast fabrics & embellishments on the day.  You are welcome  to bring any of your own favourite fabrics, ribbons etc.   Please bring along a packed lunch.  Refreshments provided by us.   This workshop is being held at our new studio location near Westerham heights garden centre (5 minutes drive from our old shop)  Full directions etc will be given on booking.

Apr
11
Thu
Love your Sewing Machine £45
Apr 11 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Love your Sewing Machine £45 @ Westerham | England | United Kingdom

Have you got a new sewing machine or maybe you’ve had one for ages but are too scared to use it? Or are you thinking of buying a new machine but would like to try one of ours first?  This is the workshop for you!  You will learn how to thread a sewing machine, wind a bobbin, how to sew straight  using a seam allowance, plus sew a button hole and use a zipper foot.   We will take you through various stitches, dials and different sewing feet.  If bringing your own machine please make sure it is in full working order and don’t forget to bring along your  power lead, foot peddle and instruction booklet  if you have one.  This workshop is being held in our Westerham sewing studio near Westerham heights garden centre.  (5 minutes drive from our old shop – full directions will be given on booking).

Apr
25
Thu
Love your Sewing Machine £45
Apr 25 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Love your Sewing Machine £45 @ Westerham | England | United Kingdom

Have you got a new sewing machine or maybe you’ve had one for ages but are too scared to use it? Or are you thinking of buying a new machine but would like to try one of ours first?  This is the workshop for you!  You will learn how to thread a sewing machine, wind a bobbin, how to sew straight  using a seam allowance, plus sew a button hole and use a zipper foot.   We will take you through various stitches, dials and different sewing feet.  If bringing your own machine please make sure it is in full working order and don’t forget to bring along your  power lead, foot peddle and instruction booklet  if you have one.  To book this workshop please email:  info@anniesattic.co.uk   (alternatively call Jan 07535060025)  This workshop is being held at my sewing studio in Beckenham (close to Eden park station)   spaces are limited so that you get lot’s of attention!  Full details will be given on booking the workshop.

Apr
27
Sat
Oilcloth bag £45
Apr 27 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Oilcloth bag £45 @ Westerham | England | United Kingdom

Pick up some useful tips whilst learning to make this practical little Oil cloth grab bag.  It is fully lined with a useful double pocket & zipped pocket  inside.  Oil cloth is  slightly harder to work with so some sewing experience is a must in this workshop.  Half a metre of Oilcloth is required.  There is a large selection at Avery fabrics.   We provide everything else including Refreshments.  To book this workshop please email:  info@anniesattic.co.uk  (alternatively call Jan 07535060025).

This workshop is being held at: Avery Fabrics 54-56 High street West Wickham BR4 0NH.

May
16
Thu
Learn to sew – Doorstop £45
May 16 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Learn to sew - Doorstop £45

Learn to sew whilst making one of these gorgeous doorstops.  This is one of our most popular workshops.  You will learn how to sew straight,  applique and embellish your doorstop and learn how to sew a boxed bottom!  All materials are included in this workshop. To book this workshop please email:  info@anniesattic.co.uk  (alternatively give Jan a call 07535060025).

This workshop is being held at the sewing studio near Westerham heights garden centre (5 minutes drive from the old shop) full details will be given upon booking.

May
18
Sat
Patchwork pouch £45
May 18 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Patchwork pouch  £45 @ Westerham | England | United Kingdom

Whilst learning to make this pretty  patchwork pouch you  will cover lots of different techniques.  You will  learn some basic patchwork and quilting,  how to insert a zip and make boxed bottoms.  Your pouch will be lined quilted with  wadding.   You will then go on to decorate your pouch with decorative stitches and embellishments.  All materials are included.  To book this workshop please email: info@anniesattic.co.uk  (alternatively call Jan 07535060025)  This workshop is being held at our Westerham studio near Westerham heights garden centre (approximately  5 minutes drive from our old shop- full directions will be given on booking this workshop).

Jun
8
Sat
Summer Bunting £45
Jun 8 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Summer Bunting  £45

Lovely Summer sewing in this Bunting workshop.  This is a great workshop for beginners & more experienced sewers as you can add as many embellishments as you like!    This will look fantastic indoors or outside in the garden or  it can be used for a special occasions.  You can chose to personalize it with  applique letters  or a  design of your choice and finish by  embellishing  with some of our ribbons  & buttons.  To book this workshop email: info@anniesattic.co.uk  (alternatively call Jan 07535060025)  This workshop is being held at: Avery fabrics 54-56 West Wickham High st BR4 ONH.

Jun
27
Thu
Summer Bunting £45
Jun 27 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Summer Bunting  £45

This is a great summer workshop for beginners & experienced sewers alike.  You can add as much detail to your bunting as you wish with a selection of embellishments  available for you to rummage through.     You can chose to personalize it with  applique letters  or a  design of your choice.  You will also have the option to do some free motion sewing on the applique design.  It will look great in the garden or for a special event!    To book this workshop please email:  info@anniesattic.co.uk  (or give Jan a call on 07535060025)  This workshop is being held in our Westerham sewing studio five minutes drive from our old shop – directions will be given upon booking this workshop.

Jun
28
Fri
Homemade home – Curtains £65
Jun 28 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Homemade home - Curtains  £65

Learn how to make professional curtains.  You will make one machine sewn sample curtain  with a pencil pleat tape heading.   You will then go on to make another sample curtain  handsewn with a   pinch pleat heading and weighted mitred corners.   We will go through how to measure your windows and discuss various fitting techniques.  These samples will act as reminders for when you go on to make your own curtains.  One metre of soft furnishing  fabric is required preferably a cotton/linen mix  (nothing too shiny or silky) everything else is provided.  Please bring along a packed lunch as we have no shops near the studio. Tea & cake provided by us!  To book this workshop please email:  info@anniesattic.co.uk  (alternatively call Jan 07535060025)

This workshop is being held at our Westerham sewing studio (5 minutes drive from the old shop) near Westerham heights garden centre.  Full directions will be given upon booking.