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Sewing – Soft Furnishings, Cushion Embellishment

Aspire to create your own designer style for your home? This is the course for you!

This introductory one-day course will provide you with practical and professional hints and tips on how to give your cushions the wow factor by adding applique and piping. Your tutor will guide you through the making of two designer-led cushion designs. You will learn professional tips and tricks such as how best to co-ordinate fabrics, professional piping methods and how to insert a zip correctly. You will prepare and sew one/two cushions to take home with you at the end of the day.

This course is suitable for anyone who possesses good basic sewing skills in setting up & threading a machine and being able to sew. More experienced stitchers are also very welcome

Course Code
Sat 19 Mar 2022
1 Day
09:30 - 16:00
Aireville Campus
Study Location
£ 50 *
Exam: £0


  • Once enrolled, you will be provided with a ‘Kit List’ of sewing resources you may like to bring with you on the day (i.e. your own shears etc), although all tools are provided
  • You will need to bring 1m of mid-weight plain fabric for each cushion you intend to make

* Fee remission may be available for this course, visit Fees and Funding for further information

What's Next?

Please complete our online enrolment form.

Meet the team
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