Start the year with some new skills and a new dress...

Happy New Year Stitchers!

To celebrate - and to alleviate those back-to-work blues - we bring you a great offer:

20% off our shirt dress class with Sew Dixie Lou beginning this week. Details below....


McCalls 6696 Shirt Dress

Wednesday 07 January 2015

Session: 3

Price: Reduced from £145 to £116 (Call the shop to book - 020 7704 1060)

Time: 6.30-9.30pm

Level: Intermediate

A flattering and versatile waisted shirt dress with a close-fitting bodice, collar and side pockets. Make with short or bracelet length sleeves or a sleeveless version and choose either a pleated or a fitted skirt. Your teacher will be Clare Szabo, author of the popular Sew Dixie Lou Blog. The dress is a great favourite of hers - read her account of making two versions of the dress at

- All sundry materials and refreshments will be provided in the class.

- Students for this course should be competent basic sewers and as a minimum should have completed our Next Steps session or equivalent.

- Some homework will be required during the course.

- The pattern is included and will be yours to take away but you will be required to bring your own fabric.