Say goodbye to fast fashion and hello to your first garment.

Sewing courses

Joyful sewing courses for absolute beginners or sewers with some experience. Buy a block of five 1:1 hour long classes for yourself or as a gift. Learn to operate a sewing machine, get your sewing ‘L’ plates and make your first garment step by step with our instructor Emma.

One-off sewing classes including a sewing refresher, Sewing pattern 101 (learn to read and cut a sewing pattern) and Overlocker basics are 2 hours long.

What’s included? Use of tools, haberdashery and a sewing pattern. Bring your own sewing machine or use our machines. Tea or coffee & cake provided, send us your dietary requirements.

Learn to sew £150
Sewing refresher£38
Sewing pattern 101£35
Confident beginner sewing course£150
Overlocker basics£45
Course pricing

Garment repairs & alterations

MEND. repair garments in our home studio. Services include replacing zips, elastic and other common fastenings. Repairs of wear and tear such as patching holes or damage to textiles.

Alterations to garments, such as shortening or lengthening sleeves, trouser legs or skirt length. Adjusting garment fit for comfort.

Trouser length adjustment£15
Repair fastening£15
Patch garment£20
Adjust garment fit£20
Replace zip£16
Pricing guide for garment repairs and alterations

Sewing parties & events

MEND. design and host creative sewing parties. Bond with your guests and create a beautiful garment or project you can each take home and treasure.

With contemporary project concepts for birthdays, baby showers, wedding groups and festivals, you can be confident of a workshop to remember. Ask for a free consultation to discuss your event. Price on quotation.

Sewing day for 6 people£250
Sewing party to people or more Price on quotation
Corporate away dayPrice on quotation
Wedding servicesPackage price on quotation
Sewing birthday partyFrom £350

COVID safety is important to our tutors, visitors and clients.

For this reason masks are provided for all 1:1 classes. Tutors are fully vaccinated, boosted and wear visors for teaching activities.

You will need to show a negative lateral flow test to attend a course appointment, workshop or training event. Appointments can be rescheduled where a test result is positive.

Wear clothes that matter.

— Solitaire Townsend

Have a question or want more details? Message us at MEND.

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