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NEW! Sweets Dreams Are Made of Duvets (Advanced Beginner)
NEW! Sweets Dreams Are Made of Duvets (Advanced Beginner)

NEW! Sweets Dreams Are Made of Duvets (Advanced Beginner)

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Learn to sew a custom designed duvet cover and matching pillow shams or pillow cases (optional). This workshop is a great way to grow your confidence and practice your basic sewing skills. Sew this matching set for your bedroom or for someone else! 

You’ll begin by planning your simple design and cutting out your fabrics, based off the size of duvet and pillows you would like to make. You will learn how to insert a duvet zipper in this classes, which is great way to get over a common fear of working with zippers. 

Skill Level: Advanced Beginner 

Skill requirements: 

A Beginner Boot Camp (Garment, Home Sewing or Quilting), Learn to Sew: Cushion Cover, Sew a Tote bag, Bunting Workshop OR basic sewing experience such as knowing how to thread and use a sewing machine, wind a bobbin, construct simple seams, and be familiar with sewing terminology such as "right sides of fabric together" and "seam allowance." 

Must be aged 16+

In this workshop you will learn:

  • How to create a custom duvet cover with your own design
  • How to sew a duvet zipper
  • How to sew custom pillows
  • Learn different types of seam finishes ie: serged, french seams etc

What we provide: 

  • Equipment: sewing machines and all tools

What you provide:

  • Fabric for your duvet and pillow shams/cases (optional)
  • Duvet zipper
  • 2 spools of coordinating thread
  • Machine if you have your own (optional, we have machines) 

Fabric requirements:

  • Twin - 5 1/4 m (45" wide), 5 m (60" wide)
  • Double - 5 1/2 m (45" wide), 5 1/4 m (60" wide)
  • Queen - 8 1/2 m (45" wide), 5 3/4 m (60" wide)
  • King - 9 m (45" wide), 6 m (60" wide) 
  • For 108" double wide back fabric 3 m will work for all duvet sizes 
  • Extra 1.5 - 2 m of fabric for pillow covers/shams (optional)

Recommended fabric:

Quilting cotton, Cotton sateen, Stable linen, Cotton linen canvas, Cotton double wide back (108"" wide) 

We offer a 20% student discount on all your supplies for this workshop! You will be sent a code to use online once you've registered for your class! Or come into the shop and we can help you find fabric. 


Group size: Maximum 6 guests to keep our classes cozy and fun!