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Please bear with us while we update our website.

In the meantime details of our Autumn class timetable can be found at the bottom of the page.
For all enquiries please email us on hello@bobbinsewingschool.com


Welcome to Bobbin.  A little haven in the heart of Winchester offering enjoyable sewing classes to anyone who’d love to sew armed with a few more tricks up their sleeve.  We hold classes in our NEW studio at The Consortium on Jewry Street and at Winchester Discovery Centre.   Fancy time-out to make your own gorgeous clothes?  Want to create handmade gifts to warm the heart? Or is it time to give your home a makeover?  You’ve come to the right place.  From dressmaking, interiors, pattern cutting, crafts and accessories – we’ve got the lot and will be adding more courses through the year.

Choose from a variety of courses from beginner onwards.  We hope you find something that inspires you to get sewing!


Are you stuck on a project at home?  Do you want a bit of friendly advice to get you moving again?   Our studio at The Consortium is also home to our sewing cafe.  Come in, have a cuppa and relax at our machines.  We will be on hand to help you move your project along in the comfort of our cosy studio.  We hire machines, give advice and dish out refreshments all for £6 an hour.   Please email us for booking.

Autumn Timetable

Classes marked with an * will require fabric purchases prior to the class To book classes at Winchester Discovery Centre please visit their booking page, because of data protection we do not receive your details from WDC so once you have booked please contact us and we will send further details for you. To book classes at The Consortium please e-mail us hello@bobbinsewingschool.com

Wed 8th Wed 15th & Wed 22nd @Con  9.30- 4.30 Dressmaking over 3 weeks* £150 max 3
Mon 13th @WDC 9.15- 4.45 Fab Shift dress* £60 Max 8
Thurs 16th @ Con 10-1pm Free Motion Machine Embroidery £30 max 5
Sat 18th @WDC 9.30-12.30 How to use a sewing machine £30 max 8
Sat 18th @ Con 1.30 – 4.30 Drop in and Stitch £6 per hour
Tues 21st @WDC Roman Blinds Masterclass *£60 max 8
Sat 25th @ Con  10.30  – 1pm Hand Sewing Skills £20 max 5
Sat 25th  @ Con  1.30pm -4.30pm  Piped Cushions* £30 max 5
Mon 3rd @WDC 9.30-12.30 How to use a sewing machine £30 max 8
Sat 8th   Sat 15th & Sat 22nd @Con 9.30 -4.30 Dressmaking over 3 weeks *£150 max 3
Mon 10th @ WDC  9.30- 3.30 Beginner sewing Masterclass £60 max 8
Wed 12th  & Wed 19th @ Con 10-1pm Alterations over 2 sessions* £60 max 4
Wed 12th @Con  2-4.30pm Hand Sewing techniques £20 max 5
Thurs 13th @ Con 10am – 4pm Patchwork Table Runner *£50 max 5
Mon 17th @ Con 10am -1pm How to Use a Sewing Machine £30 max 5
Mon 17th @ Con 2pm -5pm Dressmaking Essentials – Setting in Sleeves £30 max 5
Tues 18th @ Con 10-1pm Free Motion Machine Embroidery £30 max 5
Wed 19th  @ Con 10am -1pm Dressmaking essentials – Zips and Buttonholes £30 max 5
Wed 19th @Con 1.30 -4.30 Drop in and Stitch £6 per hour
Mon 24th @WDC 9.15- 4.45 Fab Shift dress *£60 Max 8
Wed 26th @Con 10-1pm Kitchen Textiles* £30 Max 5
Wed 26th @Con  2-5pm Drop in and Stitch £6 per hour
Wed 3rd @Con 10-3.30 Christmas stockings *£45 max 5
Wed 10th @Con 9.30-12.30 How to use a sewing machine £30 max 5
Wed 10th @ Con 1.30 – 4.30 Drop in and Stitch £6 per hour
Sat 13th @Con 10-3.30 Christmas stockings *£45 max 5
Wed 17th @Con 10-3.30 Christmas Bunting and Sewn Decorations* £45 max 5