Summer party details
win £50 of g&g vouchers

Blog / 8 July 2016

With our summer party just a week away we've been busy getting the final preparations ready.

Our programme of FREE demonstrations in the studio has also been set.

Our gorgeous studio will be open on the day for you to have a look around.

From 10am-12pm drop in to get advice from our expert tutor Layla who will be able to advise on any dressmaking conundrums you have.

Whether its fitting advice, tips on a tricky technique or simply help in taking accurate body measurements and choosing a size, Layla will be more than happy to help!

In the afternoon we have an great programme of demonstrations to help hone your stitching skills! All are FREE and there is no need to book, just come along on the day!

12.30pm -1pm How to make continuous bias binding and binding a neckline

1-1.30pm How to make and insert piping into your garments

1.30pm-2pm Top tips for invisible and centered zip insertion

2.30pm-3pm Top Tips for sewing jersey on a regular sewing machine and adding a neckband neatly

3pm-3.30pm - How to use a cover stitch machine to hem your garments

4pm - 4.30pm Adding poppers to your garments in place of buttons

There have been lots of lovely entries into our competition to win £50 of g&g vouchers!

There is still time to enter before it closes on the 16th July.

All you need to do is post a picture of your handmade summer outfit on Instagram, Facebook or Twitter using the #gandgsummerwardrobe or email your picture to if you don't use these platforms.