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Attend our sewing classes and really improve your proficiency

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These are some of the weekend classes for 2017

All materials, lunch and refreshments are provided in the cost of the course but you will need to bring an 8-inch hoop, scissors and seat cushion. Help and support from 2 tutors is always at hand. The maximum number of the class is 10 so book early to avoid disappointment.

Bed and breakfast

With bed and breakfast facilities, why not stay overnight and really take the time to enjoy your stay over in Oswestry.
Saturday/Sunday 24th/25th June - Crewel Work Leaf 
This design is stitched with stranded cotton. Please contact the shop for further details. 
Crewel Work Leaf Cross Stitch
Saturday/Sunday 16th/17th September - Embroidery Initial
This course is stitched on silk, covering many different stitches. you choose which initial you wish to sew. A kit will be put together for you. It is important that the final decision on the initial you wish to sew is submitted by mid August, allowing us to make up your kit. 
Embroidery Initial Cross Stitch
Saturday/Sunday 14th/15th October - Calico Garden Workshop (The Mill Cottage)
This is not a project for complete beginners. The only requirement needed is a basic sewing kit, a hoop, lamp and magnifier if used, and any thread, bits of lace etc students would like to include. Please contact the shop for further details. 
The Mill Cottage Cross Stitch


The nimble thimble office a wonderful venue for your stitching group in our studio in the beautiful
Tanat Valley on the Shropshire, Welsh border.

Refreshments are available throughout the day and we provide morning coffee, a buffet lunch and an afternoon tea for 10 per head.

Your group will be able to bring their sewing and also peruse the range of kits, charts and materials and enjoy the 10% discount throughout your visits.

For more information regarding a visit either for a day or overnight accommodation can be arranged please telephone Chris 01691780088 or email
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