Sewing Retreat

The Brighton Sewing  Retreat

21st, 22nd & 23rd March 2018


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Three days of sewing, relaxing and socialising at the Beautiful Harbour Hotel & Spa in Brighton

I will be creating a lovely sewing space in the Marine Room at the Hotel which is light and airy with plenty of room for you to make a project of your choice.

I will be on hand to help with lots of tips and techniques; there will also be demonstrations and talks from myself and Frances Tobin of The Maker’s Atelier.

Refreshments and a buffet lunch will be provided each day with afternoon tea on Friday before you head home.

You can choose to stay at the Harbour Hotel and enjoy breakfast and use of the wonderful Spa (there will be a discount on room rates for those on the retreat)


What You Need To Bring : Sewing project including pattern, fabric & notions, sewing machine with leads and accessories, sewing box.

What I Will Provide :  Gift Box, Overlockers, Irons & ironing Boards, pressing tools, haberdashery shop


How Each Day Will Go (ish) 

Day 1

10.00 - Welcome, Refreshments & Introductions - Discussion - The Vital Statistics

10.30 - Start Sewing Projects

13.00 - Buffet Lunch

13.45 - Work on Projects

15.00 - Refreshments

16.30 - End of Sewing Day

18.30 - Welcome Drink in The Har-Bar

19.00 - Talk by Frances Tobin of The Maker's Atelier - The Growth of the Commercial Pattern

20.00 - Dinner in The Jetty Restaurant (optional)

Day 2

09.30 - Masterclass - The Importance of Pressing

10.00 - Sewing Projects

11.30 - Refreshments

13.00 - Lunch

13.45 - Work on Projects

15.00 - Refreshments

17.00 - End of Sewing Day

18.30 - Cocktail Making Masterclass

19.30 - Dinner arrangements to be confirmed

Day 3

09.30 - Sewing Projects

11.30 - Refreshments

13.00 - Buffet Lunch

13.45 - Sewing Projects

16.00 - Farewell Afternoon Tea


Timings are approximate with lots of fun things planned.  The cost of dinner is not included so eating at the hotel or offsite is up to you.  More information will be provided on booking


Level: All

Venue: Brighton Harbour Hotel & Spa

Dates: 21st, 22nd & 23rd March 2018

Start/End time: 9.30am-5pm

Duration: 3 days

Tutor: Claire Tyler


The cost of the Brighton Sewing Retreat will be £295


To book your place please email me at 

I will then send details of accommodation discounts and more retreat details