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Sewing Retreats

 

 

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The Brighton Sewing Retreat

  18th, 19th & 20th March 2020

 

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Three days of sewing, relaxing & socialising at the fantastic Jurys Inn Waterfront Hotel in Brighton.

I will be creating a lovely sewing space in the Noblesse Room at the Hotel which, is light & 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 & techniques; there will also be demonstrations & talks from myself and a guest speaker.

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

If you choose to stay at the Hotel there will be a discount on the room rates.   You can then enjoy breakfast, use of the leisure facilities & make the most of being in an inspirational location.

 

The cost of The Brighton Sewing Retreat will be £375

Early Bird Booking - before 31st July 2019 £325

MAXIMUM NUMBER OF ATTENDEES : 18

 

To reserve your place please email amy@claire-tyler.com 

 

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The Maker's Atelier Sewing Retreat

 

29th & 30th April, 1st May 2020

 

Jury's Inn Waterfront Hotel, Brighton

 

The Makers Atelier Sewing Retreat

 

 

The Maker's Atelier Sewing Retreat will start with a One-Day Masterclass in different fabric constructions Seasonal trends and which fabrics to choose, covering classic knit and woven constructions as well as leathers and modern technical fabrics.

 

You will have swatches to work on and will choose a Maker’s Atelier pattern to make, and there will be one-to-one discussions with Frances Tobin and Claire Tyler, sewing expert and teacher, to help you decide on fabric choice.

 

At the end of the day there will be a chance to go on a fabric shopping trip, then over the next two days you will sew your pattern, learning techniques and tricks for working with fabrics to achieve professional finishes.

 

Our aim is to give you the skills and confidence to make informed fabric choices, enabling you to produce more beautiful garments in your future sewing projects.

 

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Reviews From Last Years Sewing Retreat

 

'A hugely enjoyable and inspirational three days spent immersed in fabrics and stitching!'  

 

'The Retreat has re-energised my love of sewing, of fabrics and of producing garments that are a pleasure both to make ands wear.' 

 

'Thank you so much, I have learnt so many valuable skills and techniques' 

 

'Sincere and heartfelt thanks to you for such a fabulous and inspiration event!'

 

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The Cost of The Maker's Atelier Retreat is £545, There is an Early Bird Booking price of £495 if booked before 1st October 2019.

Maximum Number of Attendees : 18

 

 

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The New York Sewing Tour and Cruise

July 2020

New York Tour  New York Tour New York Tour

 

Join us for 10 days of sewing related fun!

We plan to fly to New York where we will spend 3 days of sightseeing, visiting museums and of course there will be lots of Fabric Shopping!

We will be staying in the wonderful Rennaisance Hotel on Time Square and will by joined by the fabulous Couture Dress Designer Kenneth D King for an inspirational talk one evening

We will then embark on the Queen Mary 2 where sewing machines will meet us for a 7 day cruise back to Southampton whilst we enjoy 5 days of uninterrupted sewing in luxurious surroundings.

Claire will be on hand with plenty of advice and tuition as well as daily masterclasses.

Prices start from £3200 including all accommodation, flight to New York & Cruise.  The only thing not included is food in New York and Spending Money !

There are also limited spaces for those who would like to join us for the New York Tour only and wish to fly back instead of joining us on the Cruise

If you would like more infomation please contact us 

 MAXIMUM NUMBER OF ATTENDEES : 12 

 

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The West Country Retreat

18th, 19th & 20th November 2020

West Country Retreat

Three days of sewing, relaxing & socialising at the beautiful Dartington Hall Hotel in Totnes, Devon.

I will be creating a lovely sewing space in the Gate House at the Hotel which, is light & 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 & techniques; there will also be demonstrations & talks from myself and a guest speaker 

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

If you choose to stay at the Hotel there will be a discount on the room rates.   You can then enjoy breakfast and make the most of being in this beautiful location.

 

The cost of The West Country Sewing Retreat will be £375

Early Bird Booking - before 1st February 2020 £345

 MAXIMUM NUMBER OF ATTENDEES : 18

 

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To reserve your place please email amy@claire-tyler.com 

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