In a nutshell

Where is it?
The group beginners sewing experience is held at Workshop in Headingley, Leeds.

Length of experience
This workshops lasts 2 hours.

What you need to know
This workshop is the perfect way to celebrate a birthday. It is possible to add a bespoke made birthday cake for £28.00 when making your booking. A list of flavours will be sent to choose from prior to your event.

How much will it cost?
The workshop costs £32 per person for a minimum of 4 people and a maximum of 6 people. Cost includes 1 drink per person and all materials used.

How to redeeem your voucher
Your e-voucher or gift box voucher will have a contact name and information about booking your experience. If you have any questions before booking please call 0800 772 0825.

The small print
Vouchers are valid for one year from date of purchase.

Voucher Delivery
Our eco-friendly voucher boxes are available for £3.50 and will be sent via Royal Mail first class post. Delivery time is approximately 1 or 2 days. PDF e-vouchers are FREE and emailed shortly after ordering.

Beginners Group Sewing Workshop – Make a Tote Bag


For complete beginners, this class is perfect for anyone new to sewing or anyone wanting to learn a new skill. You’ll learn everything you need to use a sewing machine and start stitching!

What to expect:

  • You’ll be taken through the very basics, from how to thread up your machine to setting your stitch length and correcting your tension. You’ll practice these and slowly build up your skills.
  • At the end of the class you’ll have made a simple tote bag and have the confidence you need to start your next sewing project.
  • Small class sizes of up to 6 people ensure you get maximum guidance.
  • Classes are 2 hours long and all materials and equipment are provided.
  • This workshop includes 1 drink per person.

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Please select a delivery method. You can send a PDF e-voucher by email to any email address (either the recipient's or your own for printing and forwarding) for free or send our Uniquely Local Gift Box (£3.50 extra) by post. If you would like the gift box addressed to someone other than the recipient please put the correct name in the voucher postage address field.


Beginners Group Sewing Workshop – Make a Tote Bag

The Beginners Group Sewing Workshop – Make a Tote Bag is run by the team at ‘Workshop’ from their independent coffee shop and sewing cafe in Headingley, Leeds.

Established in July 2018, the team at ‘Workshop’ aim to make sewing and craft more accessible to all. They have something for everyone from craft classes where you can learn to sew to a shop selling gifts and other bits and bobs to a cafe where they use local, organic and independent suppliers to bring you great food, tea and coffee!

Take a look at the full list of group workshops available :  Macramé Plant Pot Holder Workshop, Macramé Feathers Group Workshop, Bib Making Group Workshop, Tote Bag Beginners Sewing Workshop, Make Up Bag Group Sewing Workshop and Reusable Make Up Wipes Sewing Workshop