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june, 2021

25jun11:00 am5:00 pmFreestyle Open Sewing Class (Pattern Focus)Treat yourself to some quality sewing time in our studio and receive tailored support with a new or work in progress dressmaking project

Event Details

An opportunity to work on a dressmaking project with Barley’s support and studio facilities. Be it a new pattern you’d like help with tackling or a half finished garment you’re a bit stuck on!

All levels of sewer are welcome but you do need to know your way around a sewing machine.

During the day, Barley will also share advice and tips on certain techniques that your pattern might call for, getting a good fit and ways of achieving a professional finish to your make.

Time: 11am – 5pm

Class Size: 4 participants to ensure social distancing and plenty of individual working space.

Class Includes: Use of ‘Brother’ sewing machines (but you are welcome to bring your own sewing machine if you would prefer) tools, selection of threads and haberdashery (but check that we have what you need in advance of the class)

Please Bring: Your Project! Ideally cut out your pattern pieces in advance of the class, but if you are new to working with patterns, you are welcome to cut out with Barley’s assistance. We also sell some patterns at Fabrications.

Price: £60

HOW TO BOOK: Contact us directly on 020 7275 8043 or BOOK ONLINE

Please Note: The workshop will take place in the Fabrications studio (which is downstairs from the shop via 12 steps)


Health Guidelines for this Event

Masks Required
Physical Distance Maintained
Event Area Sanitized
Other Health Guidelines Each participants is provided with an Individual work area which includes your own hand santiser and the necessary equipment, tools, and materials for the workshop. PLEASE INFORM US IMMEDIATELY if you or a member of your household develop Covid-19 related symptoms (this will not affect your ability to re book)


(Friday) 11:00 am - 5:00 pm


Barley MasseyTextile Designer Maker & Founder/Caretaker of Fabrications 7 Broadway Market

Fabrications7 Broadway MarketThe workshop / event takes place in the Fabrications "Imaginerium" studio located downstairs from the shop area.