Sewing and Dressmaking with Mairi Brown

Prices range from £25 for beginners up to £170 for 2 day corset classes. A range of sewing based classes at Mairi B’s World of Sewing studio at the Out of the Blue Drill Hall.
  • Intensive one to one tuition is available at a rate of £28 per hour.
  • Gift vouchers are available.
  • All classes are held at Mairi B’s sewing studio in the Drill Hall at 36 Dalmeny St, Edinburgh.
  • There is free-on street parking.
  • During a full day class there will be a half hour break for lunch.
  • There is a café that sells a wide range of homemade food in the building which is open 10am – 5pm Monday to Saturday or bring your own packed lunch.
  • A booking form can be emailed to you on request.
  • All workshops must be paid for before the class.
  • Classes will run with a minimum of 2 people & a maximum of 4.

Please visit the website for more information and bookings.

Info & bookings: 07719 843 437

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