Sewing Classes will Start again – with extra Safety due to COVID19

The picture above is not a try to copy Claude Monet’s aquarelle paintings… It’s my sewing machine photographed though a plastic sheet that is now hung up in my atelier! At the beginning I was quite irritated by these sheets, cos they  give a very blur vision to the person or subject in front of…

New Baby & Mum Sewing Class from April

From April 2nd the Sewing Circle is starting a new Baby & Mum Group. We are planning to meet every Tuesday from 10:00 – 12:30 and 13:00 – 15:30. At the moment are still 2 spaces open for newcomers!! Please contact me, if you are interested!   My mother in law, who came along today…

Patternmaking Class

The first patternmaking course has started about 3 weeks ago. In the first session we took all messurements and started to create a basic T-shirt pattern. The pattern is a construction from the messurements only. We don’t use any pre-made pattern at all! In the second session we finished the pattern for the sleeves and…

Beginners in Progress

The new beginners class is proceeding very well! Please get in contact, if you are also interested in Sewing Classes in English or Japanese. I’m teaching in Todoroki, Oimachi Line between Futakotamagawa and Jiyugaoka! Sewing machines and most materials are provided for the course.

New Sewing Classes will start in soon!

Hello Everyone, who is interested in learning how to sew! There will be two new courses: Saturdays (weekends) from 18:00 – 21:00 5 weeks short term course, ¥16.000 starting Saturday, August 27th and Monday evenings from 18:30 – 21:00 10 weeks course, ¥25.000 starting Monday, September 4th Please contact us, if you are interested to…

New Classes will start in September

Learn 10 basic sewing techniques and the use of a sewing machine. Beginner classes will start from September. There are 3 different course patterns available: 10 weeks course  (2,5 hours per session)  10 techniques + guidance through your own project (simple pants, bag, blouse…) for ¥25.000 Short term in 5 weeks (3 hours per session) 10 techniques…

Skirt Session

We had a skirt session in Chiyoda ku today! Within 4 hours we managed to cut and sew an ordermade Summer skirt. Starting from arranging the pattern on the fabric cutting…. fasten the tacks with pins having a first look on the skirt form sewing… and fitting the finished garment!

4th Sewing Circle Meeting at Todoroki Chikukaikan

The members of the Sewing Circle at Todoroki Chikukaikan are getting more and more creative! One mother created an icepack scarf for her son! (Our model is a girl 🙂 The icepack scarf is made of a front and a back cottonlayer. The pockets have the size that dry ice packages can be inserted. To…