Hello and Welcome! My name is Sass and I am the lead tutor here at The Sewing School. If you have a dream to make something in cloth I can help you realise it. Based in the beautiful East Sussex countryside, the aim of The Sewing School is to provide you with weekly sewing classes, one day workshops and private tuition in a fun and friendly atmosphere so you can learn, create, socialise and escape! Come to us or we can come to you!

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Steampunk wedding dress

During my years as an independent wedding dress designer I always stowed away the little swatch cards of silk samples from my silk supplier once they have been withdrawn from stock. They are too beautiful to just throw away but are essentially worthless from a...

Creating New From Old – an upcycled adventure

I just love doing upcycled projects. Creating something new and exciting from an old, tired garment is so much fun and it uses up scraps and stash you have lying around. Unless it is for a client there seems to be less pressure for perfection as if it goes completely...

The Stuff of Dreams

Ask anyone who makes stuff with their hands what it is they dream of most or what is their most precious commodity when being creative. I wouldn’t like to put a statistic on it but I’ll bet there’s a huge number of them who will say “a place where I can go when I want...