Sewing: Mend & Repair

Trousers too long? Zip broke on your favourite coat? Well, now you can make your own alternations and make the unwearable, wearable again!

In this half-day course, you will learn lots of basic skills to help you mend clothes and complete a broad range of sewing projects.

The course:

This class will cover the following:

  • How to hem trousers
  • How to insert a zip
  • How to sew on buttons
  • How to make a buttonhole
  • How to apply patches and applique 

In this course, you will be shown a number of different techniques and will get to practice them in class. This will be an excellent course for those wanting to dip their toe into making clothes or gifts and also those who would like to mend their own clothes.

Costs & Inclusions:

This course is €50 and runs from for a 1/2 day:

  • All tuition
  • All materials
  • All patterns and instructions
  • Refreshments
  • 10% off stock on the day

Students will be using a sewing machine, so a working knowledge of how to use a machine is needed. Students on the course get a 10% discount on fabrics/supplies bought in The Craft Cabin on the day.


Thursday 3rd Oct | 10.30am – 2.30pm

Booking & More Info:

Or call us on 00353 49 9527424 to book over the phone. A 50% deposit is needed to secure your booking off-line and full payment must be paid in advance.

For more information call us on 00353 49 9527424 or email us at