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Edge Trimmed & Embroidered Cushions
FACE-TO-FACE workshop
Friday 6 May

Friday 6 May 2022 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Edge Trimmed Cushion

Edge trimmed cushion with pom pomsEdge trimmed cushions: Flair + Style without all the hard work!

The ideal Mother’s Day gift! Spoil yourself or bring a friend/mother/daughter!

Edge trimming (think fringing and pom poms) really does add a whole new dimension to cushions, but there is no rule that says it has to go right around the cushion!  Add a decorative feature to just the sides of a cushion is EASY and addsEdge trimmed cushion with embroidery thread interest and individuality in a fraction of the time!!!

This technique looks particularly fabulous on rectangular cushions. Learn this great technique plus how to insert an invisible zip and you’ll be skilled up to slam out some fabulous new cushions at a rapid rate!!!  And some simple embroidery stitches take it to a whole new level!!!

Join us for this fun session on Mother’s Day
weekend and Edge trimmed cushion with fringe on chaircreate your own 50cm x 30cm cushion. We’ll have a glass of bubbles on hand plus Maurice’s legendary gluten free Ginger and Macadamia cookies!

What you will learn:

  • How to attach pompoms or fringing to the sides of a cushion
  • How to insert an invisible zip
  • How to create a selection of very easy embroidery stitches
  • How to assemble your cushion
  • How to use an overlocker

Edge trimmed cushion with bird embroideryWhat’s included:

  • Selection of pre-cut cushion kits to choose from in both contemporary and traditional styles. Kits have designer fabric fronts and plain coordinating backs.
  • Coordinating quality brush fringing or our wonderful multi-coloured maxi pom pom braid
  • Invisible zip
  • Embroidery threads and needle
  • Use of sewing machines, overlocker, scissors, pins, etc
  • A set of notes so that you can make more cushions at home
  • 50cm x 30cm feather foam inserts will be available for sale @ $22.00 each

Experienced required:

  • You must be familiar with the use of a sewing machine as this is not a learn to sew class.
  • No previous embroidery experience is necessary


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Friday 6 May 2022
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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Ministry of Handmade Studio
11 Eclipse Street
Bridgeman Downs, QLD 4035 Australia
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Julie Hillier
0414 467 405
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