Events

We are excited to invite you to our monthly sewing workshops held at our Buckminster showroom. Whether you’re a beginner looking to learn a new skill, someone wanting to refresh and refine your sewing techniques, or simply eager to spend time with a community of like-minded individuals, our workshops are the perfect place for you. Join us for a fun, engaging, and educational experience where you can develop your sewing abilities in a supportive and creative environment.

Additional information –

Location – Buckminster, Leicestershire

5, Buckminster Yard, Main St, Buckminster, Grantham NG33 5SB

Opposite the Tollemache Arms

Teas, coffees, juice and cakes will be provided on the day.

Please bring your own lunch.

10% discount in the Debbie Shore Sewing store on the day.

Wheelchair access is available via a lift.

Ample parking on site

Please note: Half Yard Sewing Club Member discount not appliable to this ticket, but will be available on the day.

Please purchase your ticket separately to other items online.

Contact the team if you have any questions or queries at enquiries@debbieshoresewing.com

Find our up-coming workshops and open days below –


Saturday 22nd June 2024

Suzie Duncan Sewing Workshop – Sunshine and Showers Appliqué Cushion Cover

Kit is included in the price.

Please bring your own sewing machine and basic sewing kit.

(fabrics will be different to the ones shown above)

Book now –


Saturday 13th July 2024

Hand sewing workshop with Tilly Rose – Project TBD

book now –


Saturday August 24th 2024

Buttons Workshop with Gina B (TICKETS COMING SOON)

Time: 10am – 3pm

About Gina – Gina Barrett has been making reconstructions of buttons, dress trimmings and other passementerie for museums and costumiers since 1999. Her work can be seen in a variety of museums, heritage sites & stately homes including the Royal Mews, the Royal Armouries, Historic Royal Palaces, Chicago Museum of Art, The Victoria & Albert Museum, English Heritage and Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre. 

She has provided buttons, ribbons and braid for an award-winning project at Perth Museum, and hundreds of buttons for the films “Napoleon” & “Sweeney Todd”. She has created buttons & trimmings for various series including “The Crown”, “Becoming Elizabeth” , “A Stitch in Time” as well as a few films yet to be released!

As an avid collector of antique & vintage textile buttons, Gina continues to research and to write about both old techniques and newly developed ones. 

Please bring your own scissors

book now –


20th & 21st July JUKI Open Days

Join us on the 20th and 21st of July for JUKI open days! Come and take a look around our sewing HQ and shop in person with Debbie and the team. We will be joined by Juki who will be demonstrating the latest sewing machines too, PLUS special guest demonstrations from our workshops.

There are 2 hour time slots throughout the day to manage the flow of customers, so please arrive at the time your ticket states. Please select your chosen time via the drop down menu when purchasing your ticket.

The price of your ticket will be exchanged for any purchase on the day.

Discounts available in the Debbie Shore Sewing store on the day too.

Please note: Half Yard Sewing Club Member discount not appliable to this ticket, but will be available on the day.

Additional information –

Location – Buckminster, Leicestershire

5, Buckminster Yard, Main St, Buckminster, Grantham NG33 5SB

Opposite the Tollemache Arms

Teas, coffees, juice and cakes will be provided on the day.

Wheelchair access is available via a lift.

Ample parking on site

Contact the team if you have any questions or queries at enquiries@debbieshoresewing.com


15th September 2024

Suzie Duncan Workshop – Sewing project TBD


10th November 2024

Suzie Duncan Workshop – Sewing project TBD

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