We are pleased to say our Freelance Embroider, Ami Waring, has her award winning garment on show at The Garden Museum, London. Ami’s finished garment is on display alongside unseen process pictures, explanations of the stages, the photoshoot and her inspiration for the project. The garment itself is sensational with hundreds of hours […]
This weekend we have a few spaces left on our Tambour weekend workshop. This is a beginners class, you will learn the basics of this couture technique. How to use the tambour hook. How to apply beads Finally how to apply sequins The class will take place in a Fitzrovia studio on Saturday […]
This weeks designer focus is Hannah Mansfield, also known as The Perpetual Maker over on Instagram. Hannah is a freelance fashion embroider from Bristol. After graduating with a degree in textile design, Hannah has gone on to create and explore the world of tambour and goldwork,this exploration also has recently awarded her with 3rd prize […]
The London Embroidery School is now running a two day Tambour Beading Course which takes place on weekends. This is an intensive workshop that is an introduction to the couture skill of tambour, through to some of the more professional applications of the technique. Saturday: At the start we will focus on the essential tambour chain stitches. Learning the knack […]
Just to let you all know we have just launched a new exciting flower making course which is available at all levels: – Flower Making Weekend Workshop – Beginners – Flower Making Weekend Workshop – Intermediate – Flower Making Weekend Workshop – Advanced In this class our tutor Cecile who has been trained at the famous Lemarie Studio in Paris and […]
Indian Ari Hooks with wooden handles are back in stock after high demand! These packs come with three hooks in them and is very similar to a Tambour hook but very fine and longer. Average length of tip 2-3cm, including handle 9-10cm.