How do I download a pattern from your website?
I am having trouble logging into my account?
I have forgotten the username or password to my account?
How do I piece together the downloaded pattern?
Where are you based?
The Somerset Studio is located in Somerset (UK), situated on Bowdens Farm. Bowdens Farm is a business park in Hambridge (5 minutes from Curry Rivel, 10 minutes from Langport), on the Somerset Levels. Our Somerset address is:
We are on the lookout for a suitable venue in Oxfordshire, our classes are currently run in Burford (OX18 4QU). Location may vary (based on class), we will be in touch to confirm specific location after booking.
For details on how to find us, take a look at our Find Us page.
What are the Somerset Studio opening times?
How do I book a place on a class?
What payment methods do you take?
What is your cancellation policy?
If you are unable to attend, please let us know as soon as possible and we will do our best to accommodate you on a different day. You may send someone in your place if you prefer. You should let us have their contact details (name, address, e-mail address and telephone number) in advance so that arrangements can be made where possible and confirmation details can be passed on.
What if Made To Sew has to cancel a class?
Do you have a waiting list if a class is full?
How many people are in a class?
I don't know what I want to learn, where do I start?
What level am I?
Is there a minimum age limit for attending a class?
What do I need to bring?
We have sewing machines (Husqvarna Emerald Series) and overlockers (Babylock Imagine) available for your use, however you are welcome to bring your own machine to work on should you prefer. We kindly ask that you let us know if you plan to bring your own machine so that we can prepare the studio accordingly. We have plenty of equipment (scissors, pins, needles etc.) available for your use during the class, however you are welcome to bring your own.
We recommend that you bring along a notebook and pen for taking notes and if you are attending a day class, you will be required to provide your own lunch.
Do I need to bring my own sewing machine?
Do I need to provide lunch?
Somerset Studio: You are welcome to purchase lunch on the day at the onsite Café at Bowdens Farm; Brown & Forrest Smokery. The Smokery offer a selection of soups, sandwiches and plates of food that can be eaten in or brought back to the Studio. Please bear in mind that The Smokery is closed on a Sunday.
Oxfordshire: Lunch can be purchased from a number of cafes and shops on Burford High Street.
We provide a selection of tea, coffee, herbal tea and squash, as well as biscuits to keep energy levels high throughout the class.
What about car parking?
Oxfordshire: Adequate FREE parking in Burford village.