Sew Saturday 21st October 10am - 4pm

Once again we will be part of Sew magazine's national campaign to get people to sew and use their local stores. Join us for a day of sewing fun and promotions. Drop in for twenty minutes or stay all day!



The New Brother Sewing and Embroidery machines are in the studio. Come along and have a go. The latest sewing machine offers are on this page, see right.



We are now on Facebook!


We will be using this to help keep you up to date with events, hints and tips, offers and all things sewing.


Gift Vouchers - ideal gift

A perfect present for someone special who enjoys sewing: choose your amount in multiples of £5 which can be redeemed when booking workshops. Contact me for details.



Children's Sewing Classes

To encourage young sewers we are running three hour sessions during the school holidays. These are aimed at 8 to 12 year olds with an accompanying adult.

Thursday 13th April 2017 10am to 1pm Make a Name Cushion - booking essential

For more information or to book places contact Lorna.


Looking to buy a sewing machine?

As the local agent for Brother Sewing Machines in North Staffordshire. I can offer you my experience in helping you to choose the best machine for you. Come along to the studio, have a coffee, try out some machines from the Brother Innovis range and ask your questions. I'll be happy to help. Prices from £199. An hours free tuition with all machines sold.


Contact me before hand so I can give you my full attention. (Tel 07970 345628).

August/September 2017 offers (see right)

All Brother Sewing Machines come with a 3 year warranty.




Special Events

Looking for something different for a Hen party, Children's party, Baby Shower or just to get together with your friends, contact Lorna to discuss details. Activities can include: making knickers, bags, cushions, bunting or other personalised projects.



Abakhan Fabrics

Lorna will be in the Hanley store giving sewing demonstrations (12 noon until 3pm) in 2017.

Friday 21st July 2017

Free machine embroidery

Thursday 24th August 2017

Basic Curtain Making

Wednesday 1st November 2017

What can you do with an Overlocker?

Wednesday 13th December 2017

Sewing with Fleece Fabric for Winter warmth



Follow me on twitter @LKSewingAcademy




The Iconic Tweed Jacket


The Iconic Tweed Jacket Class (£46.49)

Use the links to get up to 50% off

Craftsy instructional tutorials are a great way to learn at home.

My Iconic Tweed Jacket class takes you through the process of choosing fabric, matching checks and constructing a Chanel-style jacket in three hours of comprehensive tuition.

Click here to find out more and you can buy the class to watch at your leisure.


Coachman's Cottage near Leek, Staffordshire

If you fancy a trip to Alton Towers, the Peak District or the famous pottery factories in Stoke-on-Trent we can offer you the perfect self catering accommodation for a week or short break.

Download Holiday Cottage Information

Coachman's Cottage




Come and try out the Brother Innov-is range, including the new Innov-is M280D


August & September 2017 Savers from Brother

Innov-is 20LE - Only £299 includes FREE Creative Sewing Pack worth £59.99

Download Innov-is 55 leaflet


Innov-is 1300 - only £899 includes FREE Creative Quilt Kit (worth £149.99) OR Creative Sewing Pack and Couture Kit (worth £144.98)

Download Innov-is 1300 leaflet


Innov-is 800E - Only £999 SAVE £300

Download Innov-is 800 leaflet


Innov-is 2600 - £1,999 and includes LED Pointer Embroidery Foot & 40 piece Embroidery Thread set worth £179.98

Download Innov-is 2600 leaflet


Innov-is V5 - £2,799 SAVE £200 and includes FREE Premium Upgrade Kit and Wide table worth £229.98

Download Innov-is V5 leaflet