Monday, October 7, 2019

Coming up at Create.Hobby!

Spring is finally here, which makes it the perfect time to learn a new skill. That is why we have decided to bring back the Cosmos Bralette workshop. The Cosmos bralette is a well fitted, comfortable bralette pattern created by Afternoon patterns. We teach you step by step how to put together you very own bralette and a matching knickers.


The workshop will take place at the Create.Hobby studio (142 Lower Main Road, Observatory on Saturday 12 October, 11:00-15:00. Cost is R550 excluding a kit or R1010 including a brakit (pattern and materials).

*This workshop is suitable for someone with a some basic sewing knowledge.


If you would like to learn how to sew, our next 6 week Beginner's course dates are:
Monday 21 October, 18:00-20:00

Friday 25 October, 10:00-12:00

Saturday 2 November, 11:00-13:00 (Note: We are closed every 4th weekend)

During this course we show you from scratch how to use a domestic sewing machine. we also show you how to insert elastics, zips, buttons, hems and we teach you how to read a bought pattern. To practice your basic sewing skills, you will also complete 2 exciting sewing projects

Cost for this course is R2700 incl. all materials.


The school holidays are just over 2 months away and we have not forgotten about the young, aspiring fashionistas. We are hosting a Kids Sewing Camp that will run over 3 days, 9-11 December, 9:30-12:00 and 9-11 January 2020, 10:00-12:30. During this time we teach the young ones how to operate a domestic sewing machine and they sew 2 or 3 fun projects. Cost is R1200 per child incl. materials. Classes are suitable for ages 7-15 years. Boys are also welcome.


If you are more into the craft side of things, we do also have a beginner's crochet workshop coming up. Join us on Thursday 10 October, 10:00-11:30 or Tuesday 15 October, 10:00-11:30. The mini workshop will take place at the Create.sewing shop loft, 187 Lower Main Road, Observatory.

Cost is R100 and for an additional R49 we will include a kit with everything you would need.

If you already know some basics, you can join our intermediate group. On Saturday, 26 October at 14:00-15:30, we have a workshop on how to crochet multicoloured granny squares. Cost is also R100 and materials are available at an extra cost.

We also have an option of private lessons, where you can get help projects of your choice.



To book a sewing or pattern making lesson or a workshop you can contact us at info@createhobby.co.za. You can also find us at www.createhobby.co.za | www.facebook.com/CreateHobby | www.instagram.com/create.hobby/