Padded Pelmets or Hand Sewn Headings

January 29th or join our 10 Date Courses

These decorative items can be soft made from fabric alone or padded over a wooden base to create an impressive window treatment.


You can learn a variety on this one day workshop, how to:


  • Make Goblet heading

  • Make Triple Pleat heading

  • Calculate & construct Double Pleats

  • Allow for hems & turnings

  • Finish off professionally

  • Hang & dress the above

If you have never used a sewing machine before, you may need to have attended the Sewing Machine Day first.


OR Lambrequins (Padded wooden Pelmets)


  • Shape your pattern

  • Cut out plywood accurately

  • Hinge the returns

  • Pad out lambrequin face

  • Apply main fabric

  • Line & finish backing

  • Apply trimmings

  • Apply fixings

The choice is yours - make the samples you prefer

Included: Professional Tuition, your fabric packs, coffee on arrival, lunch, refreshments & afternoon tea

Arrive: 9.50am - finish around 4pm - Location: Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire, OX7 5UY

Hi Sue,

Thank you so much for the speedy picture evidence of what I made with you ..... Mum has been suitably impressed!! 


Thank you so much for your patience, good humour and expert, easy to follow, advice.  I really feel I have learnt a lot.

I want to put my new skills into good use and then will definitely be back for more in the future.

Many thanks, take care.


Claire, x. Kent                                         

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Sue Hazell

Sewing Tuition

Chipping Norton




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