january, 2019

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15jan6:30 pm9:30 pmSold Out!Tambour Beading6:30 pm - 9:30 pm

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This is a unique opportunity to learn tambour beading and couture embellishment with Couture dress designer Charlotte Appleby in Nova Scotia, Canada!

This workshop gives an insight into tambour beading and couture embellishments applied to haute couture fashion, bridal and interiors. Learn how to create a solid framework for beading using silk organza. This technique can be applied to larger frames to eventually bead panels for a garment.

Apply a variety of beads to the frame using 2 techniques: Tambour beading- The main beading technique used in most fashion houses. A focus will be on the essential tambour chain stitches, creating a chain of beads. Once you get going, it becomes quite addictive!

The other technique involves using a beading needle and is easily learnt. A focus on using your newly found skills to learn to apply beads to fabric in the tambour technique and applying beads using a needle.

Please remember although you will be learning in a mixed technique group, your class is tailored specifically to your progress.
Beading techniques learnt are combined and applied to a small design.

Price: $215
All materials are included in price
Tambour hook, handle & frame can be rented for $25 or purchased for $60 at the end of the class

Tuesday Jan 15th 6:30pm-9:30pm
Thursday Jan 17th 6:30pm-9:30pm

Limited spots available

To book: Pay a deposit of $100 online or directly to Charlotte through Paypal charlotte@theenglishtailoress.co.uk

The remainder amount will be paid on the day of the course.


(Tuesday) 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm


Sew With Vision Store

480 Parkland Drive, Suite 102

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