What do I need to bring?

What you need to bring with you will be specified with your class information which you will receive in an email upon booking.


Where are the classes taking place?

Classes take place in Tanya’s design studio based in Derby at 18 Sadler Gate, DE1 3NH

Is there parking?

We do not have our own parking, but there are various car parks nearby in Derby’s city center. Parking near the cathedral is recommended.

How many places are there per class?

Classes are taught in small groups of 3 to 6 students.

Can I have a private class?

Private tuition is available, please contact Tanya to discuss all the details.

What level of skill do I need to have in order to attend the class?

The level of skill required for a particular class is mentioned in the class description. We offer classes for all different skills levels from total beginners to couture techniques.

How long do the classes go on for?

The length of the class will be specified in the class description, we offer a range of classes starting from half a day/ 3hours to a couple of days, it all depends on the project you would like to do. We also run “Sewing Club” on one evening of every week when you can join us with your own project and take advantage of using our design studio and professional advice to help you achieve what you set out to do at a high standard. Sewing club is 3 hours long, 6.00 – 9.00pm.

What sort of pre-class information will I receive?

Upon booking your class you will receive all the information required about the classes’ content, things you will be learning and the things you will need to bring.

Are there different level classes?

Yes, we run a range of classes suitable for different skill levels.

Do you sell gift certificates?

Yes, you could buy a gift certificate for any of our classes, just contact Tanya for details.

The Anvil

18 Sadler Gate




Tel: 07595 334 048

Email: sewingclassesderby@gmail.com


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