Barbara Taylor


Expert, personal service for your special garment requirements. Over 30 years experience.

Learn to Sew – Better!


Make your own Pattern Blocks, Dressmaking, Trousers to Fit, Your Overlocker, Your Domestic Machine, Bunting, Fittings & Alterations, and more.

See our up to date workshop schedule in the shop for more specific information. Barbara Taylor is an experienced tutor, certified to teach in these subjects.

Professional Alterations Service for ladies and gents
Design & Dressmaking Service
Special occasion wear and bridal wear made to measure.
Soft Furnishings Service
Fabrics, Fat Quarters
Costume Creation

Pop in and see us when you can.

Payments for alterations and soft furnishings are charged at point of order in full. This can be paid via cash, debit/credit card, or cheque supported by a valid cheque guarantee number.
Orders for garment creation and soft furnishings are charged at a minimum of 50% on ordering, with the remainder to be paid on completion. Workshops are charged in advance.ts, make sure your creations have the WOW factor.