the stitchery


The Stitchery is a  sewing  and design business that specialises in delivering  a range of sewing workshops and courses in a well equipped sewing studio based at a home studio in Roath Cardiff.

It is our aim at the ‘the stitchery’ to  create opportunities for people to regain the love and skills of sewing. We want to in these thrifty times, to encourage repair and  recycling, innovation and creativity.

The courses are  informal but packed with lots of learning and sewing tips along the way and are designed to be fun and sociable, giving participants the confidence and inspiration to take on a range of independent sewing projects.

Helen Gubb, director of 'the Stitchery' and  co-founder of Milkwood Gallery  and Made in Roath arts festival, is a qualified teacher with over 20 years experience of facilitating,  developing and coordinating a range of innovative craft and textile courses.

At the stitchery we pride ourselves on providing a high quality, friendly service that keeps the customers best interests in mind, with a special interest in restyling  and repairing vintage clothes.










Alterations and Repairs upholstery


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