Other Services


Petticoat hire

I have hoop and net petticoats that you can hire for those dresses that need extra support.


Measurements for online garment ordering

If you are going to purchase a garment online and need measurements to be taken, I can do this for you.


other2Garment Steaming

I can steam garments to remove the creases from storage and being packaged for despatch.


Garment Covers

I stock plastic and breathable dress covers to protect your dress for storage and transport.



I am a textile tutor at New Directions Reading, where I teach classes in sewing, knitting and crochet. Visit the website to see what classes are available.
While I occasionally teach private classes in dressmaking, my other commitments can make this difficult to schedule. Contact me to discuss your requirements.


other1Support for home dressmakers

If you are a home dressmaker, you may find it awkward to fit yourself, mark hems, take measurements etc. This is something I can help you with. Call or email me for an appointment.


I am a member of the UKSewing Yahoo group. We are a community that supports and encourages each other. If you are interested in sewing, I encourage you to join.