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Sewing & Embroidery Machine Tuition

Are you fed up of constantly searching for answers to your sewing and embroidery machine questions, and not quite finding the right thing?

Had enough of your machine jamming up all the time and out of ideas of how to resolve it?


Looking for someone to help you start out on your sewing or embroidery machine journey?

If the answer was yes to any of those, read on!

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How can I help you?

Based in South East London, I provide online and face to face tailored tuition to help people just like you to avoid common mistakes, save time & money, troubleshoot & resolve issues easily and quickly, so you can get back to the fun part!


I've helped all kinds of sewists & embroiderers, hobbyists & professionals to get more from their machines and embroidery digitising software, so let me help you too!

You might be a complete beginner to all things sewing, an absolute embroidery machine novice or never taken your PE Design Software out of the box! Or you might be looking to level up your sewing skills, advance your embroidery techniques or finally master your overlocker!

Either way, I'm your gal!

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Sewing & Embroidery Machine Tuition

Got a machine but want to learn more?

I'm here to give you tailored sewing and embroidery machine tuition, more confidence in your machine and to bring out the sewing superstar within!

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  • Brother PE Design Embroidery Software

  • Getting to know your sewing machine

  • Beginner to advanced machine embroidery

  • Brother multi-needle embroidery machines

  • Overlocker tips and tricks

The Bunney & Thread Embroidery Club

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Come and join the community to learn, share and enjoy all things Brother machine embroidery!

This is the Club to join if you want to learn more about your Brother embroidery machine, if you're completely new to machine embroidery or you've been machine embroidering for a long time.


Maybe you've stitched out a few things but want to learn more, or you have Brother embroidery software and want to learn how to use it.

It's the place to be if you'd like to gain more confidence using your embroidery machine and meet some friendly, like-minded people along the way.


Away To Sew

The sewing & embroidery retreat in Kent, UK!

Together with dressmaking tutor extrordinair Janice Croft and overlocker superstar Caroline Waddington, join us at our fabulous sewing and embroidery retreat in Kent.
Give yourself some real dedicated time to do some sewing or embroidery.

It doesn't matter if you're a complete beginner or a seasoned sewist - everyone is welcome!

Sewing & Embroidery Commissions


Proving that embroidery isn't just for old ladies!! If you're looking for something a little different - something truly bespoke,

then look no further!


From small batch embroidery for corporate events, to a treasured gift for someone special. I work with you throughout the whole process to create exactly what you're looking for - starting with design & prototyping, fabric & product sourcing through to creation & beyond.

I'll be sharing things I create in my blog.​

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