A sewing blogger is coming to Enfield for a special dressmaking workshop.

Lisa Falconer, of The Avid Seamstress, will teach you how to make a drop sleeve top with everything provided for you; fabric, buttons, thread, sewing pattern and instructions. This class will introduce beginners on how to sew a garment together using a sewing machine.

Start by learning how to find your size, cut out a sewing pattern, place the pattern onto fabric correctly, transfer pattern notations and cut.

This workshop is aimed at those have basic sewing skills and have used a sewing machine. This is not a class for absolute beginners. You should be able to thread the sewing machine, wind a bobbin with thread, as well as use the machine to make basic stitches such as a straight stitch.

Forty Hall, Enfield, EN2 9HA, Saturday, September 21, 9.30am to 5pm. Details: fortyhallestate.co.uk