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For the safety of our staff and your fellow students, we ask that you observe proper & sensible COVID19 rules such as social distancing including being vaccinated. We do not need to wear masks but you are very welcome to wear one if you like. Refunds/transfers can be processed for class cancellations that give 48 hours notice. A $75 fee will be charged if less than 48hrs notice is given, depending on covid circumstances.
Vintage Floral Embroidery Workshop with Amy Jones

Vintage Floral Embroidery Workshop with Amy Jones

Stitch a gorgeous bouquet of vintage flowers

Next Available: Sun, 14 Aug 10:00AM (AEST)
5 hours
Over 10 people have attended this class


Vintage Floral Workshop with Textile Artist, Amy Jones

Learn to stitch a gorgeous bouquet, using vibrant colour and texture. You will have a variety of patterns to choose from, based on vintage floral fabric designs from the 1960’s. 

You are welcome to bring in your  own thread, yarn and embellishments to add unique elements to your piece, and will be also be provided with a generous embroidery kit. 

Morning tea provided. 

Kit includes; 

- stranded cotton in a variety of colours

- 4 ply wool 

- chenille and beading needles

- seed beads 

- an embroidery hoop

- linen 

- designs to trace on their linen

- a detailed stitch guide

Skill level: No previous experience neccesary

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What you will learn

  • Techniques explored: French knots, Turkey work, Satin stitch & Basic beading

What you will get

  • What is included: stranded cotton in a variety of colours - 4 ply wool - chenille and beading needles - seed beads - an embroidery hoop - linen - designs to trace on their linen - a detailed stitch guide
Parking Info

Venue Map here 


During the week, parking can be tricky.  It is often best to stop at our door and bring your machine in and then find a park.  

During the weekend, there is usually lots of parking on Jabez Street or Shepherd Street. 


We are serviced by the M30, 423, 426 and 428 bus.


We are approx 20min walk from Sydenham or Stanmore Station

What to bring

  • Small sharp scissors & Your glasses if you need them for close work

What to wear

Comfortable & warm

Appropriate for


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Cancellations & Refunds

If the organiser cancels the class:

You are entitled to a full refund.

If you can't attend the class:

  • A refund can be requested 2 days before class starts. Free of charge.
  • A transfer can be requested 48 days before the class starts. Free of charge.
  • A credit note can be requested 48 days before the class starts. Free of charge.

No changes will be allowed after these times.

We recommend the refund upgrade option upon checkout in case you’re not able to attend the class. Learn more about refund upgrade option.

Terms & Conditions

Anyone partaking in any classes or coming to any events at Usefulbox Sewing School or organised by Usefulbox Sewing School must agree to these terms and conditions.


I agree to take on full responsibility for any damages, injuries and for physical and/or personal property, which I might incur whilst participating in classes and/or events organised by Usefulbox Sewing School


I agree to give Usefulbox Sewing School unrestricted publishing rights for any photographs or videos taken at Usefulbox Sewing School classes and events or on Usefulbox Sewing School premises. (For use of Usefulbox Sewing School marketing materials).


Usefulbox Sewing School requires 48 hours notice in writing (hello@usefulbox.com.au) prior to the class commencing for a refund, transfer or credit.

If you are cancelling without rescheduling, within 48 hours, I would be happy to refund you half of your booking fee.

If you don't let us know that you will miss the class within 48 hours, the total fee will be forfeited.

If you miss a class within a course, we will make every effort to do a make up class within our current timetable. If you cannot make any classes on the schedule, to make up your class, the class you missed will be forfeited.

If the product you have bought from Usefulbox sewing school is faulty, you will be refunded. If you wish to exchange and the product is unused, we can facilitate an exchange or a credit note.


In the event that a class is cancelled by Usefulbox Sewing School, students will be notified via text message or email and entitled to a transfer or refund.

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