Equipment/Sewing Machines

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We have an electric pedal operated Toyota 2260 and a beautiful hand-operated Singer.

"Trained" Users

People who are willing to show others how to use the sewing machines. Does not guarantee they won't stop you from hurting yourself or damaging anything.

Who Sewing Machine Skills
Ciarán Toyota 2260 Very Basic

Very Basic - Someone who can get the machine threaded. Able to run a stitch forwards and backwards.


We have the following in stock to be used with the sewing machine. I will find a box for all this to go in, it should all be kept together

  • Needles - Hand and Machine (Leather and "normal") - various sizes
  • Tailors Sheers - For fabric cutting only!
  • Black Thread
  • Pins
  • Tape Measure
  • Seam Ripper

Things Needed

  • A box to keep sewing stuff in!

Tamsin's List of Nice to have's

  • Chalk or marking pencils
  • Elastic
  • Zips
  • Buttons, poppers, hooks n eyes
  • interfacing - What's this?! -- Ciarán