Black Girls Stitch Up with Kre8ive Shack

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Black girls stitch up! This beginners embroidery workshop created by Shikira Alleyne-Samuel is all about self-care and embracing Afro hair. You'll spend a couple of hours learning simple embroidery stitches and how to appliqué a headwrap. Shikira has designed this sewing circle to encourage women to connect, inspire each other and learn and grow in confidence! The class fee includes everything you need to recreate Shikira's Afro and headwrap embroidery design plus you'll have extra threads to start your own projects at home. All are welcome at this workshop regardless of race or gender! The workshop is suitable for kids 11+.

Discounts are available for booking with a friend or family member!

  • 1 ticket = £35
  • 2 tickets = £63 (£31.5 pp at 10% off)
  • 3 tickets = £89.25 (£29.75 at 15% off)

About your teacher: Shikira is a print and surface designer and educator. She has many years of experience teaching art, textiles, and sewing with all abilities from Primary age up to adult education. She loves passing on her knowledge and skills of print, stitch and crafts so everyone can experience the joy of designing and making even if you feel you're not that creative! Follow her on Instagram @kre8iveshack for lots of design inspiration.

Skills needed: No previous experience is required. 

Materials: All materials will be provided for this class.

Maximum class size: 6

Length: 2.5 hours

Location: The Village Haberdashery at West Hampstead Square NW6 2BR

Please note that there are no refunds for class bookings. For more information about our classes, refer to our Class Policies or contact us at