Make an Oven Mitt in North Leicestershire

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Learn to sew with heatproof wadding and make a handy oven mitt with us on a Half Day workshop at Triumph Needle in East Goscote

Sew yourself or a loved one a useful oven mitt and enjoy a project full of techniques and new skills to try! 

You may not know, Crafty Sew and So started life as a community group in North Leicestershire! We are excited to be able to go back to our routes to partner with Triumph Needle Company and offer workshops in their sewing studio. 

The Address for this Workshop is:

Triumph Needle Company Limited,
23 Craftsmans Way, The Warren, East Goscote, Leicester LE7 3SL

We will be using their fantastic Pffaf domestic sewing machines for this class. This workshop is run alongside their open day and everyone is welcome to come and have a play on the machines around the scheduled workshops. 

This workshop includes your pattern, instructions and teaching in a small group with an experienced, knowledgeable and friendly tutor. 

What will I need to bring?

  • 1m of cotton fabric to be used for the outer and lining (your wadding will be provided) 
  • A basic sewing kit including fabric and paper scissors, pins, a tape measure and a seam ripper 
  • A notebook and A camera or phone to take photos is handy

Everything else is provided including equipment and materials. 


What will we make in the class?

You will make a lined oven mitt. We will stabilise and protect your mitt using heat-proof wadding.

If you want to go on to make matching oven gloves, the pattern and materials will be available to buy. 

Learn All these essential skills! 

    • Using a template to cut your fabrics
    • Following sewing instructions
    • How to set up the sewing machine to sew thick layers
    • How to troubleshoot any issues - tension, thread snapping, tangling, skipped stitches and much more!
    • How to quilt your wadding
    • Sewing through thicker layers of fabric
    • Sewing and trimming curves for a neat finish


Just like at the Crafty Sew and So Studio, Triumph Needle are a Covid-19 Secure venue and have implemented all government guidelines.

How Covid Safe works in the Crafty Sew & So Studio: Please take a good look at our Covid-secure page for all the up to date details.

Please make sure you’ve checked your diary carefully as bookings are non-refundable within 30 days of the date. Read our Ts & Cs before booking, these also cover lots of other questions so please do read them!

You’ll receive a confirmation email upon booking and you’ll also receive a reminder email in the week before your class. If you don’t receive these, please check your junk/spam folder. 

We can’t wait to see you in a workshop very soon! 

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