Welcome to Make, Do & Mend!

Our speciality? Sewing lessons, dressmaking courses, knitting and crochet classes to any level - beginner, intermediate or advanced - in the Chelmsford Essex area (that's just a 40 minute train ride from London!)

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Photograph by Toby Vandevelde
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As seen on TV!

One thing we are super proud of is our very own Hannah Elgie appearing on series 2 & 3 of Channel 4’s Super Scrimpers! Watch us in action on this telly box or visit our YouTube page for more.

Make Do & Mend in the press  

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Thursday 11th June
We are on the M&S website!

We are so happy to be featured on the M&S website with a tutorial on how to make baby bouquets! Check us out here 

Hannah went to Fashion Street near Brick Lane, and met with some lovely people who work for Marks & Spencer. There she was photographed by a professional photographer, while she did all the steps to making a baby bouquet. It was an exciting day! 

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Wednesday 13th MayThe times they are a-changin'...

From Monday 18th May our opening hours will be changing! Mon-Fri 9am-2pm & Sat 9.30am-5pm. Our website www.makedomend.com is still available 24/7 so booking a workshop with us couldn't be easier! Please spread the word!

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Wednesday 1st AprilEaster Opening Hours

Just letting you lovely crafty people know, we are closed Good Friday, Easter Sunday & Easter Monday! Open as usual on Saturday 4th April! And again as normal from Tuesday 7th April onwards. If you have any queries during this time, please email us to info@makedomend.com and we will get back to you as soon as we can.

Have a lovely easter weekend!

The MD&M Team x

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