Our Course Offering
We aim to stimulate your creativity and provide you with the knowledge you need to make your own clothes, or alter and repair your existing clothes. We welcome new participants, and we are always happy to see our old friends returning.
Sign up for our courses by registering here. You can pay either via Paypal, or by bank transfer (instructions for bank transfer follow when you reserve your course spot). There are a limited number of spots for all of our courses, so sign up in advance to guarantee a spot.
Are you already a Social Fabric member? Log in to your account to get your member discount on courses.
Basics of pattern making, 8 Thursday evenings starting January 10th (19.00 – 22.00)CHF660.00 Add to cart
Sewing course for beginners, 5 weeks, starting Monday, January 14th (19.00 – 22.00)CHF330.00 Add to cart
Sewing from a pattern for beginners, 4 weeks, starting Wednesday January 16th (18.30 – 21.30)CHF290.00 Add to cart
Introduction to sewing (sew a totebag) workshop, Sunday, January 20th (10.00 – 16.00)CHF115.00 Add to cart
Japanese Sashiko embroidery workshop, Saturday, January 26th (10.00 – 16.00)CHF115.00 Add to cart
Japanese Sashiko embroidery workshop, Sunday, February 3rd (10.00 – 16.00)CHF115.00 Add to cart
Mini-lesson, Tuesday, February 5th: Intro to the Overlocker (18.30 – 19.00)CHF20.00 Add to cart
Buy a package of four social sewing lessons, and attend any four Tuesday evenings (19.00 – 21.00) or Thursday mornings (9.30 – 12.00) within one calendar year (social sewing lessons are free for members)
We will organise custom workshops on topics of interest, for four or more people. Email us with your ideas, and to ask about possible dates.
Do you want to use our cozy and creative atelier during opening hours, and receive discounts on our courses and products? Then join us as a Social Fabric member!
Fabric Shops in Zurich
We have a small selection of organic and sustainable textiles in our atelier, but we can also recommend a few other fabric shops in Zurich:
Stofftrucke (Löwenstrasse 2, 8001 Zürich, 1. Stock) has a big assortment of fabrics at fair prices.
Bernina (Talacker 35, 8001 Zürich) sells sewing machines, patterns, thread, an a small selection of fabrics.
Apropos (Hohlstrasse 201, 8004 Zürich) sells a variety of special fabrics, but usually at a relatively high price.
Faybee is an online shop, mostly for organic jersey. The owner is one of our neighbours in Binz.
If you have questions about our courses, write us an email at firstname.lastname@example.org.