Looking for something different to do for the lead up to your special day? Blow-up dolls and sashes not really your thing? How about starting your celebrations by getting creative and crafty with the ladies or lads in your life.
From the 17th May you can celebrate the run up to your big day with your faves at Make!
Fill your day with a one of a kind workshop with the option of an afternoon tea and a glass of bubbly! You can pick from a selection of workshops that will suit you and your bridal party. Learn a new craft with your nearest and dearest and leave with your very own handmade souvenir. What else could make this special day truly memorable!
Take a look below at the workshop options available for your party.
This beginners sewing class is like no other. Join Brantina who will take you through all you need to know to start you sewing journey.
You can choose from:
- Garter Making Workshop – Have fun with your party making your own handmade Garter using stretch lace. This could be something blue for the bride’s special day and the party guests can make one for their own keepsake to remember the day. You will learn how to decorate them with embellishments, lace, ribbon, beads and rosebuds. You will learn the basic hand sewing Skills required so perfect for first-time sewers.
- Make and decorate eye masks – Slumber in style with your own handmade luxury eye mask. Your party will leave with an eye mask made and designed by themselves. You will learn how to add your own special touch using lace, ribbons and embellishments. You will learn basic sewing machine techniques, so again perfect for beginners wanting to learn more.
- Embellish Tulle Knickers – Why not try transforming a pair of plain knickers into something special. You will learn how to embellish your tulle knickers with embroidery, decorating them with different coloured threads, ribbons and embellishments by using embroidery hoops.
You are welcome to bring your own knickers to embellish.
In this workshop you will learn basic hand sewing skills, perfect for beginners!
Gift Box: Every guest will get a gift box with some goodies to take home as a keepsake to remember the day.
Class Duration: 3 hours
Minimum People: 6
Maximums People : 12
Fancy something a bit more relaxing for your hen party? Join Gina for a session of relaxation, pampering and beauty treatments. All products used are of great quality, organic and vegan, perfect for all skin types.
In the session, Gina will guide you through a number of techniques, including:
- Making your own face mask – Learn how to make your very own face mask, made with all natural ingredients you can make it yourself at home.
- Facial massage
- Hand and arm massage
- Learn the what skin care routine best suits your skin
Gina is a qualified beauty therapist with over 12 years of experience in beauty and massage therapy. For more information about her practices:
There will also be an opportunity for a beauty Q&A where Gina can answer all your beauty regime questions!
Follow up information about the techniques and products used during the session will be sent out afterwards so you can continue pampering from the comfort of your own home.
All products used during the session are included in the fee.
Minimum people- 5
Maximum people- 13
Duration: 2 hours
Intro to weaving
This workshop is a perfect place to start if you’re completely new to the craft. Kirsty from the Liverpool Weaving Company will demonstrate thread by thread how to set up your frame loom and how to accomplish different woven techniques. You will then try these patterns out for yourself, weaving with a variety of different textural and colourful yarns to create a beautiful piece of handwoven cloth. You can turn your piece into a small wall hanging, a table piece for your home or your special day, or just keep it as a fabulous bit of weaving!
Whether you produce a traditional or contemporary design, you will take your very own handwoven fabric home with you. Kirsty will be on hand to answer any weaving questions and with 10 years of experience in the field, her expertise really brings her workshops to life!
Weaving is very therapeutic and you will definitely get into the flow of it. This workshop has to be our most unique one yet so if you want to impress your party and have fun whilst you do it, this workshop is perfect for you.
Minimum – 5 people
Maximum – 8 people
Duration: 4 hours
There will be no big reveals and ‘Pony’ by Ginuwine will not be playing as your model enters. This is a classy affair. But yes there will be nudity. And yes there might be prosecco. However, this is about doing something fun and creative. Never done a life drawing class? They’re quite the experience! Perhaps your hen-do could be the perfect time to do it for the first time ever! Whether you’re artistically gifted or never picked a pencil up in your life, just give it a go. If your drawing ends up looking a bit …unique… you can just claim it’s an avant garde style choice.
Minimum- 7 people
Maximum- 25 people
Duration: 2 hours
Is it Macraame or macrAme?
If you follow any healthy living blogger, artist, or fitness fanatic influencers on social media, their minimalist decor is usually interspersed with some form of macrame. Join Founder of the aesthetically stunning Tassel and Twine, Vicky and learn loads of new skills in this step by step workshop. If you have a small plant pot and nowhere to put it, then what you need is a macrame plant hanger. You and your hen party will make something seriously unique and come away with a one of a kind creation.
Spend the afternoon relaxing and learning the basic knots and techniques that form the foundation of macrame. Using high quality recycled cotton and sustainably sourced wood you will put your new-found skills to use creating a beautiful plant hanger of your own.
Pricing: £30.00 pp
Minimum- 5 people
Maximum- 10 people
Duration: 3 hours
Perfume making workshops allow you to find out more about the process of perfume making, create a scent of your own and explore the creative possibilities of fragrance in a fun and informal way. At the end of the workshop, you and your hen party will have your very own unique scent.
This 2-hour workshop begins with Michael introducing his artistic approach to perfumery and giving a working demonstration of how to make an Eau De Toilette.
Michael will guide you through all aspects of perfume design including an explanation of fragrance types, an introduction to fragrance notes and how to blend oils to achieve the perfect fragrance. Then, under Michael’s support and guidance, you will have a chance to make a 30ml perfume by choosing from an extensive selection of essential and fragrance oils.
It’s a great opportunity to learn a new skill in a relaxed environment with your party. Plus, it smells amazing!
Minimum- 5 people
Maximum- 12 people
Duration: 2 hours
Intro to Woodwork – Wine Rack
Our introduction to woodworking class is a great way to hone your woodworking skills or to learn a new skill from scratch. This four-hour hands-on class will take you through the skills and techniques needed to create your own wine rack. (Because don’t we all need one!)
Using recycled and reclaimed wood, our workshop manager will guide you through the different steps to crafting a wine rack. By making your own wine rack you’ll learn how to measure and cut wood accurately and safely; as well as sanding, planing, drilling, and sawing.
If you want something unique to do with your hens for the lead up to your special day then this workshop is definitely for you.
Duration: 4 hours
~ Please note due to the nature of the workshops, attendees must be 16+ ~
After you have picked the workshop(s) you’d like to take part in you now have the choice of our food and drink packages.
Our Just Drink package will include a variety of biscuits, tea, coffee and soft drinks. For those of you who fancy taking it easy and enjoying a nice warm beverage when learning a new craft or skill. The bar will be open if anyone in your hen party fancies something a little stronger.
Pricing: £20 for everything
This package includes our wonderful afternoon tea which includes cold sandwiches, scones, cakes and biscuits. Delish!
Pricing: £20 per person
Food and drink
Finally the show stopper is our food and drink option. Each hen party member will receive two glasses of fizz each and a beautiful afternoon tea.
Pricing: £25 per person
-There will be gluten free, vegetarian and vegan options for all food and drinks, please just let us know in advance. Also please inform us if there are any food allergies or dietary requirements in your party-
Contact Niamh if for more information or to book your hen party today! – Niamh.firstname.lastname@example.org
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