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Guthrie & Ghani Ltd

169 Alcester Road | Moseley, Birmingham B13 8JR, England
+44 121 449 8419
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Sewing Heaven!!

Although I have visited the Guthrie and Ghani website a number of times and made a good few... read more

Reviewed February 13, 2018
Lucellen77
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Nottingham, United Kingdom
AMAZING!

So this is my new favourite shop. Visited on Saturday for the beginners dressmaking class. I... read more

Reviewed January 28, 2018
Claire P
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Northampton, United Kingdom
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Guthrie & Ghani is a treasure trove of delights for anyone who loves to sew, knit, crochet and be crafty! We offer a friendly welcoming service in our gorgeous store where the expert staff can help and advise you on planning a new project. We sell a large variety of top quality dressmaking, home interiors and crafting fabrics along with all the tools and notions you'll need to get creative. We also offer a large range of sewing and crafting workshops in our amazing light and bright studio above the shop so all levels of abilities. It's an amazing place to spend an evening or day sewing and learning new skills.
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169 Alcester Road | Moseley, Birmingham B13 8JR, England
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Reviewed February 13, 2018

Although I have visited the Guthrie and Ghani website a number of times and made a good few purchases, I visited the shop for the very first time last Saturday... and it will certainly not be the last! This shop is my idea of fabric...More

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Reviewed January 28, 2018

So this is my new favourite shop. Visited on Saturday for the beginners dressmaking class. I arrived a bit early and had a mooch around the shop, the staff we lovely and greeted me as I arrived. The class itself was brilliant, it was a...More

Thank Claire P
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LaurenGGhani, Manager at Guthrie & Ghani Ltd, responded to this reviewResponded January 30, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write about your experience with us, Claire, I'm so glad to hear that you enjoyed your day with us and I hope you're thrilled with your new Cleo dress! Hopefully we'll see you again for a workshop soon....More

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Reviewed January 24, 2018 via mobile

I absolutely love this shop... I have visited a number of times and have completed two Work shops with Layla. The workshops are good value.. and Layla is a really experienced knowledgable teacher. The workshop has fantastic facilities that are well maintained The store has...More

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LaurenGGhani, Manager at Guthrie & Ghani Ltd, responded to this reviewResponded January 25, 2018

Thank you for your wonderful review and lovely comments, I'm so glad to hear that you like our selection of patterns and fabrics and have enjoyed your workshops with us - we hope to see you at a workshop again soon. Best wishes, Meg

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Reviewed November 28, 2017

Not only does the shop inspire , so do the lovely staff. My first workshop was great, I learnt so much from knowledgeable , talented Laren and Elizabeth. Nothing was too much trouble for these passionate patient ladies.

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LaurenGGhani, Manager at Guthrie & Ghani Ltd, responded to this reviewResponded December 13, 2017

Thanks for your lovely comments and review Carol. We are so pleased you enjoyed your workshop with us. We hope to see you again soon. Best wishes Claire

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Reviewed July 29, 2017 via mobile

Great place to just "be". I had such a lovely trip today, travelled from Northampton to visit this haven of fabric! Have my next three projects lined up and will definitely be returning for more wonderful fabrics for my stash! Staff were so helpful and...More

Thank Lucy W
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LaurenGGhani, General Manager at Guthrie & Ghani Ltd, responded to this reviewResponded August 14, 2017

Thanks for your comments and lovely review Lucy, we are so happy that you enjoyed your visit to our shop and you have some exciting projects lined up! We hope to see you again soon, Best wishes Claire

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Reviewed July 23, 2017

I spent a really enjoyable day here attending three short sewing workshops, each covering skills such as topstitching and fly front zip insertion for e.g. jeans. The workshop room is light and spacious with top quality sewing machines to experiment on. Former Great British Sewing...More

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LaurenGGhani, General Manager at Guthrie & Ghani Ltd, responded to this reviewResponded July 25, 2017

Thanks for your lovely comments and review. We are so happy that you enjoyed your experience with us for our summer event. We hope to see you again soon. Best wishes Claire

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Reviewed July 5, 2017 via mobile

A really lovely shop with friendly and knowledge staff who aren't overbearing. The selection of fabrics is excellent and really well chosen and displayed. Good job I don't live nearby or I would be adding to my hoard!

Thank Helen F
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LaurenGGhani, General Manager at Guthrie & Ghani Ltd, responded to this reviewResponded July 12, 2017

Thanks for your lovely comments and review Helen, I am so pleased you enjoyed your visit and were pleased with our selection of fabrics. We hope to see you again soon. Best wishes Claire

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Reviewed June 17, 2017 via mobile

I recently decided, I would like to learn to sew! After a quick search I stumbled across Guthrie and Ghani and their beginners sewing course and signed myself up. We did four sessions, starting with bunting, a cushion, a makeup bag and finishing with a...More

Thank Harriet M
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LaurenGGhani, General Manager at Guthrie & Ghani Ltd, responded to this reviewResponded June 27, 2017

Thanks for your lovely review and comments Harriet, we are so pleased you enjoyed our beginners course! I hope this has given you the confidence to tackle projects on your own machine. We hope to see you again soon, Best wishes Claire

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Reviewed June 10, 2017

I have just spent a lovely morning making ceramic buttons and gift tags. The tutor, Ruby, was well prepared and we were able to get down to work quickly. The atmosphere was purposeful but relaxed, the workroom light and airy and there was tea and...More

Thank Mary L
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LaurenGGhani, General Manager at Guthrie & Ghani Ltd, responded to this reviewResponded June 16, 2017

Thanks for your lovely comments and review, we are so pleased you enjoyed our workshop. We hope to see you again soon, Best wishes, Claire

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Reviewed June 2, 2017

i attended the bring your own pattern for a top course with Claire. Once again it was a great day and I learned a huge amount in a friendly and supportive environment. Claire is amazingly calm and patient and gives you lots of confidence to...More

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LaurenGGhani, General Manager at Guthrie & Ghani Ltd, responded to this reviewResponded June 9, 2017

Thanks for your lovely review and comments! We are so pleased you enjoyed your workshops with us. It is great that you have found the shop helpful and like our selection of fabrics. It is such a fulfilling and addictive hobby, enjoy sewing sleeves and...More

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