Sewing Machine Workshop

This resource has seen significant investment with a range of new Industrial sewing machines with motor controls.

Sewing Machine Resource

This resource allows students to produce a range of garments with various finishes.

Sewing Machine Resource

Sewing Machine Resource

Sewing Machine Resource

Equipment Available

Lockstitch Sewing Machines (32)
Juki Overlockers (8)
Freehand Industrial Irish Embroidery Machine
Yamato Seam Cover Machine
Yamato Jersey Binder
Juki Leather Sewing Machine
Rimoldi Roll Overlocker
Juki Roll Overlocker

Contact staff

Graham Symonds | Senior Technician
+44 (0)1772 89 3191 | Victoria Building VB305

Audrey Hindle | Technician
+44 (0)1772 89 3191 | Victoria Building VB305

Susie Thorpe | Technician
+44 (0)1772 89 3191 | Victoria Building VB305

LIS Customer Support Team
+44 (0)1772 89 5355


Victoria Building 304 & 309


Workshop hours are from 9:30 to 12:30 and 13:30 – 16:30 Monday-Friday. Where possible and with prior arrangement technical staff will work flexibly during the working day to accommodate specific support requirements which do not fit into the specific time detailed above.

Please note that this facility is used for scheduled teaching activities. The space may not be available for open access during these sessions. Please contact technical staff for details.

Due to the innate technical nature of the equipment contained within this studio, there is a prerequisite for students to attend a technical induction and then following that they must complete further course based technical instruction workshops prior to permission being granted for their independent use of this studio.

Sewing Machine Resource

Sewing Machine Resource