Friday, 5 August 2011

A sewing shop (in Barcelona).



As my urges for being crafty incessantly increase, I have been looking for somewhere in Paris where I could learn how to sew, knit and crochet. I have stumbled upon a couple of places but nothing like this shop in Barcelona. Founded by three mothers from Spain, Argentina and Japan, Costura is a place to learn how to sew. You can rent professional sewing machines, buy DIY kits, or attend workshops where the staff will teach you how to use patterns for making clothes for your kids (2-7 years). Costura also offers unique fabric and craft supplies from around the world. And if you don't have time to do the sewing yourself, you can choose any pattern, fabric and accessory and they'll make it for you. How amazing is that? Maybe I should start thinking of opening a similar place in Paris!

Costura
4, Doutor Dou street
08001 Barcelona
Spain
http://www.costuratienda.com/

{via Bloesem Kids}

11 comments:

  1. Que legal esse ateliê! Pena que eu nao moro em Barcelona... Quero muito aprender a costurar de verdade, mas não estáo fácil encontrar alguém para me ensinar. Outro dia achei na internet um anúncio, liguei lá e a senhora que ensinava tinha morrido... acredita?

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  2. Wow. Have you been to Barcelona? I'm going next month and need some tips on places to shop, eat etc.

    Happy weekend. Today we have sunshine...can you believe it?

    xx

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  3. That looks like such a great place! If you open one in Paris this year, maybe next year you could advance your brand and open in London aswell? :) Thanks for the tip about the shoes you just bought L - I checked out their website - adorable! There are just so many cute shoes out xxx

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  4. Oh, I want to learn those things too! This little shop looks perfect :)

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  5. What a great shop, i would love to visit! I just found your blog and am very pleased i did :)

    -Amanda

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  6. That looks like my actual heaven. I thin i could spend hours in there! x

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  7. wow! Looks amazing! I wish it where around the corner...

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  8. This place looks absolutely amazing!

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