Free Lessons Terms and Conditions

Amended and effective from 1st June 2017

Free lessons are available on selected models as described below:

1.     Machines under £190.00 - One x 1 hour lesson given.

2.     Machines over £190.00 - Two x 1 hour lessons given.

3.     Janome combo offer - only available during Janome offer when a sewing machines and overlocker are brought at the same at combo price. - Three x 1 hour lessons

All lessons are taught on a one to one basis.

Subject to availability, lessons must be pre booked in advance. Please allow approx 3 - 6 weeks for a weekday and 4 - 10 weeks for a Saturday appointment. These timings may vary during peak times of the year such as Christmas, New Year and when The Great British Sewing Bee is broadcast.

The lessons are valid for one year from date of purchase.

Free lessons are held in store between Mondays and Saturdays inclusive and within shop hours.

The invoice number must be quoted when booking, It is the customers responsibility to retain all proof of purchase and invoice numbers.

Customers travelling from outside of our area, if they so wish, they can have the two x 1 hour lessons (if applicable) together. Subject to availability.

Lessons run for the allotted time booked. Failure to arrive on time, will result in a shorter lesson, ie-lesson time 10.30 - 11.30, arrive at 10.45 the lesson will still finish at 11.30.


1. Up to 24 hours before lesson - customer can cancel and the lesson will be transferred to a later date. This transfer of lesson must be within the year of purchase.

2. Cancel on day of lesson - customer will forfiet lesson and it will NOT be transferred to a later date. 

3. By Direct Sewing Machines Ltd - either prior to or on the day, the lesson will be transferred to another date.

Failure to Attend lesson - customer will forfeit lesson and it will Not be transferred.

We reserve the right to withdraw free lessons or amend conditions at any time.