Blackwork Weekend Sampler Class

Hand & Lock


Location: Hand & Lock, 86 Margaret Street, London, W1W 8TE

Daily Time: 10:00 - 4:30 with 1 hour lunch break (not provided)

Blackwork is a counted thread hand embroidery technique worked over threads of linen fabric. The designs for Blackwork embroidery are geometric and use repeat patterns to create the delicate surface design. For one weekend, join Hand & Lock's expert practitioners to learn this delicate embroidery technique to create your own beautiful Blackwork Sampler. 

These bespoke classes are taught be expert hand embroiderers who have worked in the couture industry for brands such as Alexander McQueen, Chanel, Dior, Valentino, Hermès, Louis Vuitton, YSL, Givenchy, Dolce & Gabbana, Schiaparelli, Lanvin and Burberry to name a few. The classes will cover the basics, insider tips and practical application making sure you are fully equipped to go on and apply what they have learned to your own pieces and develop your own unique style.

All materials provided | Upon successful completion of the class students receive an official Hand & Lock certificate detailing the new skills mastered | For more information please contact