'Booby Traps offers sewing workshops and classes at our Warriewood Warehouse on Sydney's Northern Beaches.'


Please see our class opportunities at http://boobytraps.com.au/workshops/sewing-class-bookings.html.

Bookings are essential.

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Workshop Information

All classes and Workshops are held at Booby Traps Headquarters:

North Shore Business Park, Unit 25, 1-3 Jubilee Avenue, Warriewood

Email: [email protected]: 02) 8411 1984


Please arrive 15 minutes prior to workshops to set up. (This does not apply to weekly general sewing classes)

Workshop and Class fees are for tuition only. Students must bring their own projects to General Sewing Classes and bring or purchase the required materials for the Workshops. Most classes are limited to a maximum of 6 students.

Sewing Workshop fees must be paid for atleast one week in advance to ensure your seat is reserved.

Fees are for tuition only and do not include materials required. Booby Traps stock a range of fabrics and haberdashery available for purchase. Workshops in Bra Making require the purchase of kits, underwires and patterns.

Students are required to bring their own sewing machines. If this is not possible, rental machines are available upon application and may be booked online.

We retain the right to cancel a class if the minimum required number of students is not met.

In this instance as much notice as possible will be given and fees may be transferred to another class of your choice. We would appreciate notice in advance if you are unable to attend a class.

Tea and coffee are provided.

It is advisable for full day workshops students to bring their own lunch as the nearest food available for purchase is a short drive.


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Visit Booby Traps

As we are a factory outlet and not a shop, it is your opportunity to buy sewing goods at factory prices. Kits, fabrics, elastics and haberdashery are all available to purchase on the day of your workshop.
If you are coming for a visit, it is best to check our open hours first at the bottom of the home page in the 'about us' section.

Booby Traps has some fantastic sale days. In order to be well informed, please register for our newsletter (on the homepage).




Sewing Workshops and Classes

Bra making

Would you like to make your own beautiful bras?

In this workshop you will learn how to sew a fully structured bra, measure, trace a pattern, and get help with bra fitting.

Bra Kits, patterns and underwires are also required to complete this workshop.

Kits are available from $17. Patterns are $11.50. Underwires ae $1.80.

Tutor: Lynn Goodrick

Selected Wednesdays and Saturdays

10am - 4pm

Cost: $85.00


Moulded Cup Bra Covering Workshop

Learn the technque of covering moulded cups for bra, lingerie and swimwear construction


In this workshop you will learn how to sew a moulded cup bra, using mesh, lace or lycra.


Bra Kits, moulded cups, pattern and underwires are also required to complete this workshop.


Kits are available from $20 and include the pattern. Moulded cups are from $4.90 a pair. Underwires ae $1.80.


Tutor: Lynn Goodrick


Selected Saturdays 10am - 4pm


Cost: $85.00

Modern Day Corsetry

Learn how to sew a stylish corset.

Browse our lovely range of corsetry patterns that are available for purchase. Students may select different styles for this workshop. Although we do not select corsetry styles that are too involved, as we aim for students to finish their corsetry projects at the end of the workshop.

Students may bring their own fabric or purchase from our range.

Tutor: Lynn Goodrick

Selected Wednesdays and Saturdays

10am - 4pm

Cost: $85.00

Overlocking Workshops

Enroll now and you can learn rolled hemming, lettuce hemming, flatlocking, elasticating, lace insertion, pintucking and differential feed work

(Providing your machine is capable of these techniques). You will create fabric squares whilst you learn and you will be taught how to sew them into a beautiful cover for your sewing machine! The sewing together of the cover may need to be done at home at the completion of this project, but you will certainly leave knowing a lot more about your overlockers!

Please bring your manual to this class.

Tutor: Jan Schoots

Held every 6 - 8 weeks

Cost: $65.00


In this workshop you will learn the techniques to sew your own swimwear. You will also learn about stretch fabrics and swimwear elastic. Moulded cup insertion can be integrated into this Workshop if requested.

Students may bring their own fabric and pattern for this workshop - we stock a large range of swimwear patterns that are available for purchase. Lycra, clasps and elastics are also available to purchase on the day.

Tutor: Lynn Goodrick 

Selected Saturdays

10am - 4pm

Cost: $85.00

Specialised Sewing Workshops

These workshops will always vary, as we like to offer a large variety of courses for seing students to select from.

We run workshops in Embroidery Software education, couching, raw edge applique, Machine Embroidery, Crazy Patch, Embelished book covering

Tutor: Jan Schoots

Held every 6 - 8 weeks

Cost: $85.00

General Sewing Classes

Are you a beginner? Or maybe you have started a sewing project that is too difficult for you to finish?

Sometimes people just enjoy the social aspect of getting together each week and creating their own professional looking garments.

High School textile students have benefited greatly from these classes.

If you are any of the above these are the classes for you! Join for a few lessons or on a regular weekly basis.

These classes are not only informative and educational but students always have heaps of fun!

Tutor: Lynn Goodrick 

Thursdays 10am - 12.30 OR 4pm - 6.30  OR 6.30 - 9pm

Alternate Mondays 9am – 11.30am OR 12pm – 2.30pm

OR Scheduled Saturdays

Cost: $25.00

Childrens Sewing Classes

Want something unique and fun for the children to learn in the school holidays?

Children will learn the basics of machine sewing and will create and endeavour to complete a project a lesson.

Each class comes with a prepared and pre-packaged project, so there is no need to go shopping at all. Simple sewing supplies are required to join the class (scissors, ballpoint machine needles, pins, thread) Machine needles and thread can be purchased at our warehouse if need be. Machines are available to rent at a cost of $10.

Parents please note: we are a lingerie supply warehouse and do have items displayed on mannequins. It is advisable to view the premises prior to committing to sewing class to be certain you feel the environment is acceptable for your child.

The class is suitable for children from 8 years of age.

Tutor: Virginia Scott

Wednesdays 9am - 10.30am OR 11am - 12.30pm OR 1.30pm - 3pm

Cost: $25.00


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