The Royal School of Needlework (RSN), famous worldwide for its expertise in hand embroidery, teaches at The Fashion Museum Bath and in Bristol. The Royal School offers a range of courses for beginners through to advanced, from stunning Goldwork and Silk Shading to traditional Jacobean and Blackwork. The RSN’s close links with royalty started when it was founded in 1872, and still continue to today with its skilled embroiderers and tutors stitching garments such as The Queen’s Coronation Robe and The Duchess of Cambridge’s wedding dress.

Tel: 020 3166 6938; royal-needlework.org.uk