Frau Tulpe is celebrated for it's matchless selection of bright and playful patterns - perfect for Summer frocks. It comes recommended by nearly every DIY enthusiast we've come across. If you know how to manhandle a sewing machine or are dying to learn then it's a great place to start.
This Prenzlauer Berg shop provides small, personal classes of no more than five people. Here you can work on your own projects which, depending on your skill and prior abilities, range from simple bags for beginners to clothing for more the advanced. A three-hour course costs €18. Ten-class discount cards are €150. All prices include tea and biscuits! Make sure to book your first course two weeks in advance. Frau Tulpe is also the best place to find really special material.