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Bring in your old, new, or borrowed sewing machine or use one of ours, and in 3 short hours you will jump-start yourself right into making your own clothing or home decor items! Learn sewing machine basics, including how to thread and operate a machine, how to choose the right fabric for your sewing projects, the essential tools of the trade, how t

$81
M.   Sep 22nd, 2pm
Beginner

The children's intro into sewing for kids ages 9 - 17 is a hands on approach to the basics of sewing. Learn how to operate a sewing machine, understand sewing terms, select fabric, read a pattern, and mark & cut fabric. In your 6 free classes you will be shown how to make your own Messenger Bag from scratch. We will show you how to express you

Free
Sa.   Nov 8th - Dec 20th, 10am
Beginner

Learn the basic of sewing and proper use of sewing machine. Sewing basics, including proper sewing machine operation, fabric selection, personal body measurements, and introduction to patterns and garments construction with basic sewing machine techniques.Updated Material List:One pencil, one pen and paper to take notes60" inch tape measureNon-stre

$79
Sa.   Sep 20th - Oct 18th, 8am
Beginner

The objective is to learn how to operate a sewing machine, adjust and understand basic sewing machine controls, change and understand the needle system, create successful seams and understand seam allowance. Here is a list of what we ask students to bring to our Sewing Machine Operation classSewing MachineSewing machine needle size 14 and size 12 *

$75
Sa.   Sep 20th, 1:30pm
All levels

Learn how to build a pair leggings out of a stretch knit fabric. One pair of leggings are created in this class. High waist or standard styles are available. Pattern modifications for more interesting design are discussed in the class. S/M/L What to bring: Sewing Machine, or your own SergerThreadFabric ScissorsTailors chalkClipsMagnetic S

$100
Su.   Sep 21st, 1:30pm
Beginner

Learn how to create a basic tote with carrying strapes.Prerequisite: Sewing Machine Operation or Equivalent

$75
Sa.   Sep 20th, 1:30pm
Beginner

Practice building  a reversible tote, or well lined, with depth on the corners, and the ability to reverse. Making the tote strapes are covered in this class.Prerequisite: Sewing Machine Operation

$75
Sa.   Sep 20th, 1:30pm
Beginner

The objective is to learn to build a lightweight woven or knit tank top. A great loose-fitting tank in a cotton, rayon, or alternative fiber. Length can be customized. Learn to spread fabric properly, trace and cut a pattern, and assemble a garment using a basic sewing machine. Patterns are provided in S/M and M/L men’s + woman’s styles to.Prer

$100
Su.   Sep 21st, 1:30pm
Beginner

Make a cover for a pillow that has an invisible zipper allowing the cover to be removed and washed easily. Pillows can be made in any size. What to bring: Sewing MachineThreadMagnetic Sean GuideSewing machine needle size 12, 14Notebook + penInvisible Zipper Foot for your sewing machineSliding measuring gauge Measuring tape14 in 1 gauge1 y

$50
W.   Sep 24th, 6pm
Intermediate

Students will first be learning how to make sewing and thread bags. Then, they will be choosing their next project based on what they are interested in learning (e.g. Garments, Quilting, Home Dec.) You will make the sewing & thread bags first, and then, since there are many branches on the "Sewing Tree", you will choose your next project based

$250
T.   Sep 23rd - Oct 28th, 6:30pm
All levels
Tuesday September 23 6:30pm - 8:30pm 6 Sessions $250
Wednesday September 24 6:30pm - 8:30pm 6 Sessions $250
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Short sleeve babydoll dress featuring a loose gathered waistline, open neckline , and above the knee length. Length can be customized. Dress can be worn alone or over the legiings made in the Leggings class. Best when made from woven fabric tha is 100% Rayon. XS/S and M/ L size options. Pattern provided. What to bring to your Babydoll Dress class?

$100
Su.   Sep 21st, 1:30pm
Beginner

The objective is to learn three different ways to change the length on a garment. Blind hem, 5/8 double turn hem, and learn how to move an original hem up in order to preserve the original stitching and qualities of the original factory jean hem. Garments from your closet like skirts, pants, sleeves, dresses, and shorts all can achieve new lengths.

$75
Sa.   Sep 27th, 9:30am
Beginner

In this hands-on class, students will be choosing and working on their own projects. You can learn to sew/quilt, knit or crochet. You will make the sewing & thread bags first, and then, since there are many branches on the "Sewing Tree", you will choose your next project based on what you are interested to learn: Garments, Quilting, Home Dec,

$45
T.   Sep 23rd, 6:30pm
All levels
Tuesday September 23 6:30pm - 8:30pm 1 Session $45
Wednesday September 24 6:30pm - 8:30pm 1 Session $45
Tuesday September 30 6:30pm - 8:30pm 1 Session $45
Wednesday October 1 6:30pm - 8:30pm 1 Session $45
Tuesday October 7 6:30pm - 8:30pm 1 Session $45
Wednesday October 8 6:30pm - 8:30pm 1 Session $45
Tuesday October 14 6:30pm - 8:30pm 1 Session $45
Wednesday October 15 6:30pm - 8:30pm 1 Session $45
Tuesday October 21 6:30pm - 8:30pm 1 Session $45
Wednesday October 22 6:30pm - 8:30pm 1 Session $45
Tuesday October 28 6:30pm - 8:30pm 1 Session $45
Wednesday October 29 6:30pm - 8:30pm 1 Session $45
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The objective is to learn how to alter clothing to fit a body better. What to bring:A working sewing machineSewing machine needle size 11 and size 14 + Size 18Sharp fabric scissorsNotebook + penFrench curve rulersTailors chalkFabric ClipsPinsSliding measuring gauge or measuring tape14 in 1 measuring toolMagnetic seam guide “not for use on digital

$20
Sa.   Sep 20th, 2:30pm
Beginner
Saturday September 20 2:30pm - 4:30pm 1 Session $20
Sunday September 21 2:30pm - 4:30pm 1 Session $20
Thursday September 25 7pm - 9pm 1 Session $20
Saturday September 27 10:30am - 12:30pm 1 Session $20
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Making reversible garments or well lined is an advanced study in garment engineering. Through the class assignment of building a reversible basic t-shirt or a dress a student will gain insight into how a garment is built to be well lined or reversible. A reversible dress with sleeves or reversible t-shirt is made in this class.

$100
Su.   Sep 21st, 1:30pm
Intermediate

Make this terribly popular multi-pouch bag to keep your sewing items organized or cosmetics and toiletries for travel! Inserts are provided with the pattern.

$25
T.   Oct 14th, 1:30pm
All levels

Discover the many looks you can give a quilt with borders and bindings. Receive sewing construction directions too.

$10
W.   Oct 15th, 6pm
All levels

Learn how to build a classic T-shirt out of a traditional stretch knit fabric. Length can be customized from crop top to dress. One T-shirt is created in this class with sleeves and collar trim installed. We have men's, woman's, and kid’s. S/M/LPrerequisite: Sewing Machine Operation or Equivalent

$100
Su.   Sep 21st, 1:30pm
Intermediate

Join us for a tour of a Full Service Contractor specializing in embellished garment dyed and washed knitwear. Services: 3D fit and sample department, in-house dyeing and finishing, production cutting and sewing, design department, sublimation, silk screen-printing and embroidery.

$45
Th.   Oct 2nd, 11am
All levels

Would you like to lift your mood in bed by adding a pair of snappy sexy pillowcases or shams? In one class you will be introduced to the sewing machine and leave with a pair of designer print bed shams or pillowcases!Plan on making a pair of standard, queen or king size pillow shams using a medium weight cotton print fabric. You can choose a funky

Free
F.   Sep 19th, 5pm
All levels
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