Sewing with knits – Leggings

Sewing with Knits – Leggings Class Each student will be provided with a pattern for leggings.  These leggings are the ones that we currently sell in our collection.  Machines in the class will be Sewing machine, Serger and Coverstitch.  When finished, your leggings will look exactly like ours on our floor.  Dorothy is responsible for sewing all of the knit garments sold in our store, she is a…

Sewing with Knits – Ladies Tank Top

Sewing with Knits – Ladies Fitted Tank Top Each student will be provided with a pattern for a tank top.  This tank is the tank that we currently sell in our collection.  Students will also learn how to operate a coverstitch machine with confidence.  Machines in the class will be Sewing machine, Serger and Coverstitch.  When finished, your garment will look exactly like our on our floor.  Dorothy is…

Intro to Sewing 101-1 Lined Tote bag & Apron

Introduction to Sewing 101-1 Lined Tote Bag & Apron  Everyone can learn to Sew with the proper instruction. This class is entry level. We will teach you everything to get you started sewing. This Class will be 100% hands on experience. Sewing will be done in our classroom. In this class you will learn…. 1. All about your sewing machine 2. Proper threading techniques 3. Pressure feet…

Intro to Sewing 101-2 Pyjama Pants

Introduction to Sewing 101-2 Pyjama Pants Everyone can learn to Sew with the proper instruction. This class is entry level. We will teach you everything to get you started sewing. This Class will be 100% hands on experience. Sewing will be done in our classroom. In this class you will learn…. How to read a Sewing Pattern Understanding pattern markings. Laying out of Fabric. Proper…

Clothing Alterations & Finishing techniques

Clothing Alterations & Finishing Techniques   This class will cover some of the essential alterations & finishing techniques that one might need when sewing clothing.  In this class students will learn how to make buttonholes, sew on buttons properly, make fabric covered buttons, make continuous bias tape, hemming pants by hand and by machine, make french seams and also flat felled seams. Sewing will be done in…

Home decor beginner pillow

Home Decor Beginner Pillows  Students learn the basics while making a decorative square cushion. This class will include learning how to make your own pattern,  how to eliminate Dog-ears and how to make your pillow as beautiful as those in stores.. Many of the techniques learned in this class will apply to other classes. DATE:  Wednesday April 19th   Time: 5:00 – 7:00 p.m  6 seats available FEE:   …

Invisible Zipper Class

Invisible Zipper Class Tackle your fear of zippers head on.   In this special technique class, you will learn how to conquer Invisible zipper application.  Students will make a sample in class to use as reference for future projects.  It is named “invisible” zipper because it disappears into the seam of your garment. Higher quality garments will usually have an invisible zipper as their closure. It is…

Spring Coat / Raincoat

Spring Coat / Raincoat Sewers will learn how to construct a coat with little effort.  Muslin Fittings will be provided to maximize the finished fit.  The coat will feature a Tailored Collar, In-seam Pockets and two piece Set-in sleeves.   The coat will also be fully-lined.   Why not create that coat that you have always wanted?  Muslin fittings will be provided before the class begins.  Sewing of  your Coat starts on…

Designer Fitted Skirt class

  The Designer Fitted Skirt In this course, students will learn all of the elements to create a professional looking skirt. The Skirt will have facings and an invisible zipper. All of the students will learn how to create a muslin from their measurements, read a pattern and alter your pattern for future use.  The Skirt can be created in approximately 1 hour after all of the tips are…