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Applique with your Embroidery Machine (Open to Public)
Posted on March 26, 2022

Open to Public Learn how to do applique on your embroidery machine. This is a technique class that will show you the various steps and then you will embroider the applique. You must have a minimum of 5 x 7 hoop, and a way to bring in designs via a USB or direct connection to your […]

Serger 101 – Open to Public
Posted on March 5, 2022

SERGER 101 – OPEN TO THE PUBLIC Get out that serger, dust it off and learn how to thread it, and do some basic seams in this 2-hour class. This starter class is for 3/4 thread serging only. If you have a 5 thread serger, we will not go into 5 threads or coverstitch. You’ll […]

Basic Embroidery – Open to Public
Posted on January 29, 2022

Basic Embroidery is OPEN TO PUBLIC New to machine embroidery? Learn the basics of thread, stabilizer, needles, hooping, and how to set your machine up for embroidery. Bring your machine and its basic embroidery setup, check the supply list below for other supplies needed. Download Supply List: Machine Embroidery Basics Supply List

Serger 101 – Open to Public
Posted on January 28, 2022

SERGER 101 – OPEN TO THE PUBLIC Get out that serger, dust it off and learn how to thread it, and do some basic seams in this 2-hour class. This starter class is for 3/4 thread serging only. If you have a 5 thread serger, we will not go into 5 threads or coverstitch. You’ll […]

Hooping T’s and Other Knits – Open to Public
Posted on January 7, 2022

In this lecture style class we’ll be learning some tips for hooping T-shirts, knit dresses, and positioning the design where you want it! We’ll use the store machines for class.

Serger 101 Open to Public
Posted on November 6, 2021

SERGER 101 – OPEN TO THE PUBLIC Get out that serger, dust it off and learn how to thread it, and do some basic seams in this 2-hour class. This starter class is for 3/4 thread serging only. If you have a 5 thread serger, we will not go into 5 threads or coverstitch. You’ll […]

Store Closed
Posted on November 1, 2021

Main Store Closed on Monday, Nov. 1, 2021 Store will Reopen on Tuesday, Nov. 2, 2021 Please visit one of our other locations. McDougal Sewing Center 20141 Park Row Katy, TX 77449

Serger Yoga Pants (Open to Public)
Posted on October 15, 2021

Create a pair of Yoga pants with your 3/4 thread stitch Serger. This is not a beginner class. Pre-requisites: You MUST know how to thread your serger and have used it before. Serger must be in good working condition. OPEN TO THE PUBLIC Supply List: Yoga-Pants Supply-List

Heirloom Sewing Blouse (Open to Public)
Posted on October 7, 2021

Open to Public In this class, we will be learning some heirloom techniques to create a lovely top/blouse for you or a young one. I made a couple for my 5-year-old grand girls. The top or blouse should be a very simple style to let the stitches be the focus. I chose McCall’s M7799 style […]

Serger 101 Open to Public
Posted on September 4, 2021

Serger 101 – Open to the public Get out that serger, dust it off and learn how to thread it, and do some basic seams in this 2-hour class. This starter class is for 3/4 thread serging only. If you have a 5 thread serger, we will not go into 5 threads or coverstitch.  You’ll […]

Embroidery Techniques (Open to Public)
Posted on September 3, 2021

Monogramming 3 ways – Lecture style class. Learn how to use software to do Knockdown and Embossing style monograms on towels and how to use the Monogram Wizard in Premier+2 and mySewnet software to do expert monograms on any fabric. I’ll also show how to position the monogram on a towel and fabric using the […]

Free Motion Feet Spotlight
Posted on June 25, 2021

Fantastic Free Motion Feats Free Motion Fee Spotlight FEE $59   Supply List:  FantasticFeeMotionFeats

Beyond the Serger Basics – Open to Public
Posted on May 15, 2021

Beyond Serger Basics – Open to Public You know how to thread and have been using your serger to sew seams and edges. Now let’s move on to some specialty stitches like: Flat-lock, Decorative Rolled hemming, Pin-tucks, Super Stretch stitch, Ruffling, & Piping insertion. Pre-requisite: Must know how to thread your serger  without assistance and […]

Yoga Pants on the Serger – Open to Public
Posted on May 8, 2021

Make a quick and easy pair of Yoga pants on your 3/4 thread serger.  Learn how to work with Spandex and set your serger for this fabric. Pre-requisite: Must know how to thread your serger before coming to class and how to use it. Open to the Public Supply List: Yoga-Pants Supply-List

Juki Technique Workbook Class
Posted on May 6, 2021

Specialty Techniques for JUKI  machines with decorative stitches and/or stitch combination programs. We would like to share with our customers a new JUKI Technique Workbook Class designed by McDougal Sewing. We will focus on 1 technique in each class and have workbook pages to support that technique and do a Project using the same technique. […]

Pfaff Technique Workbook
Posted on May 6, 2021

We would like to share with our customers a new Technique Workbook Class designed by Pfaff. We will focus on 1 technique in each class and have workbook pages to support that technique and do a Project using the same technique. We feel that by connecting a project to it – you will see the […]

Viking Technique Workbook
Posted on April 29, 2021

Specialty Techniques for any Viking Machine with the Techniques used that month We would like to share with our customers a new Technique Workbook Class designed by Viking. We will focus on 1 technique in each class and have workbook pages to support that technique and do a Project using the same technique. We feel […]

Special Master Class with Diana Cedolia
Posted on February 28, 2021

McDougal Sewing is Hosting Embroidery Software Expert Diana Cedolia ZOOM EVENT—DIGITIZING TIPS, TRICKS AND FUN STUFF from DIANA CEDOLIA Planning a design to minimize jumps. Resizing successfully. Use shortcuts to your advantage. Ask your questions in real time. Sort Appliqués to make faster stitch outs. Windows Version of PREMIER+2™ Ultra. Limit 30 people, so there […]

Quilts Inc Virtual Quilt Show
Posted on December 3, 2020

Virtual Quilt Show December 3-5, 2020 Classes Begin December 3 For more information or to register: Virtual Quilt Festival – Quilts  

Juki Free Motion
Posted on October 24, 2020

Free motion quilting isn’t so hard once you have the right machine and the proper instruction. Whether you are a beginner or advanced quilter, our JUKI educator will teach you techniques to help make your Free Motion quilting look professional. We will explore notions designed to help plus much more. In-person attendees will also get […]

Service Project & Contest Due Date
Posted on October 17, 2020

All entries for this year’s Service Project must be received at any McDougal Sewing Center location on or before October 17, 2020. This year for our service project McDougal Sewing Center is going to do things a bit differently.  We are going to combine a contest that will allow you to explore your creativity as […]

Start Your Own Business was a HUGE success!
Posted on February 2, 2018

Thirty entrepreneurs filled McDougal Sewing Center in Katy, Texas, to learn how Brother commercial embroidery units could make them money in the $14 Billion dollar industry of personalized products.  Ed Skulski from Brother International, shared his 30+ years of experience with all who attended; answering questions from how the 1,,6,or 10 needle “Big Machines” can […]

The International Quilt Show in Houston
Posted on December 8, 2017

The International Quilt Show in Houston is one of the premier events in the industry. The 2017 show showcased over 400 classes, 1,500 award-winning quilts and over 500 industry exhibitors. McDougal Sewing Center was honored to be a part of the show, just as it has been for more than 25 consecutive years. We were […]

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