Tag: sewing

Sew for Fun – Comfy Pillow
Posted on September 15, 2021

No Experience necessary!            For children over 7, adults welcome too! Make a cushy comfy pillow with a fabric that coordinates with your room or choose a fabric to complement your living room decor. Makes a great gift. Supplies List: Sew-for-fun.ComfyPillow

Sew for Fun – Oven Mitt
Posted on September 15, 2021

No experience necessary 3 hrs   $25 For children ages 7 and up. Adults welcome! This easy oven mitt is quilted and lots of fun to sew. We trace your hand to make a pattern so if you’re making the mitt for someone else please bring a tracing of that person’s hand. Make it to […]

Novice Sewing
Posted on September 8, 2021

No experience necessary For the absolute beginner, who just wants to learn how to operate your machine. You will learn to thread your machine, wind a bobbin, and sew a straight line. I’ll show you the common tools used in home sewing, and we’ll complete a small project. Supply List: Novice sewing Supply list

Juki Techniques Workbook
Posted on August 7, 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 August 5, 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 […]

Invisible Zippers
Posted on July 28, 2021

Once you see how easy it is to install an invisible zipper, you’ll never use anything else! In class you’ll learn to use an invisible zipper foot and make a small unlined pouch. You’ll also learn to install an exposed zipper and how to shorten a zipper. Prerequisite:101 Beginner Sewing or equivalent skills. Supply List: […]

Novice Sewing
Posted on July 17, 2021

No experience necessary For the absolute beginner, who just wants to learn how to operate your machine. You will learn to thread your machine, wind a bobbin and sew a straight line. I’ll show you the common tools used in home sewing and we’ll complete a small project. Supply List: Novice sewing Supply list

Novice Sewing
Posted on July 17, 2021

No experience necessary For the absolute beginner, who just wants to learn how to operate your machine. You will learn to thread your machine, wind a bobbin and sew a straight line. I’ll show you the common tools used in home sewing and we’ll complete a small project.   Supply List: Novice sewing Supply list

Sew for Fun – Oven Mitt
Posted on July 7, 2021

No experience necessary For children ages 7 and up. Adults welcome! This easy oven mitt is quilted and lots of fun to sew. We trace your hand to make a pattern so if you’re making the mitt for someone else please bring a tracing of that person’s hand. Make it to match your kitchen or […]

Sew for Fun – Comfy Pillow
Posted on July 7, 2021

No Experience necessary!            For children over 7, adults welcome too! Make a cushy comfy pillow with a fabric that coordinates with your room or choose a fabric to complement your living room decor. Makes a great gift. Supplies List: Sew-for-fun.ComfyPillow

Altering a Pattern
Posted on June 29, 2021

Altering a Pattern   (I, A ) 3 people could measure to be a size 10,  yet all three are different shapes and heights.  This class shows you how to take a pattern in your size and “tweak” it to fit your specific body shape. Learn what “ease” is and how it affects the fit of […]

Embellished Book Marks
Posted on June 28, 2021

Create a personalized bookmark for the devoted bookworm. The beautiful ribbon stitches are one of the exclusive stitch techniques for PFAFF® available on creative™ 4.5 and creative sensation™ pro but you can create these bookmarks with any decorative stitch of your choice. You can also try the creative bobbin case accessory to make an embellishment […]

101 Beginner Sewing
Posted on June 28, 2021

101 Beginner Sewing  ( B )                             For the absolute beginner, the Novice sewer who’d like more in depth instruction and those who want to brush up their sewing skills. Learn to sew straight lines, curves, and corners. Become familiar with needles, thread, […]

Practice: Tote Bag Lining w/Zippered Pocket
Posted on June 22, 2021

Practice Project: Tote bag lining w zippered pocket   Put your new zipper installation skill to good use as we construct and install a lining with a zippered pocket (or 2) for your previously made tote bag. Supplies required Prerequisite: Beginner practice Project Tote bag and Zippers Supply List: PracticeProject-ToteBagLining-SupplyList

Zippers
Posted on June 22, 2021

Zippers  (B, I )                                 Once you see how easy it is to install an invisible zipper, you’ll never use anything else! In class you’ll learn to use an invisible zipper foot and make a small unlined pouch. You’ll also learn to install an exposed zipper and how to shorten a zipper. Prerequisite:101 Beginner Sewing or […]

Novice Project Pillow
Posted on June 21, 2021

Novice Practice Project: Pillow (N)   Stay and practice your new skills by making a Toss Pillow. This quick and easy project will help you practice even seam allowances, turning corners and building confidence. As  bonus you’ll learn 2 different hand stitches. Supplies needed Prerequisite: Novice Sewing Supply List:  Novice Practice Project Pillow

Novice Sewing
Posted on June 21, 2021

Novice Sewing  (N)     For the absolute novice who just wants to learn how to use their sewing machine. You will learn to thread your machine, wind a bobbin, and sew a straight line. I’ll show you the basic tools used in sewing and we will complete a small project. Free project kit available from instructor. […]

Altering a Pattern
Posted on June 14, 2021

Altering a Pattern   (I, A ) 3 people could measure to be a size 10,  yet all three are different shapes and heights.  This class shows you how to take a pattern in your size and “tweak” it to fit your specific body shape. Learn what “ease” is and how it affects the fit of […]

How to Use a Pattern
Posted on June 8, 2021

102  How to use a pattern ( B )                                  Do you wonder what all those symbols on your pattern mean? This class covers that and much more. Learn all about the information on the pattern envelope to determine your […]

Practice: Tote Bag Lining w/Zippered Pocket
Posted on June 7, 2021

Practice Project: Tote bag lining w zippered pocket   Put your new zipper installation skill to good use as we construct and install a lining with a zippered pocket (or 2) for your previously made tote bag. Supplies required Prerequisite: Beginner practice Project Tote bag and Zippers Supply List: PracticeProject-ToteBagLining-SupplyList

Zippers
Posted on June 7, 2021

Zippers  (B, I )                                 Once you see how easy it is to install an invisible zipper, you’ll never use anything else! In class you’ll learn to use an invisible zipper foot and make a small unlined pouch. You’ll also learn to install an exposed zipper and how to shorten a zipper. Prerequisite:101 Beginner Sewing or […]

101 Beginner Sewing
Posted on May 26, 2021

101 Beginner Sewing  ( B )                             For the absolute beginner, the Novice sewer who’d like more in depth instruction and those who want to brush up their sewing skills. Learn to sew straight lines, curves, and corners. Become familiar with needles, thread, […]

Beginner Practice Project: Tote Bag
Posted on May 24, 2021

Beginner Practice Project: Tote bag (B)                Continue using your skills to make an unlined canvas tote bag with a contrasting reinforced bottom and self handles. With so many canvas prints to choose from you can express your personality with this project. Prerequisite: 101 Beginner Sewing Supply List: Beginner […]

103 Stretch Sewing Techniques
Posted on May 24, 2021

103  Stretch sewing techniques  (B, I )        Use a pattern to construct a sweatshirt with a knit fabric of your choice. Learn techniques to sew on knits and finish seams. You’ll also learn to apply rib knit at the neckline, cuffs and bottom band (optional). Supplies needed, project is precut before class at home Prerequisite: […]

Novice Practice Pillow
Posted on May 18, 2021

Novice Practice project: Pillow (N)   Stay and practice your new skills by making a Toss Pillow. This quick and easy project will help you practice even seam allowances, turning corners and building confidence. As  bonus you’ll learn 2 different hand stitches. Supplies needed Prerequisite: Novice Sewing Supply List:  Novice Practice Project Pillow

Novice Sewing
Posted on May 18, 2021

Novice Sewing  (N)     For the absolute novice who just wants to learn how to use their sewing machine. You will learn to thread your machine, wind a bobbin, and sew a straight line. I’ll show you the basic tools used in sewing and we will complete a small project. Free project kit available from instructor. […]

How to Use a Pattern
Posted on May 17, 2021

102  How to use a pattern ( B )                                  Do you wonder what all those symbols on your pattern mean? This class covers that and much more. Learn all about the information on the pattern envelope to determine your […]

Altering a Pattern
Posted on May 11, 2021

Altering a Pattern   (I, A ) 3 people could measure to be a size 10,  yet all three are different shapes and heights.  This class shows you how to take a pattern in your size and “tweak” it to fit your specific body shape. Learn what “ease” is and how it affects the fit of […]

101 Beginner Sewing
Posted on May 10, 2021

101 Beginner Sewing  ( B )                             For the absolute beginner, the Novice sewer who’d like more in depth instruction and those who want to brush up their sewing skills. Learn to sew straight lines, curves, and corners. Become familiar with needles, thread, […]

Practice: Tote Bag Lining w/Zippered Pocket
Posted on May 4, 2021

Practice Project: Tote bag lining w zippered pocket   Put your new zipper installation skill to good use as we construct and install a lining with a zippered pocket (or 2) for your previously made tote bag. Supplies required Prerequisite: Beginner practice Project Tote bag and Zippers Supply List: PracticeProject-ToteBagLining-SupplyList

Zippers
Posted on May 4, 2021

Zippers  (B, I )                                 Once you see how easy it is to install an invisible zipper, you’ll never use anything else! In class you’ll learn to use an invisible zipper foot and make a small unlined pouch. You’ll also learn to install an exposed zipper and how to shorten a zipper. Prerequisite:101 Beginner Sewing or […]

Novice Project Pillow
Posted on May 3, 2021

Novice Practice Project: Pillow (N)   Stay and practice your new skills by making a Toss Pillow. This quick and easy project will help you practice even seam allowances, turning corners and building confidence. As  bonus you’ll learn 2 different hand stitches. Supplies needed Prerequisite: Novice Sewing Supply List:  Novice Practice Project Pillow

Novice Sewing
Posted on May 3, 2021

Novice Sewing  (N)     For the absolute novice who just wants to learn how to use their sewing machine. You will learn to thread your machine, wind a bobbin, and sew a straight line. I’ll show you the basic tools used in sewing and we will complete a small project. Free project kit available from instructor. […]

Beginner Practice Project: Tote Bag
Posted on April 27, 2021

Beginner Practice Project: Tote bag (B)                Continue using your skills to make an unlined canvas tote bag with a contrasting reinforced bottom and self handles. With so many canvas prints to choose from you can express your personality with this project. Prerequisite: 101 Beginner Sewing Supply List: Beginner […]

103 Stretch Sewing Techniques
Posted on April 27, 2021

103  Stretch sewing techniques  (B, I )        Use a pattern to construct a sweatshirt with a knit fabric of your choice. Learn techniques to sew on knits and finish seams. You’ll also learn to apply rib knit at the neckline, cuffs and bottom band (optional). Supplies needed, project is precut before class at home Prerequisite: […]

Altering a Pattern
Posted on April 26, 2021

Altering a Pattern   (I, A ) 3 people could measure to be a size 10,  yet all three are different shapes and heights.  This class shows you how to take a pattern in your size and “tweak” it to fit your specific body shape. Learn what “ease” is and how it affects the fit of […]

How to Use a Pattern
Posted on April 20, 2021

102  How to use a pattern ( B )                                  Do you wonder what all those symbols on your pattern mean? This class covers that and much more. Learn all about the information on the pattern envelope to determine your […]

Practice: Tote Bag Lining w/Zipper Pocket
Posted on April 19, 2021

Practice Project: Tote bag lining w zippered pocket   Put your new zipper installation skill to good use as we construct and install a lining with a zippered pocket (or 2) for your previously made tote bag. Supplies required Prerequisite: Beginner practice Project Tote bag and Zippers Supply List: PracticeProject-ToteBagLining-SupplyList

Zippers
Posted on April 19, 2021

Zippers  (B, I )                                 Once you see how easy it is to install an invisible zipper, you’ll never use anything else! In class you’ll learn to use an invisible zipper foot and make a small unlined pouch. You’ll also learn to install an exposed zipper and how to shorten a zipper. Prerequisite:101 Beginner Sewing or […]

101 Beginner Sewing
Posted on April 17, 2021

101 Beginner Sewing  ( B )                             For the absolute beginner, the Novice sewer who’d like more in depth instruction and those who want to brush up their sewing skills. Learn to sew straight lines, curves, and corners. Become familiar with needles, thread, […]

101 Beginner Sewing
Posted on April 13, 2021

101 Beginner Sewing  ( B )                             For the absolute beginner, the Novice sewer who’d like more in depth instruction and those who want to brush up their sewing skills. Learn to sew straight lines, curves, and corners. Become familiar with needles, thread, […]

Beginner Practice Project: Tote Bag
Posted on April 12, 2021

Beginner Practice Project: Tote bag (B)                Continue using your skills to make an unlined canvas tote bag with a contrasting reinforced bottom and self handles. With so many canvas prints to choose from you can express your personality with this project. Prerequisite: 101 Beginner Sewing Supply List: Beginner […]

103 Stretch Techniques
Posted on April 12, 2021

103  Stretch sewing techniques  (B, I )        Use a pattern to construct a sweatshirt with a knit fabric of your choice. Learn techniques to sew on knits and finish seams. You’ll also learn to apply rib knit at the neckline, cuffs and bottom band (optional). Supplies needed, project is precut before class at home Prerequisite: […]

Novice Practice Pillow
Posted on April 6, 2021

Novice Practice project: Pillow (N)   Stay and practice your new skills by making a Toss Pillow. This quick and easy project will help you practice even seam allowances, turning corners and building confidence. As  bonus you’ll learn 2 different hand stitches. Supplies needed Prerequisite: Novice Sewing Supply List: Novice Practice Project Pillow

Novice Sewing
Posted on April 6, 2021

Novice Sewing  (N)     For the absolute novice who just wants to learn how to use their sewing machine. You will learn to thread your machine, wind a bobbin, and sew a straight line. I’ll show you the basic tools used in sewing and we will complete a small project. Free project kit available from instructor. […]

How to Use a Pattern
Posted on April 5, 2021

102  How to use a pattern ( B )                                  Do you wonder what all those symbols on your pattern mean? This class covers that and much more. Learn all about the information on the pattern envelope to determine your […]

Applique Made Easy
Posted on April 3, 2021

Creating beautiful and unique applique quilts is easier than ever using your embroidery machine and embroidery software.  You can even use your electronic cutter if you have one.  Use the design included to make a fun wall hanging or follow along using your embroidery software to make your own designs.   ◘ Click Here to Download […]

Beginner Sewer
Posted on March 30, 2021

Level: B For the absolute beginner, the Novice sewer who’d like more in-depth instruction, and those who want to brush up their sewing skills. Learn to thread and control your machine to sew straight lines, curves, and corners. Become familiar with tools, needles, thread, fabric, and interfacing basics. Apply your new skill Supply List: Novice-Beginner-Sewing […]

Altering a Pattern
Posted on March 29, 2021

Level:  I, A 3 people could measure to be a size 10, yet all three are different shapes and heights.  This class shows you how to take a pattern in your size and “tweak” it to fit your specific body shape. Learn what “ease” is and how it affects the fit of your pattern.  We’ll […]

Fleece Robe
Posted on March 23, 2021

Level B, I Use a walking foot to make an easy hooded fleece robe for yourself or for a loved one. This beginner project is so impressive you’ll want to make more, and it makes a great gift. Project is precut at home before class. 30-minute break for lunch, supplies needed Prerequisite: How to use […]

Install Cording
Posted on March 22, 2021

Level: B, I                             Cording takes a project to the next level- it can be used as a decorative trim around a cushion, or to define a seam…the uses are only limited to your imagination. You will learn 2 techniques to install cording, […]

Novice Sewing
Posted on March 22, 2021

Novice Sewing  (N)     For the absolute novice who just wants to learn how to use their sewing machine. You will learn to thread your machine, wind a bobbin, and sew a straight line. I’ll show you the basic tools used in sewing and we will complete a small project. Project supply kit available from instructor […]

Novice Sewing
Posted on March 20, 2021

Novice Sewing  (N)     For the absolute novice who just wants to learn how to use their sewing machine. You will learn to thread your machine, wind a bobbin, and sew a straight line. I’ll show you the basic tools used in sewing and we will complete a small project. Project supply kit available from instructor […]

Needles and Threads Primer
Posted on March 19, 2021

How often should I change my needle?  No, the answer is not “when it breaks”  This lecture/demo class will explain the anatomy of needles and how certain needles work best for particular fabrics and techniques.  In addition you will learn that not all thread is created equal and which threads to use for your various […]

Sew with Knits
Posted on March 16, 2021

Level: B, I Use a pattern to construct a sweatshirt with a knit fabric of your choice. Learn techniques to sew on knits and finish seams. You’ll also learn to apply rib knit at the neckline, cuffs, and bottom band (optional). Supplies needed; the project is precut before class at home Prerequisite: How to use […]

Add Side Seam Pockets
Posted on March 16, 2021

Level: B, I                             In this fun class, you’ll learn how to draft and install a side seam pocket in an existing garment. We will practice by making a mini sample (think toddler size) before putting a full-size pocket in a garment you […]

How to Use a Pattern
Posted on March 15, 2021

Beginner Sewing (B) Do you wonder what all those symbols on your pattern mean? This class covers that and much more. Learn all about the information on the pattern envelope to determine your size and fabric requirements. We’ll cut and construct a pair of elastic waist leisure pants for yourself or a loved one. 30-minute […]

Pencil Skirt
Posted on March 9, 2021

Level:  I, A We will use a Simplicity pattern to make a flattering unlined pencil skirt, with facings and an invisible zipper. Your choice of fabric can make this skirt elegant or casual. Precut at home, Supplies needed. 30-minute break for lunch Supply List: pencilSkirt Experience Levels  (N)          Novice. No experience whatsoever   Unable to […]

Invisible Zipper
Posted on March 8, 2021

Level: B, I                 Once you see how easy it is to install this type of zipper, you’ll never use anything else! In class, you’ll learn to use an invisible zipper foot and make a small unlined pouch. Supplied needed, Kit is available from instructor-$10 Experience Levels  (N)          […]

Novice Sewing
Posted on March 2, 2021

Novice Sewing  (N)     For the absolute novice who just wants to learn how to use their sewing machine. You will learn to thread your machine, wind a bobbin, and sew a straight line. I’ll show you the basic tools used in sewing and we will complete a small project. Project supply kit available from instructor […]

Sew with Knits
Posted on March 2, 2021

Level: B, I Use a pattern to construct a sweatshirt with a knit fabric of your choice. Learn techniques to sew on knits and finish seams. You’ll also learn to apply rib knit at the neckline, cuffs, and bottom band (optional). Supplies needed; the project is precut before class at home Prerequisite: How to use […]

Beginner Sewing
Posted on March 1, 2021

Level: B For the absolute beginner, the Novice sewer who’d like more in-depth instruction, and those who want to brush up their sewing skills. Learn to thread and control your machine to sew straight lines, curves, and corners. Become familiar with tools, needles, thread, fabric, and interfacing basics. Apply your new skill Supply List: Novice-Beginner-Sewing […]

Fleece Robe
Posted on February 23, 2021

Level B, I Use a walking foot to make an easy hooded fleece robe for yourself or for a loved one. This beginner project is so impressive you’ll want to make more, and it makes a great gift. Project is precut at home before class. 30-minute break for lunch, supplies needed Prerequisite: How to use […]

Mug Rug
Posted on February 22, 2021

Beginner Sewing (B) This small project is perfect to try out your new machine skills. Learn how to sew on non-skid grip fabric as we make a mug rug for your hot and cold drinks. Project kit available from instructor – $5 Prerequisite: Novice Sewing or Beginner Sewing Supply List: MugRug Experience Levels  (N)          Novice. […]

Sew with Knits
Posted on February 22, 2021

Level: B, I Use a pattern to construct a sweatshirt with a knit fabric of your choice. Learn techniques to sew on knits and finish seams. You’ll also learn to apply rib knit at the neckline, cuffs and bottom band (optional). Supplies needed; project is precut before class at home Prerequisite: How to use a […]

Add Side Seam Pockets
Posted on February 17, 2021

Level: B, I                             In this fun class, you’ll learn how to draft and install a side seam pocket in an existing garment. We will practice by making a mini sample (think toddler size) before putting a full-size pocket in a garment you […]

Novice Sewing
Posted on February 17, 2021

Novice Sewing  (N)     For the absolute novice who just wants to learn how to use their sewing machine. You will learn to thread your machine, wind a bobbin, and sew a straight line. I’ll show you the basic tools used in sewing and we will complete a small project. Project supply kit available from instructor […]

Install Cording
Posted on February 16, 2021

Level: B, I                             Cording takes a project to the next level- it can be used as a decorative trim around a cushion, or to define a seam…the uses are only limited to your imagination. You will learn 2 techniques to install cording, […]

Invisible Zipper
Posted on February 16, 2021

Level: B, I                 Once you see how easy it is to install this type of zipper, you’ll never use anything else! In class, you’ll learn to use an invisible zipper foot and make a small unlined pouch. Supplied needed, Kit is available from instructor-$10 Experience Levels  (N)          […]

Beginner Sewing
Posted on February 15, 2021

Level: B For the absolute beginner, the Novice sewer who’d like more in-depth instruction, and those who want to brush up their sewing skills. Learn to thread and control your machine to sew straight lines, curves, and corners. Become familiar with tools, needles, thread, fabric, and interfacing basics. Apply your new skill Supply List:  BeginnerSewing […]

Altering a Pattern
Posted on February 9, 2021

Level:  I, A 3 people could measure to be a size 10, yet all three are different shapes and heights.  This class shows you how to take a pattern in your size and “tweak” it to fit your specific body shape. Learn what “ease” is and how it affects the fit of your pattern.  We’ll […]

Mug Rug
Posted on February 8, 2021

Beginner Sewing (B) This small project is perfect to try out your new machine skills. Learn how to sew on non-skid grip fabric as we make a mug rug for your hot and cold drinks. Project kit available from instructor – $5 Prerequisite: Novice Sewing or Beginner Sewing Supply List: MugRug Experience Levels  (N)          […]

Add Side Seam Pockets
Posted on February 8, 2021

Level: B, I                             In this fun class, you’ll learn how to draft and install a side seam pocket in an existing garment. We will practice by making a mini sample (think toddler size) before putting a full-size pocket in a garment you […]

Brother Technique Workbook
Posted on February 5, 2021

Specialty Techniques for Brother Luminaire and Stellaire, some Dream Machines with the Techniques used that month. We would like to share with our customers a new Technique Workbook Class designed by McDougal Sewing. This is for people who bought their Brother Machines from McDougal sewing. We will focus on 1 technique in each class and […]

Pfaff Technique Workbook
Posted on February 5, 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 […]

How to Use a Pattern
Posted on February 2, 2021

Beginner Sewing (B) Do you wonder what all those symbols on your pattern mean? This class covers that and much more. Learn all about the information on the pattern envelope to determine your size and fabric requirements. We’ll cut and construct a pair of elastic waist leisure pants for yourself or a loved one. 30-minute […]

Invisible Zipper
Posted on February 1, 2021

Level: B, I                 Once you see how easy it is to install this type of zipper, you’ll never use anything else! In class, you’ll learn to use an invisible zipper foot and make a small unlined pouch. Supplied needed, Kit is available from instructor-$10 Experience Levels  (N)          […]

Novice Sewing
Posted on February 1, 2021

Novice Sewing  (N)     For the absolute novice who just wants to learn how to use their sewing machine. You will learn to thread your machine, wind a bobbin, and sew a straight line. I’ll show you the basic tools used in sewing and we will complete a small project. Project supply kit available from instructor […]

Novice Sewing
Posted on January 26, 2021

Novice Sewing  (N)     For the absolute novice who just wants to learn how to use their sewing machine. You will learn to thread your machine, wind a bobbin, and sew a straight line. I’ll show you the basic tools used in sewing and we will complete a small project. Project supply kit available from instructor […]

Sew with Knits
Posted on January 26, 2021

Level: B, I Use a pattern to construct a sweatshirt with a knit fabric of your choice. Learn techniques to sew on knits and finish seams. You’ll also learn to apply rib knit at the neckline, cuffs, and bottom band (optional). Supplies needed; the project is precut before class at home. Prerequisite: How to use […]

How to Use a Pattern
Posted on January 25, 2021

Beginner Sewing (B) Do you wonder what all those symbols on your pattern mean? This class covers that and much more. Learn all about the information on the pattern envelope to determine your size and fabric requirements. We’ll cut and construct a pair of elastic waist leisure pants for yourself or a loved one. 30-minute […]

Beginner Sewing
Posted on January 23, 2021

Level: B For the absolute beginner, the Novice sewer who’d like more in-depth instruction, and those who want to brush up their sewing skills. Learn to thread and control your machine to sew straight lines, curves, and corners. Become familiar with tools, needles, thread, fabric, and interfacing basics. Apply your new skill Supply List: Novice-Beginner-Sewing […]

Viking Technique Workbook Class
Posted on January 14, 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 […]

Juki Techniques Workbook
Posted on January 8, 2021

Specialty Techniques for JUKI machines with decorative stitches and/or stitch combination programs. We would like to share with our customers a new 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. We […]

Joyful Holiday Decoration
Posted on November 1, 2020

Make this fun Holiday Decoration for your home. Give your Christmas party a creative touch or give as a gift. With a touch of whimsy, you will find this fun and simple to make. Hang it on the door, mantle, or wall. Let’s get crafty and get sewing. Project website: https://www.singer.com/projects/home-decor-seasonal/joyful-holiday-decoration  

Heirloom Sewing Workbook and Project
Posted on October 21, 2020

In this class you will learn how to join lace to lace, lace to entredeux, lace to fabric, gather lace to fabric, and other techniques, and leave with a great reference workbook.  In the second part of the class,  you will take what you have learned and create a lovely heirloom sachet.  All laces and […]

POPS OF POINSETTIA | LIMITED TIME PROJECT
Posted on October 18, 2020

The Pops of Poinsetta is a Limited-Time Project offered by Pfaff.  It will dazzle your holiday table. Click here for more information on this project. It is a limited-time project and is only available until November 15, 2020. http://www.pfaff.com/en-US/Tutoriels/PFAFF-Blog/October-2020/Pops-of-Poinsettia-Limited-Time-Project

DIY Halloween Face Masks
Posted on October 18, 2020

  Halloween is almost here. Since we are all required to wear masks when out and about these days, why not create a special mask for Halloween. This mask is not just for children but for adults as well. Let’s all have fun this Halloween by wearing one of these creative Halloween masks. http://blog.brothersews.com/sewing/diy-halloween-face-masks/

Sew with Knits and Read a Pattern
Posted on September 21, 2020

Make a simple t-Shirt or Sweatshirt and learn to work with one-way stretch fabrics such as cotton interlock or french terry.  You will also learn how to read a pattern Learn to apply neckbands, cuffs, and bottom band and how to finish knit seams. Supply List: 2020 Sew with knits Supply List

Learn to Sew
Posted on September 19, 2020

Perfect for the absolute beginner or those who want to review the basics! In the morning, You’ll learn to thread your machine, wind a bobbin, and adjust tension and machine settings. You’ll practice stitching and learn about tools for your sewing kit. After a break, you’ll learn about grainlines, nap, pinning, and cutting while constructing […]

Sew with Knits and Read a Pattern
Posted on September 15, 2020

Make a simple t-Shirt or Sweatshirt and learn to work with one-way stretch fabrics such as cotton interlock or french terry. You willl also learn how to read a pattern Learn to apply neckbands, cuffs, and bottom band and how to finish knit seams. Supply List: 2020 Sew with knits Supply List

Learn To Sew
Posted on September 14, 2020

Perfect for the absolute beginner or those who want to review the basics! In the morning, You’ll learn to thread your machine, wind a bobbin, and adjust tension and machine settings. You’ll practice stitching and learn about tools for your sewing kit. After a break, you’ll learn about grainlines, nap, pinning, and cutting while constructing […]

Pfaff Specialty Stitches Techniques
Posted on August 29, 2020

This class is for Pfaff owners. You have taken the basic machine guide and embroidery guide class and now you will get into a few more advanced techniques. If your Pfaff machine does any or all of the following specialty techniques, you are invited to this Free guide class: You must present a sales receipt to […]

Sew with Knits
Posted on August 17, 2020

Make a simple t-Shirt or Sweatshirt and learn to work with one-way stretch fabrics such as cotton interlock or french terry. Learn to apply neckbands, cuffs, and bottom band and how to finish knit seams. Supply List: 2020 Sew with knits Supply List

Learn to Sew
Posted on August 15, 2020

Perfect for the absolute beginner or those who want to review the basics! In the morning, You’ll learn to thread your machine, wind a bobbin, and adjust tension and machine settings. You’ll practice stitching and learn about tools for your sewing kit. After a break, you’ll learn about grainlines, nap, pinning, and cutting while constructing […]

Service Project & Contest
Posted on August 11, 2020

Service Project & Contest AUGUST 11 – OCTOBER 17 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 well as a service project.  We have selected two populations that are underserved, the elderly, […]

Basic Quilting Class
Posted on August 8, 2020

Do you want to learn how to Quilt? If so, this class is for you. During the class, you will learn quilting basics. If you purchase a Husqvarna Viking Sapphire 930 during the month of July, you will receive a coupon code that can be used to purchase a seat for the Basic Quilting Class. […]

Sew with Knits
Posted on August 4, 2020

Make a simple t-Shirt or Sweatshirt and learn to work with one-way stretch fabrics such as cotton interlock or french terry. Learn to apply neckbands, cuffs, and bottom band and how to finish knit seams. Supply List: 2020 Sew with knits Supply List

Learn to Sew
Posted on August 3, 2020

Perfect for the absolute beginner or those who want to review the basics! In the morning, You’ll learn to thread your machine, wind a bobbin, and adjust tension and machine settings. You’ll practice stitching and learn about tools for your sewing kit. After a break, you’ll learn about grainlines, nap, pinning, and cutting while constructing […]

Viking Specialty Stitches
Posted on July 25, 2020

This class is for Husqvarna Viking Designer Series owners. You have taken the basic machine guide and embroidery guide class and now you will get into a few more advanced techniques. If your Viking machine does any or all of the following stitches, you are welcome to come to this Free guide class: Sequin stitches, […]

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