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1795 S. WASHINGTON ST. #104  NAPERVILLE, ILLINOIS 60565     Phone: 331.701.7191
email: [email protected]

The Machine Class


The Machine Class

This is the best place to start sewing. ​
Learn what it takes to operate a sewing machine without the fear of breaking it ...more

Successful Serging

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Ok, so you have a Serger and you want to put that professional touch on all your projects, but you're afraid to pull it out and use it. This is the class for you....more

The 3 hr Class

Workshop

This Thursday
October 18th 

3 hours Machine Class

The first 90 minutes of this class, students learn the sewing machine.  During the last 90 minutes students use everything learned to stitch together their very first project.

A place for Absolute Beginners and Beyond
We specialize in absolute beginners. Starting is the hard part. Practice is key to learning to sew. 
A lot of us have at least one sewing machine hidden somewhere in their house that is new, used or mature
Every once in a while you see it and wish you knew how to use it.
Give us a call and schedule some time

A nice peaceful place to learn to sew.

Mommy and Me for all ages

  
Our Mommy and Me classes are a perfect way for mothers and daughters to spend quality together and build treasured sewing memories.  

Together, mom's and their daughters can learn the art of sewing or can refresh old skills by getting back to sewing.... more

Learning to sew with PATTERNS

Adult Sewing

One of the most common barriers to sewing with patterns is sizing and understanding the language.  Students receive help with each pattern from start to finish.  Master the required stitches and avoid the most common beginner mistakes that result in projects looking less than professional.​.. more
Absolute beginners, intermediate or experienced sew'ers are welcome to tap into the wealth of sewing information provided in this class.
Students should bring their own tools and supplies.  They can bring their own sewing machine or they are welcome to use our studio equipment...
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How to alter a garment

Sewing Club for Kids

Benefits of learning to alter garments include saving money on alterations and extending the life of clothing.   This class covers standard alteration techniques for repairs and mending, working with hemlines, leg widths, lengthening and shortening garments and much more....more

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Kids can join one of the following groups:
    1.5-hour sessions starting at 3:00p - 6 pm Mondays/Wednesdays

Let us know which specific sewing project your child wants to learn and our Instructor will make a concerted effort to keep them focused on their individual goals.   Our goal is to build on their skills with each project so that whenever possible, they learn something new at each class.

4 classes/$108.00 - Prepaid
Individually scheduled classes - $29.00

Stitches and Techniques all beginners should master

Sewing success lies in the details of Stitches and Sewing Techniques that all beginners should master. This class covers specific sewing techniques and stitches that will help students refine their sewing skills, sew more efficiently and create professional stitches that will transform your garments... more

Scout Clubs

Zipper Class

 This is an introduction to hand stitching. 
We begin by practicing threading and stitching.
Next, we move on to utilize what we learned to hand stitch a project. 

If time permits, we test drive the use of a sewing machine as an excellent way to introduce some of the many options for sewing...  more.   

Lapped installations commonly used in skirts and dresses and bags
Exposed zipper commonly used in design and or pockets
Invisible zippers are not to be seen if possible in a variety of applications ...choose at two zipper techniques to master

Stitching with knits

One of the easiest fabrics for beginners to work with is woven 100% cotton.  But if students are ready to learn something new and face more advanced fabrics such as Spandex, Lycra and all varieties of knits, taking this class will provide information needed to work with knits or stretchy fabrics... more

3 hour- Sewing Machine Session

Everything students need to know about a sewing machine in 3-hours.  Learn more about this great choice...  

Project Linus

Quilting for beginners-
A Block-A-Day

Quilting is a great way to begin the sewing process.  Lots of straight seams to practice your straight stitching.  Plenty of opportunities to match seam allowances and pinning practice.  Cutting straight and straight cutting is essential when sewing and piecing together any sewing project. Learn the lingo and the fundamentals required to put together a simple couch quilt
Cold weather is fast approaching. Stitch something warm to cuddle in. 
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There's a Foot for that!

Sewing machines come with an accessory packet which includes a few extra sewing presser feet. 
Do you know which stitch each sewing foot is for?  
Click here to see what you're missing