Learn Basic Garment Alterations

Learn Basic Garment Alterations

Saturday 22nd January 2022 – 2:00pm to 4:00pm Save money, extend the life of your wardrobe, personalize your clothes and improve the fit of ready to wear garments. This workshop teaches repairing and replacing zips, turning hems, and basic fitting – darts and...
Getting to Know Your Sewing Machine

Getting to Know Your Sewing Machine

Saturday 19th February 2022 – 11:00am to 1:30pm Whether you are new to sewing, have a new machine, or are just a bit rusty, this course will set you on the right track! We will discuss different machines, their features, and how to use all those medieval torture...
Learn Basic Garment Alterations

Learn Basic Garment Alterations

Saturday 26th February 2022 – 2:00pm to 4:00pm Save money, extend the life of your wardrobe, personalize your clothes and improve the fit of ready to wear garments. This workshop teaches repairing and replacing zips, turning hems, and basic fitting – darts and...
Embroidery 101 an Overview and History

Embroidery 101 an Overview and History

The art of embroidery has been practiced in one form or another throughout the ages.  Embroidery is simply defined as thread embellishment on cloth.  Practically as long as there has existed cloth, there has existed embroidery.   Some of the most...
Sewing 101 – Just the Basics

Sewing 101 – Just the Basics

It is always fun to learn a new skill or craft.  In the case of sewing, it can be both a household skill and a fun craft at the same time.  The term “sewing” can encompass anything from simple repairs to full-blown projects such as clothing and household textiles. ...