Class Name
Level
Hours
Description
Price
Beginner A-line Skirt
beginning
10
Skirt with invisible zipper, waistband and optional trim B4461
$75
Beginning Teens
beginning
7.5
pillowcase, drawstring backpack, PJ pants
$70
Beginning Youth
beginning
8
pillowcase, totebag and PJ pants
$70
Jump Start
beginning
6
elastic-waist PJ pants or shorts
$45
Bridal veil DIY
beginner +
4
layer, shape, edge and attach veiling to headpiece
$40
Bridge the Gap
beginner +
6
athletic pants with pockets and drawstring (buttonholes) or paneled skirt with invisible zipper and waistband
$50
Fascinators
beginner +
6
engineering, design and finishing techniques used in fascinators and in hatmaking
$100
Fabric Flowers
beginner +
2.5
several beautiful flower making techniques
$35
Fun, Full apron
beginner +
4
washable full apron M5720 or similar
$38
Hems 101
beginner +
2.5
various machine and hand hemming techniques
$25
Hostess Apron
beginner +
2
silk half-apron
$16
Intro to Beading
beginner +
4
sequins, beads and tambour technique
$65
Market Tote Bag
beginner +
2
self-lined reusable grocery bag
$16
Pillow Cover
beginner +
2
envelope or invisible zipper closure options
$16
Piped Purse
beginner +
2.5
clutch with piping, lining and magnetic snap
$16
Racy Round Red Clutch
beginner +
2.5
trendy zipper clutch purse
$16
Shirring and Fabric Manipulation
beginner +
2.5
add texture through fabric manipulation
$25
Table Runner and Napkins
beginner +
2
table runner and napkins
$16
Terrific Tie
beginner +
2
man's necktie
$25
Toddler Dress
beginner +
6
M5416
$60
Tuesday Evening Lab
beginner +
2
any project appropriate to skill level
$15
Window Valance
beginner +
2
casing or tab window valance
$16
Zippers 101
beginner +
2.5
several zipper insertions
$25
Beautiful on the Inside
intermediate
2
Seam finishing techniques for unlined garments
$30
Bow-tied Blouse
intermediate
8
construction of “The Bow-Tied Blouse” that’s featured in Gertie’s New Book for Better Sewing
$155
Box Cushion
intermediate
4
removable cushion cover with piping and zipper
$40
Fix the Fit Part I
intermediate
4
adjust a commercial pattern using your Moulage and other methods. How to make a muslin.
$60
Fix the Fit Part II
intermediate
8
intro. to fitting - recognizing, adjusting and transferring changes back to paper
$125
Interfacing
intermediate
1.5
Interfacing demystified
$20
Intermediate Jacket
intermediate
10
Jacket with collar, facings & raglan sleeve B4865
$90
Intermediate Sew Club
intermediate
2
any project appropriate to skill level
$16
Jeans
intermediate
15
Jean construction from a commercial pattern or pant sloper (muslin made, some fitting addressed).
$165
Knit Dress
intermediate
5
Use the serger to make a knit dress  M6074 or V1224
$50
Lap of Luxury
intermediate
6
Entry-level couture skirt
$95
Next Step
intermediate
8
Sundress with partial lining, pleats & invisible zipper B5490
$75
Quick & Easy Knit Skirt
intermediate
4.5
Mabel skirt from Colette Patterns. Intro. to knits/serging
$55
Party Dress
intermediate
20
silk party dress inspired by The Party Dress Book by Mary Adams    
$325
Pressing
intermediate
1.5
Proper pressing technique class
$20
Roman Shade
intermediate
5
classic flat shade for a window <50" wide
$55
Sewing Space Ergonomics
intermediate
1.5
how to set up your workspace for the optimum level of short-term comfort and long-term healthy habits
$30
Stretch & Serge
intermediate
8
Knit top on the serger.
$92
Summer Sheath Dress 
intermediate
10
Summer sheath using pattern Butterick 5602

Swim Suit
intermediate
10
serger construction of a custom suit - elastic, lining, coping with spandex
$100
Trench Coat
intermediate
12.5
trench coat with pockets, buttonholes & topstitching M5525
$115
T-Shirt
intermediate
4
Use the serger to make a t-shirt K3741
$40
Wiggle Dress
intermediate
12
construction of “The Wiggle Dress” that’s featured in Gertie’s New Book for Better Sewing
$225
Alterations
intermediate+
8
fitting and performing alterations
$150
Chanel Vest
intermediate+
18
Chanel-style vest
$300
Chanel Sleeve
intermediate+
12
Making the Chanel-style vest into a jacket
$200
Drafting Blouses/Bodices
intermediate+
10
using the moulage as a framework to draft tops and dresses
$225
Draping
intermediate+
30
draping as a route to finished garment patterns technique in half-scale, then full-scale
$500
Holiday Sheath
intermediate+
12
intro to couture techniques in a silk duppioni sheath dress
$205
Moulage
intermediate+
12
Sloper drafting, muslin made & fit, book included
$200
Pencil Skirt
intermediate+
10
Intro. Pattern drafting, muslin made, fitting, lined skirt, few couture techniques
$115
Reversible Wrap Skirt
intermediate+
10
reversible wrap skirt
$150
Sleeved Cape
intermediate+
10
Woolen vintage-style cape V2934
$165
Advanced Tailored Jacket
advanced
26
advanced tailoring
$450
Copy a Favorite Garment
advanced
4
knock off a garment you already own without taking it apart
$55
Corset
advanced
12
corsets as outerwear and as understructure 
$245
Couture Club
advanced
1-21
any couture project appropriate to skill level
Varies
Lace Jacket
advanced
12
lace jacket or garment with no visible seams
$185
Lingerie 1
advanced
11
camis & slips
$170
Lingerie 2
advanced
11
bras & panties
$175
Little Black Dress
advanced
20
couture cocktail dress
$300
Pintucked Blouse
advanced
13
blouse with pintucks
$200
Tailored Jacket
advanced
18
intro. To tailoring
$300
Tailored Shirt
advanced
13
crisp, menswear-style button-up shirt
$200
Trousers
advanced
18
classic trouser construction. Fly, waistband, various pockets.
$325

List of Classes Offered

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