Ever wondered what it would be like to upgrade from your table-top sewing machine? Feeling a need for speed? This hands-on class will introduce you to every Industrial Machine in our shop. What each one does, how to thread and troubleshoot, and operate each one safely. Satisfies competency requirement for industrial area of our shop.
Need a dose of inspiration? What do you do when you get creatively stuck? Designers, artists, and innovators from the apparel world—let’s gather together to share what our sparks our imaginations! Share resources and techniques that reliably get you out of your rut and find out what works for others!
So you want to “stretch” your knowledge and confidence around sewing with knit fabrics, yes? Awesome. Sewing stretchy fabric requires different techniques and tools. If you’ve got a grasp of wovens, but still feel iffy about knits, we’re here to help de-mystify this new jersey world for you.
A simple pocket can simply elevate a garment from ho-hum to classy. Stylish and functional, learn how to put a professional polish on all your pockets, including single- and double-welts, hidden side-seam and exposed zip-pockets. We’ll show you how the pros get theirs to lay neatly without fail.
In this class we will unlock the mysteries of the classic oxford dress shirt. We’re talking: Collars, collar stands, cuffs, cuff plackets, and button holes! Join us for some dressy, shirt-based fun.