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Beautiful Seams & Hems



Frayed seam allowances and wonky hems got you down? Take your sewing up a notch with Beautiful Seams & Hems! Learn French seams, flat-felled seams, and the Hong Kong bias finish, plus the loveliest hems by hand or machine!

SUPPLIES NEEDED:

  • 1 yard 100% cotton broadcloth (a subtle print will help you determine right and wrong sides)

  • ¼ yard cotton knit jersey fabric

  • thread in a contrasting color

  • 1 pack narrow (1/4” wide) double fold bias tape

  • blind hem presser foot for sewing machine (or zig-zag foot if you don’t have one)

  • hand sewing needles

  • Optional: pinking shears

  • Optional but helpful: 1/4” quilt-piecing presser foot

  • PREP BEFORE CLASS: Please pre-cut your fabric into pieces. You'll need:

6"x6" pieces: 12 cotton broadcloth and 2 knit

12"x6" pieces: 6 cotton broadcloth and 1 knit

You will also need the following BASIC SEWING SUPPLIES:

  • sewing scissors

  • tape measure

  • straight pins

  • seam ripper

  • 6" seam gauge

  • washable fabric marker or chalk pencil

  • one package of assorted size Universal sewing machine needles 


You can find your class supplies for sale at our store. Our staff will be happy to assist you in gathering your supplies! 

Remember, you get 15% off fabrics, patterns, notions, and more at Treadle for the duration of your class. Just let us know you're in a class when you come in to shop!


Full payment is required to reserve your space in class.
Classes are held in our store at 1338 Grand Ave., St. Paul, 55105

CANCELLATION POLICY:

If your plans change, and you cannot attend a class, let us know as soon as possible by phone. We will refund your class fee in full up to ONE WEEK before class begins. After that time, class fees are non-refundable and non-transferable.

Sometimes we must cancel a class. We will let registered students know as soon as we can. You will have the option to transfer into a different class, if applicable, or you may ask for a refund or store credit.


MASK GUIDELINES for classes at Treadle Yard Goods

In accordance with CDC and MDH guidelines:

Students who are fully vaccinated are not required to wear a mask.

Students who are not fully vaccinated are requested to wear a mask.

We will work to accommodate those with medical conditions or disabilities that prevent wearing a mask. 

Our new classroom space is larger with better ventilation and individual tables to allow for ease of following social distance guidelines. Hands-on sewing classes have a maximum of 6 students to allow for everyone’s comfort. Certain classes that are lecture/discussion or events may have a larger attendance capacity.

** As the Covid situation continues to evolve, we may change and/or update our mask policies. We will do our best to notify you of any changes before your class begins. **

 
Skill Level:
intermediate
Skill Details:
Should be familiar with basic sewing machine operation
Instructor Name:
Elizabeth M

Beautiful Seams & Hems

Cost:
$ 55.00
Sun, Sep 26, 2021 at Noon to 2:00 pm
Sun, Oct 3, 2021 at Noon to 2:00 pm
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      Mon 10-5
      Tues 10-8
      Wed 10-8
      Thurs 10-8
      Fri 10-5
      Sat 10-5
      Sun 12-5

    1338 Grand Ave. St. Paul, MN 55105
    (651)698-9690
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