|Hope Springs Mystery Box
It's the final three days to pre-order your Hope Springs mystery sewing box!
Your perfect spring project is inside! Treat yourself to dreamy Liberty fabric, a joy to sew and wear!
Not familiar with Tana lawn? You'll LOVE sewing and wearing this fabric. This collection is one of the most spectacular we've seen - we ordered a dozen different prints!
Pre-order yours here!
Pre-orders end Sunday, April 10!
|New Dressy Fabrics
This new silk chiffon at right is a riot of color and pattern! It's perfect for a fun and flirty dress or a simple scarf to bring a pop of color!
Below, check out a selection of affordable, easy-care poly crepes and satin! Get all the drape with less fuss.
Click here to shop silk, rayon, and other dressy fabrics!
We have just added a new session of Kids After-School Sewing Club!
Summer is still a long way off, so keep your young sewist busy with our weekly kids sewing class!
New to sewing?
This class is beginner-friendly!
Click here to register!
|Friday Fun Fact!
It's time for Interfacing, Part 3!
The final part!
Did you miss the last two? Check them out at the links here:
Interfacing part one
Interfacing part two
We've shared our tips on choosing your interfacing, now here are a few of our favorites! Please note, we try our best to keep everything we love in stock at all times, but in reality we just can't. Sometimes our faves will be temporarily out of stock.
French Fuse is a go-to choice for many types of sewing. Knits and wovens, light to medium weights, this is perfect! It even fuses well on silk! Usually comes in black and white.
Whisper Weft (pictured above right) and Armo Weft are both good for medium to heavy fabrics. A good fuse and great longevity wash after wash! These are our go-to choice for wool.
Hair Canvas (pictured middle right) often under the names Hymo or Acro, is a tailoring staple. Use it in the collars, lapels, and hems of fine tailored jackets and coats.
Imperial Broadcloth (pictured bottom right) plus its friends Imperial Batiste and Imperial Voile; cotton/poly blends that are ideal sew-in interfacings for shirtings and more. The voile is the most crisp, followed by the broadcloth, and the batiste is the softest.
Finally, Decor-Bond is our choice for chair covers, soft bags, and crafts. Use this to stabilize a cotton broadcloth and make it a little heftier!
Shop interfacing here!
|Classes Coming Up!
New classes and classic faves!
Take the traditional 9-patch quilt block to a new level!
Cost: $ 95
Saturday, April 16 & 30
1:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Get ready for spring with a new knit dress!
Cost: $ 75
Wednesdays, April 20, 27, & May 4 10:30 am to 12:30 pm
Sewing Custom Cushions
Cover your own cushions for a fresh new look!
Cost: $ 75
Fridays, April 22 & 29
10:30 am to 1:30 pm
Michele and the Treadlettes
|1338 Grand Ave. St Paul, MN 55105 651.698.9690
Open 10-6 Mon, 10-8 Tues-Thurs, 10-5 Fri-Sat, 12-5 Sun
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