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Let's Get Organized



Come join Let's Get Organized, a new project of the month club using patterns from byAnnie.com.  We had so much fun learning new techniques from adding zippers to mesh different tips for binding. We are having a great time. Pack a lunch and come join us for the next class!! 

This series is designed as skill builders. All brands of machines are welcome, bring your manuals. We recommend bringing a walking foot and a zipper foot. 
Each month you will learn new skills while making a useful organizer.  Click for a list of the 2017 Projects of the Month 

June- Open Wide! 

  • How to bind the mesh pockets using fold-over elastic.
  • How to make and attach the borders, pockets, and end strap.
  • How to attach the ends to the body of the bag. Note: Sew with the end of the bag against the bed of the machine first.
  • How to make and attach the bias binding to the ends of the bag.
  • How to install the zipper. NOTE: This style of zipper installation is different from most of our other projects.
  • EXTRA: How to use one 30-inch double-slide handbag zipper to make zippers for both the small and medium bags.
  • How to bind the edges of the zipper and attach the zipper tab to finish the end of the zipper.
  • HOMEWORK: We recommend that students quilt and cut out the pieces for the bag BEFORE class. If you come to class prepared, this project can be covered in a 3-hour class. We suggest that you make the MEDIUM bag in class.
Click here for June supply list


July - Thread Dispenser/Sewing Case 

  • How to attach the ultra suede strip between the vinyl and the zipper to keep threads in place.
  • EXTRA: How to use double-slide handbag zippers to make zippers for more than one pocket.
  • How to make and attach the vinyl pockets.
  • How to make and attach the button loop closure.
  • How to round edges of the case.
  • How to make and attach the bias binding and how to join the ends.
  • How to make and attach zipper pulls.
  • HOMEWORK: We recommend that you quilt and cut out the pieces for the bag BEFORE class. If you come to class prepared, this project can be covered in a 3-hour class. We suggest that you make the LARGE THREAD DISPENSER in class.

Click here for July supply list

Requirements:
Cancellation policy: To receive store credit for a class paid for, you must contact us prior to 48 hours before class date.
Instructor:
Kathie

Let's Get Organized

Cost:
$ 15.00
Sat, Jun 17, 2017 at 10:00 am to 2:00 pm
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Sat, Jul 15, 2017 at 10:00 am to 2:00 pm
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