Gored Skirt

A gored skirt is great for all seasons! This 8-gore skirt has a smooth fit at the waist and flares out to a flirty hemline that flows beautifully when you walk. Learn how to install a centered zipper, work on your top-stitching skills, and attach a stable waistband. You’ll also learn some tricks for hemming a curved edge. You’ll come away with some new skills, and a flattering skirt that you can make again in lots of different fabrics!

Grids Girls Summer Mystery

Deb Heatherly is a designer of several wonderful Creative Grids rulers. She has offered several “Mystery Quilts” using some of the Creative Grids rulers she has designed. Two examples of previous mysteries are pictured. Mystery Quilts are great fun, and they are made even more fun by all of us sewing together. This will be an Open Sew style get together.

Kids Can Sew Shorts

In the shorts class, you’ll learn all the skills needed to make a great pair of summer shorts! Learn to choose and prepare the correct size pattern, cut out your fabric and mark all the pieces. You will learn to sew straight and curved seams, insert elastic in a casing, and make a clean hem. At the end of the class, you will have a fun pair of shorts to wear all summer long!

Jul 28
Broomhilda's Bakery Quilt
Jul 30
Beginner Sewing: Pants
Jul 31
Grids Girls Summer Mystery