Haven’t sewn in a while and want to start a new project or do some basic alterations, but not sure where to begin? Then this class is for you. You’ll learn some new time saving techniques and brush up on your standard sewing skills. In this hands-on class, students will practice some basic sewing techniques; inserting zippers (centered, lapped, and invisible zippers), different methods for inserting elastic, and various style hem and seam finishes. Various finishing techniques as seen on ready-to-wear for hemlines, necklines and armholes using bias tape and micro-cording will also be demonstrated. Each student will leave with a notebook containing their finished samples and instructions for each technique covered in class.
There is a kit fee for supplies of $5 payable to instructor at the beginning of class.
Each student will need to bring the following supplies and equipment for class:
All Sewing Supplies are 20% off Regular Price on the day of class.
- Your Sewing machine in good working order with power cord and foot controller.
- Don't have a sewing machine and want to attend this class? Please call our store to reserve one of our loaner machines. Limited Availability.
- Basic Sewing supplies: Pins, scissors, tape measure, marking pen or chalk.
- A notebook to hold sample packets and instructions that will be provided by instructor.
Class Cancellation Policy
To reserve a seat, all Pocono Sew & Vac classes must to be paid in full before the class begins. In the event that a student needs to cancel their reservation for a class, they should notify PS&V at least 7 days in advance to be eligible for a full refund. Cancellations made 2-6 days before class will be issued a store credit. Cancellations made less than 48 hours in advance will not be eligible for a refund or store credit.