Tag Archives: embroidery

2nd Saturday of the Month
HoopSisters “Fleur De Lis”

We’ve had many compliments on our display of quilts created using the HoopSisters embroidery patterns.  The opportunity to learn to make your own incredible quilt is here again starting May 11 from 10:00am – 1:00pm and running every 2nd Saturday for 10 months.

The dates are:  May 11, June 8, July 6, August 10, September 14, October 12, November 9, December 14, 2019, and January 11 & February 8 in 2020.

The design being taught is the 2019 HoopSisters EmbroidaBlock of the Month, “Fleur De Lis”.  

The cost of the 10-month class is $190, plus the cost of fabrics.  Six Fabrics and thread are required for the front of the quilt.  A border design CD is included in the cost of your registration.

Take advantage of this once a year experience, bring your embroidery machine and join us for a memorable quilting event!

March 24, 2018
Embroidery Class for Destiny Owners -Closed -Closed

Springtime-Placemat

March 24 from 1:30 – 5:30pm

Baby Lock Destiny owners are invited to join us for a class made especially for them!  Bring your upgraded Destiny Embroidery machine and enjoy a little comraderie as we sew a new design together!  Non-owners are welcome to try the design on one of our in-house Destiny machines.

We will start out with a project perfect for the new season – “Springtime Placemat”.

The class is $45, plus a project kit fee.

  • PLEASE NOTE:  REGISTRATION AND PAYMENT MUST BE MADE PRIOR TO THE FIRST CLASS.  ENROLL NOW!  CALL (812) 471-7945, or Come By and Sign-up!

It’s going to be fun!

3rd Saturday of Month
Embroidery Club

3rd Saturday of the Month

  • PLEASE NOTE:  REGISTRATION AND PAYMENT FOR CLASS MUST BE MADE PRIOR TO THE FIRST CLASS.  CLASS IS LIMITED TO 7 STUDENTS, SO ENROLL NOW!  CALL (812) 471-7945.

Every third Saturday of the month, pack-up your embroidery machine and join us in the Let’s Sew classroom to try the latest in embroidery design.  This year, we are doing the Hoopsister’s Sisterhood Retreats as our Embroidery Club. Each month will have a separate theme and we will do one of the projects from said theme. You will then receive the designs for that month’s theme at the end of class.

To view the class and find out more information, check out our Facebook Events


No limit in the size of hoop or machine unless specified.  A working experience with your machine is recommended for this club.  Class is open to all embroidery machines, but registration priority is given to Let’s Sew embroidery machine owners.

Limit of 7 students can be enrolled per month.

Call (812) 471-7945 to register and join the club!

Note: Our store is a FRAGRANCE-FREE ZONE. Please be courteous of other students and staff when attending class and do not use fragrances.

Our Black Friday and Small Business Saturday Ad is Here!

We open at 9:55 a.m. on Black Friday 2016!

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All sales are limited to in-stock items only. No rain checks will be given. Discount applied to items of lesser or equal value. Sales start at 9:55 a.m. on November 25, 2016 and end at 6: 05 p.m. on November 26, 2016. Independent pattern sale is on November 26, 2016 ONLY.

See more of Noodles Boutique’s designs at https://www.etsy.com/shop/NoodlesBoutique

These sales are in-store only however, phone orders are accepted. Some exclusions apply on Baby Lock machines regarding phone orders. Please call for details.

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Thursdays
Embroidery Machine Owner’s Classes

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Machine owners classes are free when you purchase a Baby Lock sewing machine at Let’s Sew.

We understand that machines have changed a lot in the past few years or that you may have never sewn on a machine. That’s why when you purchase your new Baby Lock sewing machine at our shop, we include owners classes on your machine for free.

Machine Owners Classes Cover the Basics

We will go over all the basics of your new machine and teach you how to use its functions. Once you have taken your owners class, you may take it again anytime. There is no limit on how many times you take these complimentary classes.

All machine owners classes are by appointment on the suggested day (Thursday for machine embroidery owners classes) and dependent on staff availability and/or other regularly scheduled classes. Some machines may have more than one owners class available.

Here is a listing of all Baby Lock embroidery machines we have sold or currently sell at Let’s Sew.

  • Enterprise
  • Endurance 2
  • Alliance
  • Destiny and Destiny 2
  • Unity
  • Journey
  • Accord
  • Aventura and Aventura 2
  • Flourish and Flourish 2
  • Sofia 2
  • Spirit
  • Valiant
  • Verve
  • Intrepid

You can schedule your machine embroidery owners classes when you purchase your machine at our store. If you would like to wait, please stop in-store or call to schedule your class.

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March 26 - 31, 2017
Gloria McKinnon 2017

Gloria McKinnon at Let's SewGloria McKinnon will be returning to Let’s Sew in March 2017!

 

We have hosted special guest instructor Gloria McKinnon each Spring since our shop opened in 2011. Gloria is a world-renowned quilting artist, known for her attention to fine detail and crazypatch quilting style. Gloria McKinnon lives in Australia and only visits the United States once per year. We are honored to be the only shop this side of the Mississippi River that she instructs at during her annual visit.

This year’s class dates are March 26 through March 31, 2017.

Sunday and Monday: Embellished Pincushion

Gloria will teach students how to create a stunning pincushion using a wooden base, silk threads, and beautiful embroidery stitches.

$195 per person. Kit (with tax): $41.73. Total $236.73

Tuesday and Wednesday: Reticule Purse

Made from Dupioni silk, a reticule is a traditional drawstring purse. Gloria McKinnon will show students how to embellish this project with silk ribbons and threads and beads. The inside of the reticule has a small, additional pincushion.

 

$195 per person. Kit (with tax): $165.85. Total $360.85

Thursday & Friday: Victorian Ladies Quilt block

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Gloria will end her week of classes at Let’s Sew with her signature, crazy patch sewing technique. The Victorian Ladies class will show you how to embellish a nine block quilt, one block at a time. This quilt uses silk fabrics, ribbons and threads as well as beads, trims and hand-dyed laces.

$195 per person. Kit (with tax) $37.45 $62.06. Total $257.06

UPDATED KIT PRICE!! The kit now includes even more to cover ribbon embroidery, thread embroidery, chenille thread embroidery and beading materials needed for the class!

Bundle Deals

Register for two classes and save $10. Register for all three classes and save $20.

Payment Details

Deposits are required in order to save your seat in the class. A $75 deposit per person is due at the time of registration and will be applied to the cost of the class. Payment can be made up front for the entire cost of the class or in increments.

Payments must be made the week of January 25 through January 31, 2017. Payments will again be made the week of February 23 through February 27, 2017.

No refunds will be given 30 days from the event.

Please note that our classroom is a fragrance-free zone. Please be courteous of other students and staff when attending class and do not use fragrances.

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August 26, 2016
Floral Embellishing -Closed

Floral Embellishing sample

 

Learn how to create embellishments for garments or crafts out of trims such as velvet ribbon and rick rack.

The class will cover how to create the sample in the photo above by hand. Check out the photo gallery below to see examples of how this technique can be used to embellish garments!

 

Class Times

PART 1: August 26, 2016 – 10 a.m. to noon
PART 2: September 2, 2016 – 10 a.m. to noon

PART 1: September 13, 2016 – noon to 2 p.m.
PART 2: September 20, 2016 – noon to 2 p.m.

Cost

The Floral Embellishing class is $45 plus a $15 kit. The kit includes all the materials needed to make the sample. The total cost is $65. This class is completely done using hand techniques. A sewing machine is not required.

How To Sign Up

Register in-store or over the phone. Class fee is required at the time of registration in order to hold your seat. Refunds will not be given on this class.

Note: Our store is a FRAGRANCE-FREE ZONE. Please be courteous of other students and staff when attending class and do not use fragrances.

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July 2016 - March 2017
Elegant Elements EmbroidaBlock of the Month -Closed

This beautiful quilt is an exclusive program from HoopSisters and is only available at local quilt shops like ours!Facebook Cover Photo_Elegant Elements
Each block in Elegant Elements is unique. Only six blocks repeat, so you’ll be making something new each month! This quilt is embroidery based (EmbroidaBlock) but has a quick stitch out time with an average of just 30 minutes per block.

Choose your own fabrics, size of block and get stitching with us! Registration is now open.

Class meets once a month on the third Saturday of each month from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Cost: $150
Does not include the cost of fabric or thread. Students will receive 20% off on the day of class, including on materials needed for class.

REQUIREMENTS:
Must have an embroidery machine capable of stitching at least a 5″ X 5″ design. Machine must also have a USB port in order to read designs.

Note: Our store is a FRAGRANCE-FREE ZONE. Please be courteous of other students and staff when attending class and do not use fragrances.

Sign up in store, or by calling us at 812-471-7945.

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August - December 2016
Sewn Seeds EmbroidaBlock of the Month

Sewn Seeds by HoopSisters SamplerEach month for five months, you’ll be given several digital embroidery designs to stitch out with the help of our instructor in our beautiful classroom. You’ll learn how to import the design, work with a stabilizer, stitch a multiple layer embroidery/applique design and more.

This class meets on:

August 16, 2016 from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

September 20, 2016 from 5: 30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

October 18, 2016 from 5: 30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

November 15, 2016 from 5: 30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

December 20, 2016 from 5: 30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.


Cost is $150 plus an additional border CD. Fabric, thread and stabilizer is not included in cost.
Registration is required. Please call the store to register or stop in during normal business hours.
A 20% discount is extended to students on the day of class and on items needed for class.

Note: Our store is a FRAGRANCE-FREE ZONE. Please be courteous of other students and staff when attending class and do not use fragrances.

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Destiny Embroidery Event with Emily Carter

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UPDATE: THIS EVENT HAS BEEN POSTPONED TO A TBA DATE. Please check the Let’s Sew events calendar for information regarding all upcoming events. Thank you.

Baby Lock educator Emily Carter will be at Let’s Sew on October 1 and 2 for a Destiny embroidery event!

Emily will be bringing several Baby Lock Destiny sewing and embroidery machines with her for our event for you to use! Currently the most advanced sewing and embroidery machine from Baby Lock, you’ll learn how to use the Destiny’s advanced technology to create two fun projects!

Stay tuned for pricing and time information as well as photos of the projects!