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Crochet a Hat

at Knitche, Inc. - Downers Grove
5221 Main St, Chicago, Illinois 60515

Add some new stitches to your crochet repertoire (slip stitch and half-double crochet) while making this watchman's style unisex hat. Pre-requisite: BCD or equivalent.

Saturday Sep 29th, 12pm

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UFO Open Sew

at Linda Z's Sewing Center - Arlington Heights
1216 E Central Rd, Chicago, Illinois 60005

Un-Finished Objects? Find Open Space To Sew!  Bring your un-finished projects. Bring your machines. Put aside some time to get moving on your slow moving or unfinished sewing projects. Take some personal time away from kids, husband, housework and work-work. Use our wide-open sewing space.

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Draping 101

at Vogue Fabrics - Evanston
718-732 Main St, Illinois City, Illinois 60202

The concept of Draping is not understood by most sewers. Draping is how we recognize the issues and solve them when sewing our clothing. Draping helps us understand how and why to change the patterns so that our garment will fit just the way we want.  Bring to class any Silhouette Pattern in the collection and we will drape the mock up on you,...

Thursday Oct 4th, 11am

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Introduction to Machine Sewing - Make a Pin Cushion Deal

Introduction to Machine Sewing - Make a Pin Cushion

at Trixy Xchange - Wicker Park
1579 N Milwaukee Ave Stu #232, Chicago, Illinois 60622

Learn how to thread your machine and sew a cute pin cushion from recycled materials!   Want to learn how to sew, but don't want to commit to a lengthy class? Then this class is for you!  We will explore and create: How to thread your sewing machine Basic machine stitches Seam allowances How to pin your pattern and fabric together correctly...

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$66
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$120

Friday Sep 28th, 6pm

Wet Felting 101

at Ausrine's Arts Room - Evanston
1205 Crain Street, Chicago, Illinois 60202

Come with little or no felt making experience and leave with a thorough understanding of wet felting and confidence to continue practising craft on your own.  Students learn basics, starting from wool rowing properties then we will explore and try different felting designs and end up with unique piece of felted art. Very informative, hands -on,...

$190
for 2 students

The New Brother Machine!

at Linda Z's Sewing Center - Arlington Heights
1216 E Central Rd, Chicago, Illinois 60005

Join us and Brother Educator, Kim Novak, to explore the BIG, NEW Brother Sewing & Embroidery &... Machine! Kim will discuss, share, teach & demo, the wonderful features of the NEW Brother Machine. To be unveiled Aug 6 at Brother’s B2B Convention, the machine will be here in September for you to see & experience!

Saturday Sep 29th, 10am

Weaving Studio for Beginners

at Chicago Botanic Garden - Glencoe
1000 Lake Cook Road, Chicago, Illinois 60022

This class is especially designed for beginning students to learn the basics techniques needed to weave a tapestry. We will explore ways of using surface, image, and text within a woven form to create independent projects. Students will be exposed to both contemporary and historical tapestries through weekly visual presentations and will participate...

$329

8 sessions

Wednesday Sep 26th, 1:30pm

Wet Felting (Beg)

at Sister-Arts Studio Inc. - Lincoln Park
721 W Wrightwood , Chicago, Illinois 60614

Tonya Utkina will introduce you to the exciting technique of wet felting using Noro's new fiber "Rainbow Roll".  Rainbow Roll is 100% wool pencil roving available in 12 vibrant color combinations. Tonya will guide you in designing your own scarf with the color combination of your choice and small amounts of merino wool & silk.  You will...

Friday Sep 28th, 6pm

Pant Fitting

at Vogue Fabrics - Evanston
718-732 Main St, Illinois City, Illinois 60202

Bring the muslin and we will make sure they fit your to perfection!! Choose from any Silhouette Pattern pant pattern in the pattern collection, and make up a mock pant, instructions will be given as to how.  Then bring that mock pant to class and Peggy will drape them on you to get that perfect fit you have always wanted. Choose from dress slacks,...

Sewing - Step Beyond Beginner

at Vogue Fabrics - Evanston
718-732 Main St, Illinois City, Illinois 60202

For those of you with a little sewing knowledge who want an intermediate class--this is it! Learn to sew a basic dress, blouse or shirt. Tackle new issues, such as cuffs, collar, buttons & buttonholes, darts, etc. Times and duration of classes vary.

$120

9 sessions

Sunday Oct 21st, 2:30pm

Cast On Conundrum

at Knitche, Inc. - Downers Grove
5221 Main St, Chicago, Illinois 60515

Rumor has it that there are over 50 different cast-on methods! We'll cover a few of our favorites and the merits of each.  This is an invaluable class that will change the way you start every new project.

Wednesday Oct 3rd, 2pm

Sewing Techniques: Above the Waist

at School of the Art Institute of Chicago - The Loop
36 S Wabash Ave, Chicago, Illinois 60603

In this course, students learn to assemble garments that cover the upper half of the female form. Industry standard techniques and tips are presented for sewing together a pattern for a button-down shirt with sleeves and a lined, zippered shell. Students leave with the ability to transfer their skills to commercial patterns or their own designs....

$585

10 sessions

Thursday Sep 27th, 6pm

Knit in the Round

at Knitche, Inc. - Downers Grove
5221 Main St, Chicago, Illinois 60515

So many knitting projects are knit circularly.  In this class we will introduce you to knitting small circumferences in the round on double-pointed needles.  The project is a functional and fun set of fingerless gauntlet gloves.   Pre-requisite: K201 or its equivalent

$34

2 sessions

Thursday Oct 4th, 5:30pm

Sewing Techniques

at Linda Z's Sewing Center - Arlington Heights
1216 E Central Rd, Chicago, Illinois 60005

A class for new sewers, it also is great as a refresher course for others. You will learn the basic 3Ts – Terms, Tools and Techniques! Join us and also learn: Sewing Machines – What you need to look for when buying a new machine Essential Supplies and Tools – What to buy now and what to put on your wish list Thread – Why is thread important...

$59

3 sessions

Crochet 201

at Knitche, Inc. - Downers Grove
5221 Main St, Chicago, Illinois 60515

Take your crochet skills to the next level by mastering some new stitches, in a beautiful shawl or cowl pattern. Pre-requisite:  Beginning Crochet or equivalent

Tuesday Oct 16th, 12:30pm

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