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3 Days at Vogue Fabric Store – Oct 24 – 26th

by SlipAm on October 11, 2012

Slipcover for a Sleeper Sofa

Slipcover Like a Pro - Is it time to revive your furniture with a slipcover? The class includes easy methods to make continuous bias for welt cord, stitching in the ditch method, plus tricks for make the slipcover stay in place and fit like a glove. Bring a photo of the furniture you plan to slipcover at home, paper and pen, a yardstick or straight edge and sharp scissors.  1 space left!

All About Pillows – Pillows, whether they are on the sofa, back a dining room chair, on the bed, or just for lounging in the family room, they can change the look of any room. See how easy it is to make not only functional, luxurious or memorable gifts pillows but be inspired during this Pillow Trunk Show. Class still open

Fun with Pillows

Start a Sewing Business - Let’s talk! Is it’s time for “you” to start a sewing business. We’ll explore the possibilities together. 2 spaces is still open.

Slipcovers for Dining and Kitchen Chairs – Tired of your dining and kitchen chairs? Want or Need to make a change, whether it’s for a party, the seasons or a holiday? Learn how simple and quick this can be! Discover the best fabrics to use, how to make a simple pattern and stitching your slipcover in a day! Class still open

Professional Roman Shades – Explore how to make your own Roman shades for your

Professional Roman Shade Class

windows, plus make a sample shade to take home. Class will include: Roman Shade Styles, Best Fabrics & Linings for Shades, How to Measure for Shades, How to Calculate Fabric, How to Pattern Match Fabric, Supplies and Tools, Work Area – to Square Fabric Shade, Cord Placement & Cord Locks, and Child Safety Shades Measures. 4 spaces left!

Sew Cushion Covers Fast - Need to make a new cushion or cover and old one? Learn and practice how to make quick welt cord, zipper plackets, and sewing trick for corners to match while sewing the cushion cover right, the 1st time! Take home sample cushion cover made during class. Class is Full

click here for classes REGISTER NOW at Vogue Fabrics in Evanston, IL

If you can not to attend this year, we want you to visit our new Online Teaching website at HFU Sewing Online. We do offer On-line Classes, have down-loadable projects and are happy to be an instructor at any “Event” where you live!

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Slipcovers for Dining room chairs

Learn to Slipcover Like a Pro ! This very popular class will give you the knowledge and confidence to revive your tired furniture with professional looking results. The class includes easy methods to make continuous bias for welt cord, stitching in the ditch method, plus tricks for making the slipcover stay in place and fit like a glove. Bring a photo of the furniture you plan to slipcover at home, your personal sewing machine, your favorite zipper foot or cording foot, serge protector, extension cord, sewing tools a yard stick and straight edge.

Karen Erickson

Class – Slipcover Like a Pro with Karen Erickson is a lecture-demonstration with the opportunity to create a sample of the technique to take home, on Friday, October 19, 2012. 9am to 4pm. click here to find out more.

Karen is flying in early to teach this full day before ETA California begins on Oct 20th and 21st. Please register early to ensure you have a space.

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