Learn to sew!

You can learn hand sewing and machine sewing techniques and sew your own clothes. Sewing machines are provided or you can bring your own. Classes include your own pattern and tea time! Students need to purchase their own fabric and notions.

Hand sewing classes are fun for ages 7 through adult.

Machine sewing classes are fun for ages 10 through adult.

 

blue bobbin now has a lovely selection of fabrics and notions!

 

 

 


October 10, 17, 24

Wednesday afternoons, 3:15-5:15

Cost-$75

 

Sew a pair of drawstring pants!

 

This is a good place to begin if you want to sew your own pants. The pants have a waistband with drawstring or elastic, and pockets. You can make these in flannel for pajama pants or a cotton/ linen fabric for street wear. The class includes your own pattern; students provide their fabric and notions. This pattern is sized for people with hip measurements 20"-53".

 This class is for beginners and up.

 

blue bobbin has fabulous fabric and notions that work well with this project.


November 6, 13, 20

Tuesday afternoons, 3:15-5:15

Cost-$75

 

 

Sew a Toaster Sweater from Sew House 7.

 

This pattern has 2 different styles that are simple to sew. You can sew them in a sweatshirt fleece, a sweater knit or a jersey knit. Choose the style you want for the class and make the other style at home. Stay cozy this winter! This pattern is sized for people with bust measurements 31"-47".

Suitable for beginners and up.

 


December 5, 12, 19

Wednesday afternoons, 3:15-5:15

Cost-$75

 

Hand sewing class

 

Learn hand sewing and some embroidery stitches by sewing a stuffed animal. All materials are included in the hand sewing class and we always have a snack! 

 


January 17, 24, 31

Thursday afternoons, 3:15-5:15

Cost-$75

 

Sew a Tabor V-Neck from Sew House 7

 

The Tabor V-Neck is a simple, versatile style. It's a loose fitting, comfortable t-shirt or sweater with many options for sleeves, necklines and body lengths. Sew this in a fluid cotton or wool knit. This pattern is sized for bust sizes 31"-47".

Suitable for beginners and up.


January 19, 26

Saturday afternoons, 2:00-5:00

Cost-$75

 

Sew this cozy sweater, the Finlayson from Thread Theory Designs.

 

You can make it with a shawl collar, or with a hood for more coziness. A kangaroo pocket is another option. Learn how to sew with knits, set in sleeves and attach a collar or hood. This pattern is sized for chest sizes 30"-52".

This class is for beginners and up.


February 14, 21, 28

Thursday afternoons, 3:15-5:15

Cost-$75

 

Sew Roscoe from True/Bias patterns.

 

This boho inspired garment has a gathered neckline and raglan sleeves. This can be sewn as a blouse, a tunic, or a dress. This pattern is sized for bust size 32"-44.5".

This class is for beginners and up.

 


February 16, 23

Saturday afternoons, 2:00-5:00

cost-$75

 

Sew Ansa, from Named Clothing.

 

This shirt can be sewn dressy or casual. It has butterfly sleeves and a curved cut in the front. Learn how to sew raglan sleeves and finish a neck with binding. Ansa is designed for woven fabrics. This pattern is sized for bust size 30"-41".

This class is for beginners and up. 

 


March 13, 20, 27

Wednesday afternoons, 3:15-5:15

Cost-$75

 

Sew Lodo, from True/Bias patterns.

 

This is a basic t-shirt dress with a straight fit and a slightly tapered hem. This can be sewn as a top or a dress. Learn how to sew with knits. This pattern is sized for chest size 32"-44.5".

This class is for beginners and up.


March 16, 23

Saturday afternoons, 2:00-5:00

Cost-$75

 

Sew a Fairfield button up shirt from Thread Theory.

 

This can be a casual shirt or a dress shirt, depending on the fabric you choose. Learn about setting in sleeves, attaching collars, and making buttonholes. This pattern is sized for chest sizes 36.25"-50".

This class is for advanced beginners. 


April 10, 17, 24

Wednesday afternoons, 3:15-5:15

Cost-$75

 

Sew the Helmi Tunic, from Named Clothing. 

 

Helmi has a concealed button closure, rounded shirt collar, vents at the sides and a curved dolphin hem. Learn how to set sleeves, make buttonholes and sew on a collar. This pattern is sized for bust sizes 30"-45.75".

This class is for advanced beginners.


 

 

 

 

Private lessons are available for $20/hour. You can bring your own machine or use one at the studio.

Classes are held at blue bobbin studio and taught by Nannette Tuttle

Call or email me to register or ask questions.

 

There's a link at the top of the page for a list of materials needed.