SEW N SEW NEWS BRIEF
LAST CHANCE SALE---WHILE QUANTITIES LAST
With new sewing and embroidery machines being introduced in October we have a limited quantity of discontinued models at low close-out prices. Husqvarna Viking: three Designer Diamond Royale @$5999, five Designer Ruby Royale @$3999, one Platinum 3000 with Quilt Sew Clever @12999, four Sapphire 965Q @ $1999. Pfaff: one performance 5.2 @$1999, two Quilt Expression 4.2 @ $1799, two Quilt Ambition 2.0 @ $999 and two Ambition Essential @ $599. That’s it! When they are gone-------No More!
DIME DESIGN WORKSHOP - SEPTEMBER 7 OR 8
Quilting with your embroidery machine is one of today’s most sought after embroidery skills. Join us for this lecture/demonstration along with hands-on quilting and embroidery. Stitch a make & take project featuring a quilt block with 3D appliqué. $29 includes goody bag with the make & take project, lunch, specials and a Free “My Emoji Stitches” software valued at $199. Teacher: Lisa Knight
Appleton: Friday: September 7th OR Saturday, September 8th 10-3
HALLOWEEN SPOOKTACULAR SHOP HOP - OCTOBER 10-13
Visit all seven shops to enter for door prizes, receive a free pattern and specials at each of the following shops: Fabric Creations - Manitowoc, Going to Pieces Quilt Co - Appleton, Quilt Essentials - Oshkosh, Sew n Sew - Appleton and Waupaca, The Sewing Basket- Plymouth, and Two Rivers Quilt Shop- Two Rivers
CUT TIME. QUILT MORE. GO! ACCUQUILT - NOVEMBER 2 & 3
We are excited to be your new Signature Dealer for Accuquilt GO products. Join us for this informative lecture class to see how you can produce more quilts in less time with the AccuQuilt GO! Save time cutting fabric, save time sewing by getting accurate cuts every time, save money by using up your stash! Let Richard Tharp show you how! Only $10 to join and receive a $10 discount upon arrival!
Appleton: Friday, November 2nd 10-12 or 2-4
Saturday, November 3rd 10-12
OESD SUPER SPREE - NOVEMBER 16 & 17
OESD’S Super Spree is a fun, hands-on event for embroidery enthusiasts of all skill levels. In this two day event, you will learn to make six different projects, plus you’ll learn tips and techniques to make your own projects more successful and less stressful. Gain embroidery inspiration as you view a wide variety of embroidery projects on display and learn how to choose the right products for any type of project. $99 includes two fun filled days of hands on projects, step by step handouts and designs, project kits for every project, trunk show, goodie bag valued at over $200, door prizes, lunch and more!
Waupaca: VFW post 1037, 244 Industrial Drive. Friday and Saturday, November 16th and 17th 10-4
EPIC STITCHING WITH KAREN CHARLES-DEC 1
Karen Charles is returning to our Appleton store to share her knowledge and techniques on the Designer Epic for those who have not yet experienced this fabulous embroidery machine hands-on. Space is limited to ten participants who want to experience all the great features in sewing and embroidery for the first time and see what the Designer Epic has to offer. Project kit and lunch will be included for only $30.
Appleton: Saturday, December 1st 10-4
PATCHABILITIES TABLE RUNNER
Choose your favorite table runner from this monthly series. Adorable appliqué’s with seasonal appeal are quick and easy to do. Perfect class for a beginner to try appliqué. $15 Teacher: Deb
Waupaca: Thursdays: September 6th October 4th November 1st and December 6th 10-1
IMAGINE ART TO HEART
Nancy Halverson’s latest book “Imagine” features monthly small wall quilts or quilt blocks for a large quilt. These 14” blocks have a seasonal design, positive word and colorful fabrics designed by Nancy. Each block has appliqué and piecing. $22 includes fabrics. Button packs available (optional) Purchase of book required. Teacher Ann
Appleton: Tuesdays, September 11th and October 2nd 9-12 or 5:30-8:30
This class is replacing the Learn to Sew class and the Heirloom Workshop. Learn to sew garments with a sewing machine or serger, work on heirloom projects, or get help with unfinished class projects. You decide on the project and time you want help. Please sign up in advance and let us know what you want to work on. $6 per hour. You decide on the time you want to spend. Teacher: Bonnie
Waupaca: Tuesdays, 1-7 September 11th and 25th October 9th and 23rd November 6th and 20th Dec 4th
Appleton: Thursdays 4-7 September 13th October 18th November 8th December 6th
Fridays 10-4 September 21st October 12th and 19th November 9th and 23rd December 14th
CELEBRATION TABLE MAT OR WALL HANGING
Bring your Designer sewing and embroidery machine and we will create a banner that showcases the many exclusive stitches on your machine. Of course, you will be embroidering also! Customize your project by creating designs using Design Shaping and Design Appliqué; then practice using Design Positioning for perfect placement. $30 Teacher: Ann
Appleton: Wednesday, September 12th 10-4 Halloween or Christmas Theme
EDGE-TO-EDGE EMBROIDERY QUILTING
Bring in a “ready to quilt” project (table runner, panel, baby, or lap quilt) and choose the best all-over quilting design from Amelie Scott Designs. These designs come in three sizes and multiple formats so they will work for most embroiderers. You will learn how and where to start quilting with embroidery and how to connect hoopings for continuous quilting. $30
Appleton: Saturday, September 15th 10-4 Teacher: Ann
Waupaca: Saturday, September 22nd 10-4 Teacher: Deb
EDGE TO EDGE QUILTING USING THREAD ART TAPESTRY EMBROIDERY COLLECTION
The “Thread Art Tapestry” collection is another option for edge-to-edge quilting. This collection has a beautiful quilted background design included. You will learn how and where to start quilting with embroidery and tips for re-hooping and using design positioning for continuous quilting. $30
Appleton: Saturday, September 15th 10-4 Teacher: Ann
EVERY DAY’S A HOLIDAY
Choose your favorite fabrics and tackle the advanced layout of this runner. Combine squares, triangles, and rectangles, oh my, then lay out a runner that has traditional quilt blocks blending into one another. The perfect project for those new holiday fabrics. $30 Teacher: Ann
Appleton: Wednesday, September 19th 10-4
This stylish jacket by “Morning Glory Designs” requires only two fabrics plus the lining. Simple curves are flattering and slenderizing. Use batting for warmth or flannel inside for less bulk. $30 Teacher: Bonnie
Appleton: Saturday, September 22nd 10-4
JACK O’ GREETER
Here is another great PJ’s in hoop project. Everyone loves these projects that are done completely in the hoop front and back. In only five hoopings you are ready to hang him up for Halloween decorating. $30 Teacher: Deb
Waupaca: Friday, September 28th 10-4
TRIANGLE FRENZY TABLE TOPPER
Utilize those beautiful border prints you had to have but --Now what to do? Grab your favorite border print, a triangle ruler and we will have a classy table topper in no time. $30 Teacher: Deb
Waupaca: Saturday, September 29th 10-4
EMBROIDERY PLACEMENT OR THREAD ART TAPESTRY
So, you have a project you constructed or a background you quilted and now you want to add embroideries. Learn to use design templates to audition placement, mark, hoop, rotate or mirror image, and design position to place your embroideries exactly where you want them. It’s easy! Come see for yourself. Bring the “Thread Art Tapestry” or project of your choice. $30 Teacher: Ann
Appleton: Wednesday, October 3rd 10-4
DIME VINTAGE SOFTWARE BLOUSE
Let’s create our own vintage design to stitch out on a blouse or t-shirt. First we will create the design in our “Vintage Software“. Then we will fire up the embroidery machines and stitch out the design using our new “Vintage 15 weight rope thread” for a bold new look popular in ready to wear today. Several DIME tools will be used for professional results. $30 Teacher: Deb
Appleton: Monday, October 8th 10-4
Choose your favorite pattern from Shabby Fabrics for a wall hanging, table runner or pillow. Purchase base fabrics and bring your scraps for the rest of the appliqués Do a bit of swapping with your classmates and you will have plenty of oranges and browns for all the pumpkins and owls! We love to play with Halloween. Join us for a fun day! $30 Teacher: Ann
Appleton: Tuesday, October 9th 10-4
FRENCH SEWING AND LACE SHAPING FOR BEGINNERS
This is a pre-requisite for all of the Martha Pullen Heirloom classes. Learn to join lace to lace, lace to entredeaux, entredeaux to fabric and other French Sewing techniques. Then learn to lace shape diamonds, hearts, scallops and bows. $35 includes fabric, laces, and notebook with copyrighted instructions. Teacher: Bonnie
Appleton: Thursday, October 11th 4:30-8
Waupaca: Wednesday, October 17th 1-4:30
CATHEDRAL WINDOWS PILLOW
Cathedral windows, a quilt design inspired by stained glass windows, offers endless options for choosing colors to carry out a theme. Frame those colors with gentle folds and accent with buttons for a classy addition to any living room. Add piping and invisible zipper for a great finish. $30 Teacher: Bonnie
Appleton: Saturday, October 13th 10-4
DREAM BIG EPIC WALL QUILT
So many great techniques to learn on your Epic. Use built-in designs to create a butterfly body, machine appliqué the wings, experience creating your own appliqué letters and finish with free-motion quilting. Hang your masterpiece in your sewing room for inspiration. $30 Teacher: Deb
Waupaca: Saturday, October 13th 10-4
Appleton: Monday, November 19th 10-4
INTRODUCTION TO AFFAIRS OF THE HEART
This is a beautiful embroidered appliqué embroidery collection featuring thirty-six 6” or 8” floral blocks. Spend a day learning all the tips for completing these blocks and trying a great stabilizer you may not have used before. Choose your own background fabric. Ann will provide pre-cut batik pieces for at least three blocks. $30 Teacher: Ann
Appleton: Wednesday, October 17th 10-4
E READER COVER
Sew an attractive E Reader cover that highlights the decorative stitch techniques and features on your sewing machine. You will love the decorative stitching on the front cover, unique construction including pockets and ties and the soft padding that Sew Fab foam provides. A fast and fun project to make for friends. $15 Teacher: Deb
Waupaca: Friday, October 19th 10-1
BEGINNING QUILT CAMP 1
Four patch, Rail Fence, Log Cabin. We’ll use Pat Sloan’s “Teach me to Make My First Quilt” book to make a small quilt or table runner from start to finish. That’s right! We’ll start with rotary cutting guidelines and end with quilting using a walking foot and binding. No experience necessary, and we’d be happy to let you test drive a user friendly Husqvarna Viking sewing machine. Two person teams and advanced quilters are welcome. $60 Teacher: Ann
Appleton: Saturday & Sunday October 20th and 21st 10-4
Another great project from the Build a Quilt series. All embroidered in-the-hoop butterflies and quilted blocks. Then use a simple technique to join them and that’s it! Fun and done. Create your masterpiece in the size of your choice. $30 Teacher: Deb
Waupaca: Saturday, October 20th 10-4
POLAR FLEECE AND FLANNEL LAP QUILT
Cozy flannel for the front, cushy polar fleece or luxury minkee for the back. These quilts are so easy and quick to make and so greatly loved. Make several so you have one for yourself. $30 Teacher: Bonnie
Appleton: Friday, October 26th 10-4
Waupaca: Saturday, October 27th 10-4
DOLLS 1, 2, 3, FROM ANITA GOODESIGN
This Premium Collection came out in June 2018 and allows you to build a one-of-a-kind doll. Be prepared to make many choices! Begin by picking from 14 character heads, boy or girl, and then an outfit, arms, legs and optional accessories. What fun! Personalize your doll for a special child, or make a doll to wrap in a shoe box for a donated Christmas gift. Teacher: Ann
Appleton: Tuesday, October 30th 10-4
Saturday, December 15th 10-4
FUN WITH THE CIRCULAR ATTACHMENT
Sew many possibilities using the Circular Attachment, including appliqués, quilting, and creating dimension. Create a wall hanging or table runner in your choice of fabrics to showcase your circular attachment samples. The new Circular Attachment fits all current Husqvarna Viking models and can create circles up to 26 cm in diameter! $30 Teacher: Ann
Appleton: Wednesday, November 7th 10-4
Saturday, November 10th 10-4
GARDEN PARTY PILLOW
Get to know the Epic 980Q sewing machine as you make a fun pillow that will look great anywhere in your home or give as a gift. Experience some of the wonderful quilting features this machine has to offer, as well as some of the fun sequin and appliqué stitches that are exclusive to Husqvarna Viking Epic 980Q and Epic embroidery machine. We will set up a machine for you to try if you do not already own one. $30 Teacher: Bonnie
Waupaca: Saturday, November 10th 10-4
ACCUQUILT HOLIDAY PILLOW CASE
No need to draw or use your scissors to cut your appliqués, quilting, and creating dimension. You will learn to cut your sleigh and reindeer with an Accuquilt die and cutter. Bring your embroidery machine so you can stitch “He sees you while you’re sleeping.” You will make a beautiful gift for a child just in time to put in a stocking for a St. Nick surprise! $30 Teacher: Ann
Appleton: Wednesday, November 14th 10-4
Saturday, November 24th 10-4
SEASONAL SWIRL PLACEMENTS
Four placemats all at once? How efficient! With edge to edge embroidery by Amelie Scott Designs, it’s a great technique to try. An embroidery design is included on each placemat then quilting from edge to edge. All four done at once. Separate, bind and enjoy. $30 Teacher: Deb
Waupaca: Saturday, November 24th 10-4
GUMBALL TREAT BAG
Make a cute little treat bag that really dispenses candies, marbles or even coins. You’ll appliqué a gumball machine with an actual vinyl window. This fun small project that will help sewers of any skill level learn a variety of construction techniques. $15 Teacher: Ann
Appleton: Wednesday, December 5th 9-12
QUILT BINDING WORKSHOP
Bring a small wall hanging or table runner, or make a fat quarter sample. You’ll learn measuring, cutting, joining, attaching, mitering, and perfectly joining binding. Then we’ll discuss options for securing your binding. Also included are demos on cutting bias binding, making continuous binding, and scalloped edges. $15 Teacher: Ann
Appleton: Wednesday, December 5th 1-4
HAVE IT YOUR WAY
This is an awesome bag created in the embroidery hoop. The name says it all! Outer pocket with a zippered compartment? Inner pockets? Inner large zippered compartment that splits into two sections? All or none of the above? Make it your way! You decide. $30 Teacher: Deb
Waupaca: Saturday, December 8th 10-4
AUTUMN HUES PANEL QUILT
Start with a panel, add some borders, a little piecing and you have a quilt in no time! Learn to fussy cut the stripe fabric to create two of the borders with mitered corners. See how easy mitering can be with the miter border tool. Sample is from the Autumn Hues line of fabrics, but you could use other lines that include a panel and a stripe. $30 Teacher: Bonnie
Appleton: Saturday, December 8th 10-4
PATCH THE PUSSY CAT
Make this adorable Patch the Pussy Cat from our beautiful new line of flannels. The pattern from Funky Friends has great layout directions using only four fabrics. His large pieces will make construction easy, and when finished he stands a proud 14” tall. Another option is a Teddy Bear. $30 Teacher: Ann
Appleton: Wednesday, December 12th 10-4
Choose a pattern to appliqué on a tea towel, or your favorite mug mat, table topper or table runner pattern from our many patterns and books. A great class for beginners of all ages to learn and master the basics of raw edge appliqué. $15 Teacher: Deb
Waupaca: Friday, December 14th 1-4
Build a Quilt on your embroidery machine. You’ll learn to appliqué and quilt in the hoop. Try a new technique for joining the blocks. Once you learn the quick and easy techniques you will want to make several other projects! Brought to you by “Amelie Scott Designs”. $30 Teacher: Deb
Waupaca: Saturday, December 15th 10-4
GO! SHOOTING STAR BLOCKS BY EDYTA SITAR
You will have a blast with your Shooting Star die and fabric scraps. Batik fabrics will be especially beautiful for this project. Make as many 10” finished blocks as you like. Each finished block will have a unique look with different colored “blades” and centers. Get perfect ¼’ seams with your GO! Cutter. Plus you will have finished edge stars that are oh so easy to appliqué! $30 Teacher: Ann
Appleton: Saturday, January 5th 10-4
Tuesday, January 8th 10-4
18” DOLL CLOTHES
Choose from several great books that contain many mix and match garment options. Learn tips for fast, easy, and neat garment construction. $15 Teacher: Ann
Appleton: Wednesday, January 9th 9-12
This great little purse from Indygo Junction not only has a nifty handle/closure technique, but it is a great canvas to display specialty stitches. Try a variety of great techniques including appliqué and pop-up stitches, stacked, ribbon and vintage stitches. So many to choose from, we will need to make several Petite Purses! $30 Teacher: Bonnie
Appleton: Saturday, January 12th 10-4
Waupaca: Saturday, January 26th 10-4
WALKING FOOT QUILTING
What kind of quilting can be done with a walking foot? Much more than stitch-in-the-ditch! Let’s play with our interchangeable dual feed foot and sample some of the many line and curve design possibilities. $15 Teacher: Ann
Appleton: Wednesday, January 16th 9-12
BEGINNING QUILT CAMP 2
Blocks with triangles and Appliqué. We’ll use Pat Sloan’s “Teach Me to Make My First Quilt” book to make a small quilt or table runner from start to finish. In this class you’ll learn several methods for making half-square triangles and flying geese. Give appliqué a try in one or two blocks and see if you like it! We’ll start with rotary cutting guidelines and end with quilting with a walking foot and binding. No experience necessary, everyone welcome. Test drive a Husqvarna Viking sewing machine if you would like to try one. $60 Teacher: Ann
Appleton: Saturday & Sunday, January 19th and 20th 10-4 both days
MONTHLY CLASSES AND CLUBS
ANITA GOODESIGN EMBROIDERY WORKSHOPS
Join our workshops with your embroidery machine to learn the latest in embroidery techniques. You will make a featured project each month. Are you interested in Embroidery? This is the perfect environment to test drive a Husqvarna Viking and find out why we love embroidery! No experience necessary. Receive a printed full color booklet with step-by-step tutorials and a multi-format Design CD with all workshop designs for $30 per month. Plus $10 fabric kit per month. Teacher: Ann
Appleton: 4th Tuesday each month 9-12, or 5:30-8:30 and the following Wednesday 9-12 or 1-4
Waupaca: 4th Thursday each month 10-1 (Waupaca: 5th week in November and 3rd week in December for both stores)
FOOT OF THE MONTH CLUB
Join Ann and Deb each month as you try a new accessory foot or notion to create a simple project. Kit fee will range from $8 to $11 depending on the project. Receive a 20% discount on the featured accessory.
Appleton: 3rd Tuesday each month with Ann 10-12AM or 5:30-7:30PM
Waupaca: 3rd Thursday each month with Deb 10-12AM or 5:30-7:30PM
September 18th and 20th Narrow zipper foot
October 16th and 18th 10MM Hemmer
November 20th and 15th Join and Fold Edging Foot
December 11th and 13th Specialty Candlewicking Foot
January 15th and 17th 7-Hole Cord Foot
ADVANCED TECHNIQUES FOR HUSQVARNA VIKING DESIGNER AND CREATIVE PFAFF
Utilize the specialty features of your Viking Designer Diamond, Epic or Ruby, or the Pfaff icon or Creative Sensation. Second Tuesday each month. $20 (Free if machine was purchased from us) Teacher: Bonnie
Waupaca: Tuesdays, September 18th October 16th and 30th November 13th 10am
PFAFF BASIC OWNERS CLASS
Discover all the great features your new Pfaff has to offer. $20 (Free if purchased from Sew n Sew.)
Waupaca: First Friday each month 1-3 (exception-Sept 14th)
Software adds a whole new dimension to personal embroideries. Husqvarna Viking Software is a technically advanced, yet highly user-friendly range of software. Get the most from your investment with classes provided FREE if you purchased the software from Sew n Sew. ($60 value) Teacher: Deb
Appleton: Mondays: 1-3 or 5:30-7:30
September 10th Premier +2 Design Creator I
October 15th Premier +2 Photo Stitc
November 5th Premier +2 Cross Stitcher
December 10th Premier +2 Appliqué
January 14th Premier +2 Getting Started in Premier
Waupaca: Thursdays: 1-3 or 5:30-7:30
September 13th Premier+2 Design Creator
October 11th Premier +2 Design Creator II
November 8th Premier +2 Photo Stitch
December 13th Premier +2 Cross Stitcher
January 10th Premier +2 Appliqué
DIME PERFECT EMBROIDERY PRO
Appleton: Mondays, 10-12 September 10th Nov ember 5th and January 14th
Waupaca: Thursdays: 10-12 October 11th and December 13th
DIME WORD ART IN STITCHES: TOWEL OF THE MONTH
Create a unique towel each month while learning the DIME Word Art in Stitches software. Deb will share lots of embellishment techniques each month as well. $10
Appleton: Mondays: 1-3 September 17th October 22nd November 26th December 17th and January 21st
Waupaca: Fridays 10-12 September 14th October 12th November 9th December 7th and January 4th
BLOCK OF THE MONTH CLASSES
NEW-GNOME FOR THE HOLIDAYS
You will have this adorable 50”X62” wall or lap quilt done for Christmas 2019! Beginners can learn to appliqué in this class and experienced students can try a variety of advanced appliqué stitches. Gather with friends to work on a block kit each month for eight months. Each quilt will look different because you will choose your favorite colors for the sashing and borders. $22 per month. Teacher: Ann
Appleton: First Tuesday each month starting in November. 9-12 or 5:30-8:30
PAINTERS GARDEN -FINISHING IN NOVEMBER
Painters Garden by Nancy Rink is a nine month pieced block of the month featuring Studio 37 Fabrics. The center of each block features either appliqué or pieced technique or a combination of both. Finished quilt measures 102X102. $25 includes monthly fabric kit. Two full kits available.
Teacher: Bonnie Appleton: Fourth Thursday each month 5-8 (3rd week of September 20th )
Waupaca: Fourth Wednesday each month 10-1 (3rd week of September - 19th)
QUEEN AND HER COURT II
New Waupaca Block of the Month starting in February. More details in January newsletter.
In order to insure your place in class, payment must be made at time of registration. Please register early so teachers and students can plan ahead. Refunds will only be given if the teacher cancels the class due to low enrollment or emergency. No exceptions. Cancellations will be made two days prior to class. You may send someone else in your place if you cannot attend. Class fees are not transferable to other classes unless the class is cancelled. Classes cancelled due to bad weather will be re-scheduled, or refunded. Please pick up supply list and supplies prior to class. Most classes require the purchase of a pattern or book; this is required per copyright laws. You will receive a 10% discount on all supplies on the list.
Husqvarna Viking sergers, sewing and embroidery machines are available for classroom use at NO CHARGE! Please let us know if you want to use one, so we can get it ready for you. This is a great way to test drive - before you buy.
When you purchase a new or previously loved sewing machine or serger from Sew n Sew, you have a full year to upgrade that machine and receive 100% of your purchase price toward the MSRP price of a new machine. Minimum of $300 to be considered an upgrade.
As a result of our wonderful trade-up policy, we have an ever-changing assortment of previously loved machines at great low prices. We currently have: two Diamonds, one Ruby Royale, one Sapphire 875, one 936 serger, one Sapphire 960,one Platinum16 sit down quilting machine and one Topaz 30. Quantities and models available are changing daily so don’t hesitate if you are interested. Previously loved machines also include owner’s classes and discounts.
ROYALTY REWARDS - EXPIRED COUPON DAYS - EXPANDED!!!!
Keep those expired reward certificates! We understand that not everyone can make it to the store in time to use all those fantastic reward certificates., So any month with a fifth Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday ,Friday or Saturday, we will honor those $ value rewards. Dates for 2018 are: September 29th October 29th 30th 31st November 29th 30th and December 29th 31st.
ANITA GOODESIGN ON-LINE SHOPPING
Anita Goodesign introduced on-line shopping starting August 19th 2016. Anyone can purchase designs for immediate download from email@example.com. You will need a dealer number to complete the sale. Our dealer
Numbers are Appleton 63626YV and Waupaca 99114AB. You can use either one.
TOP TEN REASONS TO PURCHASE YOUR NEW SEWING MACHINE FROM SEW N SEW!
1. Over 20 years of expertise, knowledge, and service.
2. Top quality products including Husqvarna Viking, Pfaff, Koala, Horn of America, OESD, Anita Goodesign, and more.
3. Unlimited FREE owner’s classes.
4. 100% trade-up program within 1st year.
5. Two authorized service technicians.
6. Machine owner discounts.
7. Royalty Rewards Program.
8. Classroom use of machines.
9. Clubs, workshops, events and classes all year long.
10. Newsletters, emails, and Face book to keep you informed.