SEW N' SEW NEWS BRIEF
We love our GO! Accuquilt Cutting system and are so pleased to be able to offer these exciting events once again. Join Victoria Parish for these fun filled informative classes for beginners and experienced alike.
ACCUQUILT: CUT TIME QUILT MORE—SEPTEMBER 15
Find out why AccuQuilt GO! is a cut above the rest. Cutting is time consuming. You work hard to get the perfect cut--carefully measuring each piece, and enduring hand, arm and back strain. Any slips of your rotary cutter or ruler can cause inaccurate cuts and wasted fabric. The AccuQuilt cutting system is 90% faster, more accurate and safe. See for yourself during this demo style event. $15 Appleton: 10-12
MIX AND MATCH MAGIC WITH GO!—SEPTEMBER 15
Inspiration and organization all in one box. As part of the innovative GO! Fabric Cutting System, GO! Qube allows you to cut up to six layers of cotton fabric, of the same shape, in no time. The GO! Qube is everything you need to get started. Just add fabric. $15 Appleton: 1-3
ACCUQUILT: FIRST DATE WITH BOB—SEPTEMBER 16
Block on Board (BOB) dies contain all the shapes you need to create a quilt block on a single die. You actually CAN do a Quilt in a Day! With the AccuQuilt BOB dies cutting is so fast, you will have all day to sew your quilt. Get tips, see beautiful samples, save time and money. $15 Appleton: 10-12
BEGINNER SEWING FOR ADULTS
Learn garment construction, quilting techniques, embroidery machine skills, accessories and bags. Choose your project from a pattern, book etc. and receive the help you need to complete your project. This class is for beginners or experienced sewists alike. Choose the hours that work for you. $8 per hour. Teacher: Bonnie
Appleton: Fridays, between 10-4 September 8TH October 13th 27th November 17th December 1st 15th
Waupaca: Tuesdays, between 1-4 September 12th 26th October 10th 24th November 7th 21st Dec 5th 19th
BEGINNER PAPER PIECE
Choose your favorite mini quilt from one of the many patterns or books we carry. This is the perfect class for beginners who want to learn, master, and love the technique of paper piecing in a short time. $15 Teacher: Deb
Waupaca: Thursday, September 1st 10-1
Appleton: Monday, October 30th 9-12
Choose a pattern to appliqué on a tea towel, or your favorite mug mat, table topper or table runner from our many patterns and books. A great class for beginners of all ages to learn and master the basics of raw edge appliqué. You can trace with pencil and cut with scissors or try an AccuQuilt die! You will learn tips for adhesives, mirror image and silhouettes. $15 Teacher: Deb
Monday, September 25th 9-12
Waupaca: Thursday, October 26th 10-1
COLLAGE QUILTED FEATHERWEIGHT
Try this fascinating technique of collage quilting. It’s scrappy, it’s layered, It’s fun! Join Rebecca Eyer, our certified instructor for the Laura Hein technique as she guides you through this process.
Appleton: Thursday, October 5th 9-4 $35
GET SPOOKED BY PATCHABILITIES
This fun and easy quilt as you go runner features spooky Halloween house, crooked tree, pumpkin and a bat appliquéd onto the strip quilted background. Great for beginners and Halloween lovers. $30 Teacher: Bonnie
Appleton: Friday, October 6th 10-4
MySEWNET ECO SYSTEM
Learn to use the WI-FI and the cloud, the Sewnet Library, and the available apps to make your embroidery fun and easy. You can also use mySewnet software to easily send designs directly to and from your WI-FI enabled embroidery machine. $30 of Free if embroidery machine was purchased at Sew n Sew. Teacher: Deb
Waupaca: Thursday, October 5th 10-12
Appleton: Monday, October 23rd 10-12
SERGER CROSS BODY BAG
Create this clever cork and cotton cross body bag using your serger, with a touch of sewing machine. Build your serger skills with these techniques: zipper insertion, piping, decorative flatlock, and working with cork. Stitches used are: 4-thread overlock, 2-thread flatlock and 3-thread narrow seam. $30 Teacher: Bonnie
Appleton: Saturday, October 7th 10-4
TREATS FOR BOO - KIMBERBELL EMBROIDERY PARTY
Create spook-tacular gifts and décor at Treats For My Boo. The Spooky Spider Jar Topper, Hocus Pocus Gift Pocket and the Treats For My Boo Tote is perfect for Halloween Candy and more. Kimberbell Kit includes all of the fabrics, blanks and embellishments for all three projects. Teacher: Deb $30 Kit fee $79
Waupaca: Saturday, October 7th 10-4
Appleton: Saturday, October 21st 10-4
SERGER CAROLINA CHRISTMAS STOCKING
Create this elegant heirloom stocking with your serger! Build your skills with the techniques covered including: gathers and rushing, decorative rolled hem, one-step piping, faux piping and curves. Stitches used are 4-Thread overlock and 3-Thread rolled edge. $15 Teacher; Bonnie
Appleton: Saturday, October 14th 10-2
Waupaca: Saturday, October 28th 10-2
Trial run(ner) is a table runner from the new book Edge to Edge Pro, by Amelie Scott. This technique builds on the original Edge to Edge Quilting. Learn to resize the designs and stitch borders. It is a simple idea. Learn to stitch perfectly sized quilting in the body of the quilt and then stitch different designs in the border and size them perfectly. It is so easy to be more creative with this technique. $30 Teacher: Deb
Waupaca: October 14th 10-4
Appleton: Saturday, December 9th 10-4
CONFETTI TABLE TOPPER/ CLEAR BLUE TILES
Confetti table topper was featured on Kimberbell Day as a free pattern. After some piecing fun, learn how to use the Orange Pop Rulers to easily square up your blocks. Then try the Clear Blue Tiles to do custom quilting perfectly centered on each block. $30 Teacher: Deb
Appleton: Saturday, October 28th 10-4
Waupaca: Saturday, November 4th 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. $40 includes fabric, laces, and notebook with copyrighted instructions. Teacher: Bonnie
Appleton: Friday, November 3rd 1-4:30
KIMBERBELL HOLIDAY JAR TOPPERS AND GIFT TAGS
Up your holiday gift giving game with these cute jar toppers and gift tags. Make those mason jar gifts festive this year with jar toppers, featuring an Elf, Santa, Snowman, Mouse and more. Seven different designs in two sizes to fit regular and wide mouth mason jars Holiday gift tags sewn on leather have 14 different designs to choose from. $30 Teacher: Bonnie 10-4
Appleton: Saturday, November 4th 10-4
Waupaca: Saturday, November 18th 10-4
NATIVITY BENCH PILLOW - OR RUNNER
Celebrate the season with Kimberbell’s newest bench pillow. The holy family is ensconced in an appliquéd stable, while fairy lights (or crystals) twinkle in the starry night sky. With swaying palm trees, apliqué glitter, puffy animals and “Joy to the World” sentiment, the Nativity scene is a peaceful reminder that all is calm and all is bright. $30 Teacher: Deb
Appleton: Saturday, November 18th 10-4
Waupaca: December 2nd 10-4
PLAYING WITH PANELS SWEATSHIRT JACKET
Bring your favorite fabric panel to transform into this smart-looking sweatshirt jacket. As cozy as it is comfortable it will soon become a wardrobe staple. Try it with a Christmas Panel for holiday festivities. Two-part class $45 Teacher: Bonnie
Appleton: Saturdays, December 2nd 10-1 and December 16th 10-3
EDGE-TO-EDGE EMBROIDERY QUILTING
Bring in a “ready to quilt” project (table runner, bench pillow backing, 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, consider your hoop options, including magnetic, and learn tips for re-hooping using design positioning for continuous quilting. $30 10-4 Teacher: Deb
Waupaca: Saturday, December 16th
Appleton: Saturday, December 30th
SERGER FRINGE PILLOW
Did you know you could make fringe on a serger? Use the two thread wrapped stitch designed for stretch fabrics to create fancy fringe. We will also experiment with cover stitch, rolled edge, and other serger techniques. Come and try out one of our fabulous air thread sergers. It is SO easy! Teacher: Bonnie $30
Appleton: Saturday, January 6th 10-4
MONTHLY CLASSES AND CLUBS
MY SEWNET SOFTWARE
MySewnet Embroidery Software contains our most powerful creative tools yet. Easily create beautiful designs with step-by-step guidance and access to the most wizards in the industry. Be inspired by Spiro Design, Word Sculpt, Photo Stitch, Film Strip and more. Available as a subscription or boxed. Appleton: Mondays 1-3 or 5:30-7:30
Waupaca: Thursdays 1-3 or 5:30-7:30
Embroidery Design with .edo files- Platinum level September 11th or 14th
Working with Photo Stitch October 9th or12th
Cross Stitcher Basics November 16th or 13th
Using Name Changer December 11th or14th
PERFECT EMBROIDERY PRO
Appleton: Mondays 10-12 September 11th October 9th November 13th December 11th
Waupaca: Thursdays 10-12: September 14th October 12th November 16th (1 week later) December 14th
PFAFF BASIC OWNERS CLASS
Get the most from your Pfaff sewing and or Embroidery machine. Teacher: Deb
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HUSQVARNA VIKING TECHNIQUE WORKBOOK These great owners classes enhance the value of your Husqvarna Viking Embroidery Machine. Receive printed directions for your workbook binder and a project using the technique. $20 or Free with machine purchase from Sew n Sew Teacher: Bonnie 10-?
#3 advanced icons and #5 fonts
Waupaca: Wednesday, September 6th
Appleton: Thursday, September 7th
#4 laser #6 taper stitches # 8 Omni motion stitches
Waupaca: Wednesday, October 25th
Appleton: Thursday, October 26th
#7 design appliqué #9 design shaping
Waupaca: Wednesday, November 1st
Appleton: Thursday, November 2nd
#10 programming # 11 design positioning
Waupaca: Wednesday, December 13th
Appleton: Thursday, December 14th
BLOCK OF THE MONTH CLASSES
Continues on the third Wednesday in Waupaca 10-1 and Third Thursday in Appleton 10-1 and 5-8 We will meet one week earlier in October due to Convention. October 11th and 12th
NEW - A ROAD TRIP QUILT
Road Trip is a Block of the Month Adventure quilt that came from the idea of a road trip across the United States and depicts different aspects of the country from shore to shore. There are trees, mountains, ocean blocks, sun and stars along with various aspects of a road trip, Roundabouts, mile markers and roadside blooms bring this bright quilt to life. $25 Teacher: Deb
Waupaca: Third Thursday each month starting October 19th 5-8
Appleton: Fourth Monday each month starting in October 23rd 1-4 ( Dec 18th one week early)
KIMBERBELL CUTIES EMBROIDERY TABLE TOPPERS
Enjoy seasonal smiles with Kimberbell Cuties. These quilted table toppers celebrate the year with pieced blocks and darling designs. Stitch a beautiful themed pattern in the center square, then frame them with adorable snowmen, conversation hearts, leprechauns, and more! Each 22x22 table topper features a variety of embellishments, coordinating block by block and border quilting designs, and 2” Bitty blocks for the corners. Made in 5x7 ( or larger) hoops, Kimberbell Cuties are a festive way to brighten each day! Optional kits available. Quilting designs sold separately through our Affiliate link on the Kimberbell website. $30 Teacher: Deb
Appleton: Mondays 10-4 September 18th October 16th November 20th December 4th
Waupaca: Fridays 10-4 September 8th October 13th November 17th December 8th
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 and Pfaff 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.
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: one Creative icon, one CSPro 2, two Creative 4.5, one Expression 720, one Opal 650, one Opal 690, one Ruby Royale, two Diamond deLuxe, one Diamond Royale. Quantities 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 -
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 2023 are: September 30th October 30th and 31st November29th and 30th December 29th and 30th
Monday - Friday 9-5
Closed November 23rd and December 25th Christmas Eve 9-12 Closed New Years Day
WEBSITE WITH CLASS PICTURES
EARN $$$$SEWING FOR OTHERS
We receive daily requests from folks wanting names embroidered on something, alterations, zipper repair, custom projects etc. etc. etc. We will gladly post your business card or info on our referral board in each store if you are interested and looking for clients.
MACHINE SERVICE AND MAINTENANCE
Prolong the life of your sewing machines and sergers with a recommended yearly tune-up. We service all makes and models. Tune-up includes cleaning, lubrication, timing and tension adjustments for $159. If purchased from Sew n Sew $109.Epics and icons $309. If purchased from Sew n Sew $209. Minimum bench fee to assess issues $40.
KIMBERBELL AFFILIATE LINK
Sew n Sew has become a Kimberbell Certified Shop and have joined their Affiliate Program. You can shop local with us at Kimberbell for downloads including: Kimberbell Quilting, Kimberbell Jump Stitch and Kimberbell Vault. Buy now, stitch now. Just click on our email link.
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TOP TEN REASONS TO PURCHASE YOUR NEW SEWING MACHINE FROM SEW N SEW!
1. Over 27 years of expertise, knowledge, and service.
2. Top quality products including Husqvarna Viking, Pfaff sewing and embroidery machines. Koala, Horn of America and Arrow cabinets. OESD, Kimberbell, and other assorted embroidery designs. Accuquilt cutting systems and dies.
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 updates.