Local Designer Showcase for May

May 17, 2012

Every month we offer a local Designer’s Showcase. We present it at Niwot’s First Friday Art Walk between 5-8 pm. This month of May we had a fabulous turn out to see these talented designers. Stop in and see for yourself! Covelo womens’ clothing of Denver, coveloclothing.com: over 50 items from their spring collection overrun, […]

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Sewing + Fashion Arts Camps + Classes

April 10, 2012

Vol 9 Issue 6 June-August Freshest Class and Events Newsletter See what we have sewn up for you! Kids 7-13———Teens 11-18 ——— Adults Learn to use a sewing machine, beginning sewing, American Girl Doll dress design, Runway camp for young designers, Intro to Fashion Design, Fashion Sketching, Steampunk Corsets, Cosplay costumes for Anime, DIY garment […]

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How to find and register for any class

March 21, 2012

Click – Classes -category -see descriptions/dates + register + pay. We will call you to confirm it. Click  Newsletter link on any class page, to view the entire list of classes. Click – Calendar drawing to see when the classes are being held. Or just call us! We have sew much to offer, we can […]

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Pant hem tips

February 12, 2012

Pants that are washable will often shrink even after washing a couple of times. Before you have us fit your pants for a hem wash them as directed a couple of times. Then bring them in for a fitting with at least 2 pairs of shoes you like to wear. We will pin check to […]

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It’s not you, it’s the machine!

January 19, 2012

Having trouble using a new sewing machine? Before throwing your sewing machine out the window,we can help! In our most popular class How To Use A Sewing Machine we help you to understand how a machine works so you can trouble shoot any issue! Here’s a remember from our class: 3 promises to trouble free […]

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“Sew” easy tips!

January 19, 2012

There are “sew” many different threads out there to choose from. Try using Mettler Metrosene 100% polyester and Coats and Clark Dual Duty cotton covered polyester threads. These are widely available and are great for most sewing projects like garments, home decor and mending. Problem to avoid: Stay away from heavy duty threads, they will […]

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Knitting up our new website!

December 13, 2011

After seven years of our original website, it was ready for a style and social makeover! We are launching a new site to better serve our Boulder, Longmont, Niwot and surrounding communities. We hope that our sewing, fashion and knitting students will be excited to interact with us in many ways now. We’d “sew” love […]

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