Baton Rouge

At the corner of Highland and Old Jefferson Hwy. just north of Airline Hwy.
(225) 923-1260
10am to 6pm Monday - Friday
9am to 4pm Saturday
View Class Calendar

New Orleans

Across from Paretti Mazda in the two story pink building
(504) 888-4952
10am to 6pm Monday - Friday
9am to 4pm Saturday
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Slidell

Come see our spacious new location! Head East on Gause Blvd. We're just past I-10, behind Starbucks and Ruby Tuesday
(985) 643-4252
10am to 6pm Monday - Friday
9am to 4pm Saturday
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Lafayette

At the corner of Johnston and Ambassador Caffery in the Ambassador Row Shopping Center right behind Bennigan's
(337) 981-2808
10am to 6pm Monday - Friday
9am to 4pm Saturday
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Lake Charles

Come see our spacious new location! I-210 at Highway 14 (Cameron Exit) where Blockbuster used to be.
(337) 477-0492
10am to 6pm Monday - Friday
9am to 4pm Saturday
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Houston

Sew Contempo, which has been serving the Houston Clear Lake area for over 30 years is now part of AllBrands.com!
(281) 333-5322
10am to 6pm Monday - Friday
9am to 4pm Saturday
View Class Calendar

San Antonio West Ave.

Creative Sewing Center of San Antonio is now part of AllBrands.com!
(210) 344-0791
10am to 6pm Monday - Friday
9am to 4pm Saturday
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San Antonio Loop 1604

Creative Sewing Center of San Antonio is now part of AllBrands.com!
(210) 344-0791
10am to 6pm Monday - Friday
9am to 4pm Saturday
View Class Calendar

 

GOING ON NOW!

Beginning June 21, 2017, visit any Allbrands store for a FREE PATTERN TO CREATE YOUR ROW AND WIN PRIZES!

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AUGUST 18 & 19

Cindy Hogan ‘Dream it, Create it’ 2 Day Embroidery Class
west

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AUGUST 26

Brother's "Dream it, Make it" Class with National Brother Educator Jude Szczepanski
METAIRIE

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AUGUST 26

Darlene Powell ‘Unleash Your Creativity’ Scan-N-Cut Class
lakec

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SEPTEMBER 7

Embroidery Garden Party with Reen Wilcoxson
houston

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SEPTEMBER 8

Embroidery Garden Party with Reen Wilcoxson
houston

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SEPTEMBER 9

Embroidery Garden Party with Reen Wilcoxson
houston

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SEPTEMBER 10

Embroidery Garden Party with Reen Wilcoxson

houston

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SEPTEMBER 22

Angela Wolf Sewing Class

baton rouge

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SEPTEMBER 23

Angela Wolf Sewing Class
baton rouge

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SEPTEMBER 30

Darlene Powell ‘Unleash Your Creativity’ Scan-N-Cut Class
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OCTOBER 6

Dime Inspirations Vintage Chic Seminar
houston

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OCTOBER 6

Embroidery Garden Party with Reen Wilcoxson
baton rouge

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OCTOBER 7

Embroidery Garden Party with Reen Wilcoxson
baton rouge

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OCTOBER 7

Dime Inspirations Vintage Chic Seminar
houston

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OCTOBER 8

Embroidery Garden Party with Reen Wilcoxson
baton rouge

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OCTOBER 10

Embroidery Garden Party with Reen Wilcoxson

SLIDELL

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OCTOBER 11

Embroidery Garden Party with Reen Wilcoxson

SLIDELL

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OCTOBER 12

Embroidery Garden Party with Reen Wilcoxson

SLIDELL

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OCTOBER 13

‘Start Your Own Embroidery Business’ Seminar with Brother Educator Paulette Bell
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OCTOBER 14

‘Start Your Own Embroidery Business’ Seminar with Brother Educator Paulette Bell
west

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OCTOBER 28

Darlene Powell ‘Unleash Your Creativity’ Scan-N-Cut Class
baton rouge

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NOVEMBER 10 & 11

Cindy Hogan ‘Dream it, Create it’ 2 Day Embroidery Class
houston

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NOVEMBER 17

Angela Wolf Sewing Class

west

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NOVEMBER 18

Brother's "Dream it, Make it" Class with National Brother Educator Jude Szczepanski
SLIDELL

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NOVEMBER 18

Angela Wolf Sewing Class
west

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DECEMBER 2

Brother's "Dream it, Make it" Class with National Brother Educator Jude Szczepanski
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Upcoming Classes & Events

August 2017

August
SundayMondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFridaySaturday
3031
1
Sit & SewNISD Beyond Begin to Sew Mermaid Tail 2 of 4Necessary Clutch Wallet #1Sit & SewChange-It-Up Table Placemat or Runnersit & SewBeginner Sewing - Ages 8 & Up - Session 1, Class #2
2
NISD Beyond Begin to Sew Mermaid Tail 3 of 4Sew Fun WednesdayQuilt BeeMillennium Star with Judie ZBernina Guide Class #3 - EmbroideryBeginner Sewing - Ages 8 & Up - Session 1, Class #3
3
NISD Beyond Begin to Sew Mermaid Tail 4 of 4Bernina Guide Class #1 - SewingBernina Guide Class #2 - SewingBeginner Sewing - Ages 8 & Up - Session 1, Class #4
4
BEE Minding our P's and Q'sEdge to Edge Quilting using your Embroidery Machine with Kathryn Dunn
5
Floriani Software with Joan WeberIntro to EmbroideryAnna TunicIn the Hoop cross body bag #1Embrilliance Essentials Software 12 Fat Quarter QuiltSilhouette Cameo: Beginner BasicsTriFold Wallet 6x10 hoop with Joan
6
7
8
Necessary Clutch Wallet #2Sit & SewEmbroidery Machine Mini Applique Crazy Quilt with Kathryn DunnSit & Sew
9
Embroidery Club - Back to School Machine Maintenance Scan n Cut with JudyBrother Guide Class #1 - Sewing (Large machines)Quilt BeeBrother New Owner Guide Class- My Design Center #5 (8500, 8550 and PR1050X)
10
Intermediate Scan n Cut Class - $45Brother New Owner Guide Class #1 – SewingPR101 Guide ClassBrother Guide Class #2 - Sewing (Large machines)Embroidery with ConfidenceBrother New Owner Guide Class #2 – SewingIntermediate Sewing 8 yrs & up - Pajama Pants
11
Intermediate Scan n Cut Class - $45Brother New Owner Guide Class #3 – EmbroideryBrother Guide Class #3 - Embroidery (Large machines)Brother New Owner Guide Class #4 - Embroidery (PR-Entrepreneur)
12
Intermediate Scan n Cut Class - $45Natalie JumperFloriani Software with Joan WeberScan n Cut Project Class - $40
13
Scan n Cut Project Class - $40
14
Scan n Cut Project Class - $40Brother New Owner Guide Class #1Brother New Owner Guide Class #2Beginner Sewing for Adults - Class 1 of 4
15
Scan n Cut Project Class - $40Bernina Machine Guide Class #1 (Sewing)Sit & SewEasy Doll or Baby Quilt with Kathryn DunnSit & SewBeginner Sewing for Adults - Class 2 of 4
16
Sew Fun Wednesday T-Shirt Quilt #1Brother New Owner Class #4Quilt BeeScan N Cut Guide ClassSuper Star with Judie ZedeckBrother New Owner Guide Class #3Beginner Sewing for Adults - Class 3 of 4
17
My Design Center ClassBeginner Sewing for Adults - Class 4 of 4
18
Dream it, Create it, Embroidery it with Cindy Hogan
19
Dream it, Create it, Embroidery it with Cindy HoganBasic Free Motion Quilting & Beyond on Domestic Sewing MachineNew Owner Basic CANCELLEDBeginning Quilting using a Charm PackHi-Top Purse - In-the-hoop Project ClassEmbrilliance Essentials (Software) - Advanced FeaturesScan-n-Cut Project ClassScan-n-Cut Canvas & Sure Cuts A Lot Software ClassNew Owner Embroidery CANCELLEDFloriani ClubCANCELED Embrilliance Essentials Software Scan-n-Cut Canvas & Sure Cuts A Lot Software Class
20
21
beginning sewing 1 - TunicBernina Machine Guide Class #1 - SewingFloriani ClubFloriani ClubBernina Machine Guide Class #2 - SewingBeginning Quilt - help with the quilting part of the quilt
22
Advanced Embroidery - AppliqueBernina Machine Guide Class #2 (Sewing)Sit & SewSit & SewDesign Organization & Software: BES & Embrilliance
23
Beginning Sewing - 2 1st classEmbrilliance Essentials (Software) - Advanced FeaturesT-Shirt Quilt #2Quilt BeeEmbrilliance Essentials Software
24
Bernina Guide Class #3 – EmbroideryBrother New Owner Guide Class #5 – My Design Center (8500D, 8550D and 1050X)Scan n Cut Fabric Tech
25
Beginning Sewing 2 - Finish dress
26
PR101Unleash Your Creativity Scan-N-cut ClassBrother's Dream it, Make it EventPatch Making 101Embroidery with Confidence
27
28
Basic Free Motion Quilting & Beyond on Domestic Sewing MachineBeginner Sewing for Adults - Class 1 of 2Scan n Cut Vinyl Tech
29
Bernina Machine Guide Class #3 (Embroidery)Sit & SewSit & SewBeginner Sewing for Adults - Class 2 of 2
30
Quilt BeeBrother Guide Class #1 - Sewing (Mid-Small Machines)
31
Brother Guide Class #2 - Sewing (Mid-Small Machines)
12

September 2017

September
SundayMondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFridaySaturday
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1
Brother Guide Class #3 - Embroidery (Mid-Small Machines)BEE Minding our P's and Q's
2
3
4
5
Bernina Machine Guide Class #1 (Sewing)
6
Design Organization & Beginning Embrilliance SoftwareSew Fun WednesdayHalloween Bucket by Judie ZedeckSNC VINYL TECHNIQUEEmbrilliance Essentials - Advanced Features
7
PR101Christmas Tree Skirt with Judie ZedeckEmbroidery with Confidence
8
Embroidery Garden Embroidery Party
9
Floriani Software with Joan WeberEmbroidery Garden Embroidery PartyEG Snowballs
10
Embroidery Garden Embroidery Party
11
12
Bernina Machine Guide Class #2 (Sewing)
13
Brother Machine Guide Class #1 (any size)
14
Advanced Embroidery - AppliqueIntermediate Sewing - Pajama Pants
15
Beginning Sewing - Class 1 of 2Beginning Sewing - Class 2 of 2
16
Design Organization & Beginning Embrilliance SoftwareSNC Guide ClassAdvanced Embroidery - AppliqueEmbrilliance Essentials Software
17
18
Floriani Club
19
Bernina Machine Guide Class #3 (Embroidery)Beginning Sewing - Class 1 of 2
20
Sew Fun WednesdayEmbrilliance Essentials Software Beginning Sewing - Class 2 of 2
21
SNC Fabric Technique
22
Greater San Antonio Quilt Guild Quilt ShowTV's Angela Wolf Sewing with Knits Class
23
Greater San Antonio Quilt Guild Quilt ShowPR101TV's Angela Wolf Sewing Essentials ClassEmbroidery with ConfidenceBES Lettering Software 4BES Lettering Software 4
24
25
Scan n Cut - Rhinestone TechniquesBrother New Owner Guide Class #1 – Sewing For Sewing-only and Sewing-Embroidery Combo MachinesBrother New Owner Guide Class #2 – Sewing For Sewing-only and Sewing-Embroidery Combo Machines
26
Design Organization & Beginning BES SoftwareSerging for Beginners
27
Log Cabin Quilt Block - For BeginnersProject Class - Create a Reading Pillow
28
Brother New Owner Guide Class #4 – Embroidery (PR-Entrepreneur) For PR Series (PR-1000, PR-655 and PR-100 Persona)SnowballsBrother New Owner Guide Class #3 – Embroidery For Sewing-Embroidery Combo Machines and Embroidery-only Machines
29
30
Scan n Cut Holiday Trio ProjectUnleash Your Creativity Scan-N-cut Class
Sit & Sew
Tue, Aug 01, 12:00 AM
Houston
NISD Beyond Begin to Sew Mermaid Tail 2 of 4
Tue, Aug 01, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
San Antonio Loop 1604
Necessary Clutch Wallet #1
Tue, Aug 01, 10:00 AM - 02:00 PM
Houston
The Necessary Clutch Wallet isn’t just your ordinary wallet. Carry your cell phone/mobile, cheques, cash, cards, coins and still have room for your favorite lipstick or even personal items. With its closed ends, everything is safe and secure and there is never any worry about anything sliding out. Please visit Emmaline Bags Sewing Patterns and Bag Hardware www.emmalinebags.com/ Purchase and download the pdf version of the pattern. You may choose either the NCW or the Mini Version. Kit will include: Fabric and other requirements: 1 Fat Quarter - Exterior fabric 1 Fat Quarter - Lining fabric 1/2 yd - Pocket fabric 1 yd - 20” wide Fusible woven Med weight interfacing for Exterior & Lining Pellon SF101 1 yd - 20” wide Fusible Light-Med interfacing Pellon 911FF 6” x 19” (16 cm x 23 cm) Scrap of Pellon Peltex Ultra Firm Stabilizer 71F 2 - 9” (or longer) dress zipper with nylon teeth you can sew over Hardware 3 - 1/2" Swivel hooks 2 - 1/2" d-Rings 1 - Magnetic lock You may need Notions: Water-soluble Erasable Marking Pen, or Chalk Pencil (Pilot Frixion Pens are great!) Rotary Cutting Tool, Mat, and Large Ruler Fraycheck DST - Double sided wash-away fabric tape such as Wondertape or similar. (Fabric glue to substitute) Thread to match all fabrics Jeans sewing machine needle, used to sew through tightly woven fabrics.
Sit & Sew
Tue, Aug 01, 10:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Lake Charles
Do you need a day away from home to get some sewing projects done? If so, join us every Tuesday and bring any project you would like. Our classroom will be available to use as well as encouragement and help from staff. We would love for you to come keep us company!
Change-It-Up Table Placemat or Runner
Tue, Aug 01, 10:30 AM - 01:30 PM
San Antonio West Ave.
Class fee: $45.00 Interactive sewing or embroidery Supplies: Fabric: cut 2 rectangles 12-1/2” x 17-1/2” for placemat outer boarder cut 1 rectangles 11-1/2” x 16-1/2” for placemat insert cut 2 rectangle 12-1/2” x 17- ½” fusible pelon- fuse to one placemat outer border fabric cut 1 rectangle 11-1/2” x 16 ½” fusible pelon – fuse to placemat insert Thread to match fabric plus matching bobbin Wash-away basting thread will need 1 wound bobbin #70 – #80 universal needle Glass head pins or red quilting clips Ruler, rotary cutter and mat Press cloth Point turner Wash-away fabric marker Scissors Sewing machine, cord, all feet accessories Embroidery thread, your choice of color, for decorative stitches Placemat and Table Runner Template Pattern supplied by Kathryn Dunn
sit & Sew
Tue, Aug 01, 12:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Houston
Beginner Sewing - Ages 8 & Up - Session 1, Class #2
Tue, Aug 01, 03:30 PM - 06:00 PM
Baton Rouge
This is a 4-day class on Mon July 31st, Tues Aug 1st, Wed Aug 2nd, and Thurs Aug 3rd. Total class fee is $95. Kit fee $25. All fees are due when you register; call the store to register and reserve your spot! In this class you will learn to read a pattern, cut out simple projects, stitch a simple hem, sew on a button, thread your machine & fill a bobbin, as well as straight stitching and zig zag stitching. We will complete several small projects together throughout the week including, but not limited to, a small pillowcase and pin cushion/trash container. Supplies needed: Bring YOUR machine, fabric scissors, tape measure, pins, seam ripper, marking chalk or pen, 2 bobbins, 1 spool white or off white thread. Teacher: Helen Kelly-Coco. Optional: Purchase the Start-to-Sew Kit in the store for $14.99 (includes all of the accessories above plus tracing papers, wheel, pin cushion, needle threader, sewing gauge, 10 hand needles, and thimble)
NISD Beyond Begin to Sew Mermaid Tail 3 of 4
Wed, Aug 02, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
San Antonio Loop 1604
Sew Fun Wednesday
Wed, Aug 02, 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
San Antonio West Ave.
Come in and sew inside our classrooms every 1st and 3rd Wednesday of the month! Bring your machines, scissors, thread, etc. to finish that project you been working on or come in and start a new one!
Quilt Bee
Wed, Aug 02, 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Lake Charles
Millennium Star with Judie Z
Wed, Aug 02, 10:30 AM - 01:30 PM
San Antonio West Ave.
Paper piecing star. with Judie Zedeck Class Fee $35.00 Kit Fee $15.00
Bernina Guide Class #3 - Embroidery
Wed, Aug 02, 02:00 PM - 05:00 PM
Lake Charles
This is a machine guide class for those customers who purchased their Bernina machine from Allbrands and have not previously taken a machine guide class. You will need to bring your sewing machine, embroidery arm, embroidery thread, empty bobbin, all accessories that came with your machine and the users manual. Those with sewing only machines will take classes #1 & #2. Those with sewing/embroidery combo machines will take classes #1, 2 & 3. Those with embroidery only machines will take only class #3. Please sign up online. One 3-hour class. Taught by Aimee Pinell.
Beginner Sewing - Ages 8 & Up - Session 1, Class #3
Wed, Aug 02, 03:30 PM - 06:00 PM
Baton Rouge
This is a 4-day class on Mon July 31st, Tues Aug 1st, Wed Aug 2nd, and Thurs Aug 3rd. Total class fee is $95. Kit fee $25. All fees are due when you register; call the store to register and reserve your spot! In this class you will learn to read a pattern, cut out simple projects, stitch a simple hem, sew on a button, thread your machine & fill a bobbin, as well as straight stitching and zig zag stitching. We will complete several small projects together throughout the week including, but not limited to, a small pillowcase and pin cushion/trash container. Supplies needed: Bring YOUR machine, fabric scissors, tape measure, pins, seam ripper, marking chalk or pen, 2 bobbins, 1 spool white or off white thread. Teacher: Helen Kelly-Coco. Optional: Purchase the Start-to-Sew Kit in the store for $14.99 (includes all of the accessories above plus tracing papers, wheel, pin cushion, needle threader, sewing gauge, 10 hand needles, and thimble)
NISD Beyond Begin to Sew Mermaid Tail 4 of 4
Thu, Aug 03, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
San Antonio Loop 1604
Bernina Guide Class #1 - Sewing
Thu, Aug 03, 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Lake Charles
This is a machine guide class for those customers who purchased their Bernina machine from Allbrands and have not previously taken a machine guide class. You will need to bring your sewing machine, sewing thread, empty bobbin, all accessories that came with your machine and the users manual. Those with sewing only machines will take classes #1 & #2. Those with sewing/embroidery combo machines will take classes #1, 2 & 3. Those with embroidery only machines will take only class #3. Please sign up online. One 3-hour class. Taught by Aimee Pinell.
Bernina Guide Class #2 - Sewing
Thu, Aug 03, 02:00 PM - 05:00 PM
Lake Charles
This is a machine guide class for those customers who purchased their Bernina machine from Allbrands and have not previously taken a machine guide class. You will need to bring your sewing machine, sewing thread, empty bobbin, all accessories that came with your machine and the users manual. Those with sewing only machines will take classes #1 & #2. Those with sewing/embroidery combo machines will take classes #1, 2 & 3. Those with embroidery only machines will take only class #3. Please sign up online. One 3-hour class. Taught by Aimee Pinell.
Beginner Sewing - Ages 8 & Up - Session 1, Class #4
Thu, Aug 03, 03:30 PM - 06:00 PM
Baton Rouge
This is a 4-day class on Mon July 31st, Tues Aug 1st, Wed Aug 2nd, and Thurs Aug 3rd. Total class fee is $95. Kit fee $25. All fees are due when you register; call the store to register and reserve your spot! In this class you will learn to read a pattern, cut out simple projects, stitch a simple hem, sew on a button, thread your machine & fill a bobbin, as well as straight stitching and zig zag stitching. We will complete several small projects together throughout the week including, but not limited to, a small pillowcase and pin cushion/trash container. Supplies needed: Bring YOUR machine, fabric scissors, tape measure, pins, seam ripper, marking chalk or pen, 2 bobbins, 1 spool white or off white thread. Teacher: Helen Kelly-Coco. Optional: Purchase the Start-to-Sew Kit in the store for $14.99 (includes all of the accessories above plus tracing papers, wheel, pin cushion, needle threader, sewing gauge, 10 hand needles, and thimble)
BEE Minding our P's and Q's
Fri, Aug 04, 12:00 AM
San Antonio Loop 1604
Come sit and sew. Join the fun. New members welcome. Come see what the buzz is about !!!
Edge to Edge Quilting using your Embroidery Machine with Kathryn Dunn
Fri, Aug 04, 10:30 AM - 01:30 PM
San Antonio West Ave.
Class Fee: $45.00 Join Kathryn Dunn, a Martha Pullen Certified Instructor Supplies: Sewing/Embroidery machine, embroidery arm, basic sewing kit. Light Weight Tear-Away stabilizer. marking pen, 6x10 hoop, or larger, embroidery bobbin thread to match quilt backing, embroidery thread (color of your choice) for the top of your quilt, thin batting, roll of tear away stabilizer, machine accessories, embroidery foot, and foot for sewing on a binding, (if time permits), power cord, extra needles and bobbins, pins, quilt clips, scissors, anything that you think you might need to complete the project. (There will be some machine sewing) Fabric: Front of quilt sample is a small panel approximate size 24x24. This is a sample practice quilt. Thin batting and backing must be 28x28. Please prepare your quilt sandwich before class. All three layers will need to be secured together either with temporary spray, web tape, or large basting stitches. Please use your preferred method. Do not use pins. We will be using the embroidery machine. Bring a snack and a drink in a closed non-spill container. No Styrofoam cups with lids, please. Please have your area and machine ready to start at 10:30am.
Floriani Software with Joan Weber
Sat, Aug 05, 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
San Antonio Loop 1604
class fee $20.00 APPLIQUE
Intro to Embroidery
Sat, Aug 05, 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Baton Rouge
Project TBA. In this class you will learn different stabilizers and when to use them, hooping techniques, and tips and tricks to machine embroidery. You will need: Your machine, 4x4 or 5x7 hoop, USB stick, small scissors, and thread. Teacher: Kendra Class:$30 Kit:$10 Minimum Class Size: 2, Maximum Class Size: 10
Anna Tunic
Sat, Aug 05, 09:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Lake Charles
Mod style and clean lines give this tunic its "annatude". The back has a unique button closure. Add the belt for an houglass shape, and the sweet fabric flower makes for an artistic accent piece to ginger up your tunic. Sewing level: Intermediate. One 5-hour class. Taught by Cheryl Duhon. Class fee $75
In the Hoop cross body bag #1
Sat, Aug 05, 09:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Houston
Thread In the Hoop Clutch Purse Set Unique clutch purse set features a quilted flap, zipper closure and optional lining with credit card pockets. 3 sizes are included. When finished these clutches are fully lined with no exposed seams inside. They are made in your hoop! The flap is made first and then gets attached while the clutch is constructed. If you choose to make the optional lining with credit card pockets, the lining is made in the hoop before starting the clutch. The 5x7 size has 1 row of 3 pockets in the optional lining. The 6x10 & 7x12 sizes feature an optional lining with 2 rows of 3 pockets. A nice stipple quilting design is on the flap and front of the clutches. You could opt to skip the quilting. Monograms could be added to the flap. There is a magnetic snap closure. The contents of your clutch are secured with a zipper opening under the flap. o match all fabrics Jeans sewing machine needle, used to sew through tightly woven fabrics.
Embrilliance Essentials Software
Sat, Aug 05, 09:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Lafayette
If you're new to embroidery software, you'll want to take this class! We learn the basics of embroidery software which is essential for customizing all of your embroidery projects. Please feel free to call the store or stop by if you have any questions. Class fee is $50 Please bring a laptop with Embrilliance installed. You will also be provided with an Embrilliance PDF with step by step guides on how to do everything in Embrilliance, created by your instructor. At the end of class we also have designated time for "independent study" to see what you know and what you may need help with. Continuing support is also offered. -Set Embrilliance Preferences -Learn Program Functionality -Add Fonts to Embrilliance -Create Text -Add Images -Edit Designs -Rotate and Resize Creations -Other Special Embrilliance Tricks -Organizing Files
12 Fat Quarter Quilt
Sat, Aug 05, 10:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Houston
Come join Virginia Sheridan as she shows you how to make a Lap size Quilt Top in one afternoon using only 12 Fat Quarters. Once you make one you will be hooked and want to make more. Supplies needed: 12 Fat Quarters (pressed). Bring your sewing machine (don't forget your power cords & foot pedal), 2 filled bobbins, thread (bobbins and thread same neutral color), new needle (80/12 or 90/14), 1/4" foot if you have one, rotary cutter (45mm or 60mm) with a new blade and 18" or 24" ruler. We will take a short break so I suggest you bring a sack lunch and drink. See you there.
Silhouette Cameo: Beginner Basics
Sat, Aug 05, 01:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Baton Rouge
In this class you will learn beginner basics, icon functions, design and letter merging. You will need to bring your laptop loaded with the software, a notebook and pen. You will leave with a completed project (glass coasters)! Teacher: Kendra Class Fee: $40 Kit Fee: $10 Min class size: 2, Max class size: 10
TriFold Wallet 6x10 hoop with Joan
Sat, Aug 05, 01:00 PM - 03:30 PM
San Antonio Loop 1604
Class fee $30.00 You will be provided labels for your own pre-cut fabric and a supply list via email. Class size is extremely limited. Since you will receive information, lists and instructions prior to class, there will be no refunds. If you can't make it, ask a friend to take your place. Great for yourself and great for gifts. Limit 6 students
Necessary Clutch Wallet #2
Tue, Aug 08, 10:00 AM - 02:00 PM
Houston
The Necessary Clutch Wallet isn’t just your ordinary wallet. Carry your cell phone/mobile, cheques, cash, cards, coins and still have room for your favorite lipstick or even personal items. With its closed ends, everything is safe and secure and there is never any worry about anything sliding out. Please visit Emmaline Bags Sewing Patterns and Bag Hardware www.emmalinebags.com/ Purchase and download the pdf version of the pattern. You may choose either the NCW or the Mini Version. Kit will include: Fabric and other requirements: 1 Fat Quarter - Exterior fabric 1 Fat Quarter - Lining fabric 1/2 yd - Pocket fabric 1 yd - 20” wide Fusible woven Med weight interfacing for Exterior & Lining Pellon SF101 1 yd - 20” wide Fusible Light-Med interfacing Pellon 911FF 6” x 19” (16 cm x 23 cm) Scrap of Pellon Peltex Ultra Firm Stabilizer 71F 2 - 9” (or longer) dress zipper with nylon teeth you can sew over Hardware 3 - 1/2" Swivel hooks 2 - 1/2" d-Rings 1 - Magnetic lock You may need Notions: Water-soluble Erasable Marking Pen, or Chalk Pencil (Pilot Frixion Pens are great!) Rotary Cutting Tool, Mat, and Large Ruler Fraycheck DST - Double sided wash-away fabric tape such as Wondertape or similar. (Fabric glue to substitute) Thread to match all fabrics Jeans sewing machine needle, used to sew through tightly woven fabrics.
Sit & Sew
Tue, Aug 08, 10:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Lake Charles
Do you need a day away from home to get some sewing projects done? If so, join us every Tuesday and bring any project you would like. Our classroom will be available to use as well as encouragement and help from staff. We would love for you to come keep us company!
Embroidery Machine Mini Applique Crazy Quilt with Kathryn Dunn
Tue, Aug 08, 10:30 AM - 01:30 PM
San Antonio West Ave.
Class fee: $45.00 Turn one applique crazy quilt embroidery design into a beautiful mini quilt to hang. Embroidery Machine, embroidery arm, 5x7 hoop or larger, 3 fat quarters, embroidery thread and bobbins, 80 top stitch needle, extra needles, clover seam presser, no show mesh stabilizer, thin batting, glue stick, quilting clips, ruler, rotary cutter and mat, wash away fabric marker, scissors, fine point applique scissors, power cords and feet.
Sit & Sew
Tue, Aug 08, 12:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Houston
Embroidery Club - Back to School Machine Maintenance
Wed, Aug 09, 04:30 AM - 06:00 AM
Baton Rouge
Embroidery Club - Back to School Machine Maintenance
Scan n Cut with Judy
Wed, Aug 09, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
San Antonio Loop 1604
Brother Guide Class #1 - Sewing (Large machines)
Wed, Aug 09, 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Houston
New owner guide class
Quilt Bee
Wed, Aug 09, 10:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Lake Charles
Brother New Owner Guide Class- My Design Center #5 (8500, 8550 and PR1050X)
Wed, Aug 09, 01:00 PM - 04:00 PM
New Orleans
This is a machine guide class for those customers who have purchased their Brother Dream Machine: 8500D or 8550D or their Brother PR1050X Machine from ALLBRANDS and have NOT previously taken a machine guide class. You will need to bring your 8500 or 8550 to class and the scan mat, magnets, stylus and operation manual addendum. If you have the 1050X you need to bring the machine manual and the operation manual addendum for My Design Center, not your machine.
Intermediate Scan n Cut Class - $45
Thu, Aug 10, 12:00 AM through through Sat, Aug 12, 12:00 AM
Slidell
Want to improve on your Scan n Cut Knowledge? This is your Opportunity!
Brother New Owner Guide Class #1 – Sewing
Thu, Aug 10, 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
New Orleans
Brother New Owner Guide Class #1 – Sewing For Sewing-only and Sewing-Embroidery Combo Machines This is a machine guide class for those customers who purchased their Brother machine from ALLBRANDS and have NOT previously taken a machine guide class. You will need to bring your sewing machine, sewing thread, empty bobbin, ALL accessories that came with your machine and your user manual. Call for more information.504-888-4952. You must sign-up online. Seating is limited. Those with Sewing-only machines will take Classes #1 and #2. Those with Sewing/Embroidery Combo machines will take Classes #1, #2 and #3. Those with Embroidery-only machines will take Class #3. Taught by Aimee Pinell
PR101 Guide Class
Thu, Aug 10, 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Houston
Brother Guide Class #2 - Sewing (Large machines)
Thu, Aug 10, 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Houston
New owner guide class
Embroidery with Confidence
Thu, Aug 10, 01:30 PM - 05:30 PM
Houston
Class fee 45.00
Brother New Owner Guide Class #2 – Sewing
Thu, Aug 10, 02:00 PM - 05:00 PM
New Orleans
Brother New Owner Guide Class #2 – Sewing For Sewing-only and Sewing-Embroidery Combo Machines This is a machine guide class for those customers who purchased their Brother machine from ALLBRANDS and have NOT previously taken a machine guide class. . You will need to bring your sewing machine, sewing thread, empty bobbin, ALL accessories that came with your machine and your user manual. Call for more information. 504-888-4952. You must sign-up online. Seating is limited. Those with Sewing-only machines will take Classes #1 and #2. Those with Sewing/Embroidery Combo machines will take Classes #1, #2 and #3. Those with Embroidery-only machines will take Class #3. Taught by Aimee Pinell
Intermediate Sewing 8 yrs & up - Pajama Pants
Thu, Aug 10, 04:00 PM - 06:30 PM
Baton Rouge
For individuals who have completed our Beginner Sewing Class, or have mastered threading their machine, filling and installing bobbins, adjusting stitches, and have made at least a few sewing projects on their own. Students should bring their sewing machine & instruction manuall, basic supplies such as fabric scissors, pins, pin cushion, tape measure or rulers, as well as fabric & pattern for pajama pants of their choice (both sold at AllBrands or bring what you already have). Class fee: $30.00 Teacher: Helen Kelly-Coco
Brother New Owner Guide Class #3 – Embroidery
Fri, Aug 11, 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
New Orleans
Brother New Owner Guide Class #3 – Embroidery For Sewing-Embroidery Combo Machines and Embroidery-only Machines This is a machine guide class for those customers who purchased their Brother machine from ALLBRANDS and have NOT previously taken a machine guide class. You will need to bring your sewing machine, embroidery arm, embroidery thread, empty bobbin, ALL accessories that came with your machine and your user manual. Call for more information. 504-888-4952. You must sign-up online. Seating is limited. Those with Sewing-only machines will take Classes #1 and #2. Those with Sewing/Embroidery Combo machines will take Classes #1, #2 and #3. Those with Embroidery-only machines will take Class #3. Taught by Aimee Pinell
Brother Guide Class #3 - Embroidery (Large machines)
Fri, Aug 11, 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Houston
New owner guide class
Brother New Owner Guide Class #4 - Embroidery (PR-Entrepreneur)
Fri, Aug 11, 02:00 PM - 05:00 PM
New Orleans
Brother New Owner Guide Class #4 - Embroidery (PR-Entrepreneur) For PR Series (PR-1000, PR-655 and PR-100 Persona) This is a machine guide class for those customers who purchased their Brother PR machine from ALLBRANDS and have NOT previously taken a machine guide class. You will need to bring your user manual. You will not need to bring your machine. Call for more information. 504-888-4952. You must sign-up online. Taught by Aimee Pinell
Natalie Jumper
Sat, Aug 12, 09:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Lake Charles
So easy to make and fun to wear! Sizes 6-10 years. Fully lined school girl jumper with button closure. Simple design allows for embellishing. One 3-1/2 hour class. Taught by Cheryl Duhon. Class fee $50.
Floriani Software with Joan Weber
Sat, Aug 12, 09:00 AM - 11:00 AM
San Antonio West Ave.
class fee $20.00 APPLIQUE
Scan n Cut Project Class - $40
Sat, Aug 12, 01:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Slidell
Learn a new Project and also how to use Sure Cuts ALot Software
Scan n Cut Project Class - $40
Sun, Aug 13, 12:00 AM through through Tue, Aug 15, 12:00 AM
Slidell
Come and learn a Scan and Cut Project and learn about Sure Cuts Alot Software
Brother New Owner Guide Class #1
Mon, Aug 14, 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Lafayette
Brother New Owner Guide Class #1 – Sewing (For Sewing-only and Sewing-Embroidery Combo Machines) This is a machine guide class for those customers who purchased their Brother machine from ALLBRANDS and have NOT previously taken a machine guide class. You will need to bring your sewing machine, sewing thread, empty bobbin, ALL accessories that came with your machine and your user manual. Those with Sewing-only machines will take Classes #1 and #2. Those with Sewing/Embroidery Combo machines will take Classes #1, #2 and #3. Those with Embroidery-only machines will take Class #3. Class fee is free for those that purchased their machine from Allbrands and have not previously taken the class. $75 for those machines purchased elsewhere or you want to retake the class. You must register for class to attend. Seating is limited. Taught by Aimee Pinell.
Brother New Owner Guide Class #2
Mon, Aug 14, 02:00 PM - 05:00 PM
Lafayette
Brother New Owner Guide Class #2 – Sewing (For Sewing-only and Sewing-Embroidery Combo Machines) This is a machine guide class for those customers who purchased their Brother machine from ALLBRANDS and have NOT previously taken a machine guide class. You will need to bring your sewing machine, sewing thread, empty bobbin, ALL accessories that came with your machine and your user manual. Those with Sewing-only machines will take Classes #1 and #2. Those with Sewing/Embroidery Combo machines will take Classes #1, #2 and #3. Those with Embroidery-only machines will take Class #3. Class fee is free for those that purchased their machine from Allbrands and have not previously taken the class. $75 for those machines purchased elsewhere or you want to retake the class. You must register for class to attend. Seating is limited. Taught by Aimee Pinell.
Beginner Sewing for Adults - Class 1 of 4
Mon, Aug 14, 03:30 PM - 06:00 PM
Baton Rouge
This is a 4-day class from Mon August 14th thru Thurs August 17th. Total class fee is $95. Kit fee $25. All fees are due when you register; call the store to register and reserve your spot! In this class you will learn to read a pattern, cut out simple projects, stitch a simple hem, sew on a button, thread your machine & fill a bobbin, as well as straight stitching and zig zag stitching. We will complete several small projects together throughout the week including, but not limited to, a small pillowcase and pin cushion/trash container. Supplies needed: Bring YOUR machine, fabric scissors, tape measure, pins, seam ripper, marking chalk or pen, 2 bobbins, 1 spool white or off white thread. Teacher: Helen Kelly-Coco. Optional: Purchase the Start-to-Sew Kit in the store for $14.99 (includes all of the accessories above plus tracing papers, wheel, pin cushion, needle threader, sewing gauge, 10 hand needles, and thimble)
Bernina Machine Guide Class #1 (Sewing)
Tue, Aug 15, 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Houston
Sit & Sew
Tue, Aug 15, 10:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Lake Charles
Do you need a day away from home to get some sewing projects done? If so, join us every Tuesday and bring any project you would like. Our classroom will be available to use as well as encouragement and help from staff. We would love for you to come keep us company!
Easy Doll or Baby Quilt with Kathryn Dunn
Tue, Aug 15, 10:30 AM - 01:30 PM
San Antonio West Ave.
Price $45.00 Adorable doll or baby quilt using 5" blocks, self binding. Supplies: 1 charm pack, 3/4 yard batting and backing, clover seam presser, thread to match project,70 or 80 universal needle, glass head pins or quilting clips, quilting safety pins, quilting ruler, rotary cutter and mat, press cloth, wash away fabric marker, scissors, sewing machine, cord, feet and accessories.
Sit & Sew
Tue, Aug 15, 12:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Houston
Beginner Sewing for Adults - Class 2 of 4
Tue, Aug 15, 03:30 PM - 06:00 PM
Baton Rouge
This is a 4-day class from Mon August 14th thru Thurs August 17th. Total class fee is $95. Kit fee $25. All fees are due when you register; call the store to register and reserve your spot! In this class you will learn to read a pattern, cut out simple projects, stitch a simple hem, sew on a button, thread your machine & fill a bobbin, as well as straight stitching and zig zag stitching. We will complete several small projects together throughout the week including, but not limited to, a small pillowcase and pin cushion/trash container. Supplies needed: Bring YOUR machine, fabric scissors, tape measure, pins, seam ripper, marking chalk or pen, 2 bobbins, 1 spool white or off white thread. Teacher: Helen Kelly-Coco. Optional: Purchase the Start-to-Sew Kit in the store for $14.99 (includes all of the accessories above plus tracing papers, wheel, pin cushion, needle threader, sewing gauge, 10 hand needles, and thimble)
Sew Fun Wednesday
Wed, Aug 16, 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
San Antonio West Ave.
Come in and sew inside our classrooms every 1st and 3rd Wednesday of the month! Bring your machines, scissors, thread, etc. to finish that project you been working on or come in and start a new one!
T-Shirt Quilt #1
Wed, Aug 16, 10:00 AM - 02:00 PM
Houston
Brother New Owner Class #4
Wed, Aug 16, 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Lafayette
This is a machine guide class for those customers who purchased their Brother PR machine from ALLBRANDS and have NOT previously taken a machine guide class. You will need to bring your user manual. You will not need to bring your machine. Class is free for those that purchased their machine from Allbrands. $75 for those machines purchased elsewhere or you are retaking the class. You must register to attend. Seating is limited. Taught by Aimee Pinell.
Quilt Bee
Wed, Aug 16, 10:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Lake Charles
Scan N Cut Guide Class
Wed, Aug 16, 10:30 AM - 01:30 PM
Houston
Super Star with Judie Zedeck
Wed, Aug 16, 10:30 AM - 01:30 PM
San Antonio West Ave.
paper piecing original design with Judie Zedeck Kit Fee $15.00 Class Fee $35.00
Brother New Owner Guide Class #3
Wed, Aug 16, 02:00 PM - 05:00 PM
Lafayette
Brother New Owner Guide Class #3 – Embroidery (For Embroidery-only and Sewing-Embroidery Combo Machines) This is a machine guide class for those customers who purchased their Brother machine from ALLBRANDS and have NOT previously taken a machine guide class. You will need to bring your sewing machine, embroidery arm, embroidery thread, empty bobbin, ALL accessories that came with your machine and your user manual. Those with Sewing-only machines will take Classes #1 and #2. Those with Sewing/Embroidery Combo machines will take Classes #1, #2 and #3. Those with Embroidery-only machines will take Class #3. Class fee is free for those that purchased their machine from Allbrands and have not previously taken the class. $75 for those machines purchased elsewhere or you want to retake the class. You must register for class to attend. Seating is limited. Taught by Aimee Pinell.
Beginner Sewing for Adults - Class 3 of 4
Wed, Aug 16, 03:30 PM - 06:00 PM
Baton Rouge
This is a 4-day class from Mon August 14th thru Thurs August 17th. Total class fee is $95. Kit fee $25. All fees are due when you register; call the store to register and reserve your spot! In this class you will learn to read a pattern, cut out simple projects, stitch a simple hem, sew on a button, thread your machine & fill a bobbin, as well as straight stitching and zig zag stitching. We will complete several small projects together throughout the week including, but not limited to, a small pillowcase and pin cushion/trash container. Supplies needed: Bring YOUR machine, fabric scissors, tape measure, pins, seam ripper, marking chalk or pen, 2 bobbins, 1 spool white or off white thread. Teacher: Helen Kelly-Coco. Optional: Purchase the Start-to-Sew Kit in the store for $14.99 (includes all of the accessories above plus tracing papers, wheel, pin cushion, needle threader, sewing gauge, 10 hand needles, and thimble)
My Design Center Class
Thu, Aug 17, 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Lafayette
This is a machine guide class for those customers who have purchased their Brother Dream Machine (8500D or 8550D) or their Brother PR1050X machine from ALLBRANDS and have NOT previously taken a machine guide class. You will need to bring your 8500D or 8550D to class along with the scan mat, magnets, stylus and operation manual addendum. If you have the 1050X you need to bring the machine manual and the operation manual addendum for My Design Center, not your machine. Class fee is free for those that purchased their machine from Allbrands and have not previously taken the class. $75 for those machines purchased elsewhere or you want to retake the class. You must register to attend. Seating is limited. Taught by Aimee Pinell.
Beginner Sewing for Adults - Class 4 of 4
Thu, Aug 17, 03:30 PM - 06:00 PM
Baton Rouge
This is a 4-day class from Mon August 14th thru Thurs August 17th. Total class fee is $95. Kit fee $25. All fees are due when you register; call the store to register and reserve your spot! In this class you will learn to read a pattern, cut out simple projects, stitch a simple hem, sew on a button, thread your machine & fill a bobbin, as well as straight stitching and zig zag stitching. We will complete several small projects together throughout the week including, but not limited to, a small pillowcase and pin cushion/trash container. Supplies needed: Bring YOUR machine, fabric scissors, tape measure, pins, seam ripper, marking chalk or pen, 2 bobbins, 1 spool white or off white thread. Teacher: Helen Kelly-Coco. Optional: Purchase the Start-to-Sew Kit in the store for $14.99 (includes all of the accessories above plus tracing papers, wheel, pin cushion, needle threader, sewing gauge, 10 hand needles, and thimble)
Dream it, Create it, Embroidery it with Cindy Hogan
Fri, Aug 18, 10:00 AM through through Sat, Aug 19, 05:00 PM
San Antonio West Ave.
AllBrands.com is excited to announce that we have Embroidery Expert Cindy Hogan coming to our retail stores for two days two days of hands on Dream it, Create it, Embroidery it class. Cindy will teach you how to start a project using and idea, then design it and follow it up with stitching it out. You will see the latest Brother software in action and complete projects using the Brother Scan-N-Cut along with one of Brother's top of the line Embroidery machines. This is a must attend event for any skill level Embroiderer. Don't miss this exciting opportunity to spend two days of embroidery, education, and fun. Gain valuable knowledge and experience. Leave inspired with new unique techniques, projects, memories, and most of all, make new friends. You'll learn the secrets and tips to stitching like a pro.
Basic Free Motion Quilting & Beyond on Domestic Sewing Machine
Sat, Aug 19, 12:00 AM
Lake Charles
This class will cover essential skills required for free motion stitching, handling fabric and other tips for this unique process. This class will feature demos and hands-on instruction and practice. Various areas covered will be straight line and curved line designs, the meandering family of designs, loopy loop designs, leaves and vines as stand alone and in borders, circles, nested loops and swirls, stencils and other composite designs, ending with two basic feather motifs. One 5-hour class. Taught by Jerrie Wainwright. Class fee $45. Kit fee $20.
New Owner Basic CANCELLED
Sat, Aug 19, 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
San Antonio Loop 1604
Class fee - free if purchased from Allbrands...$75.00 if purchased somewhere else Class Description Have you felt intimated by your new machine? Join Kathryn for a fun filled 3 hours of machine instruction. Cover threading, bobbins, needles, needle positions, locking stitches, reverse stitches, button holes, zigzag stitches, changing width and length, blind hem, decorative stitches, and more. Feel truly bonded with your machine at the end of this class. Supplies Sewing Machine, power cord, foot control, all accessory feet, 1 fat quarter light color plain. Bright colored thread, tear away stabilizer, needles size 80 Topstitch, Basic sewing kit, scissors, ruler, marking pen, pins, seam ripper, manual, 1 button. If you think you might need it for class; bring it.
Beginning Quilting using a Charm Pack
Sat, Aug 19, 09:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Houston
Make this Quilt out of a Charm Pack (completed size 36" X 39"). The kit includes charm pack (of your choice), backing and padding. Come for a fun day of quilting. Class $30 and Kit $43.
Hi-Top Purse - In-the-hoop Project Class
Sat, Aug 19, 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Baton Rouge
You will need your embroidery machine, 5 x 7 hoop, applique scissors, and the following threads: white, black, silver (metallic if you like) and blue (can be any shade from light to royal, or variegated). Finished size of purse/wallet is 5 x 7". $30.00 class fee $10.00 kit fee Teacher: Helen Kelly-Coco
Embrilliance Essentials (Software) - Advanced Features
Sat, Aug 19, 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Baton Rouge
In this class we will focus on using the stitch simulator to edit designs, using the align and distribute function, the group & ungroup feature, and we will create our own custom palette. To attend this class, you must have taken the beginning essentials class or have been working easily with the basic features of Embrilliance Essentials. Bring your laptop to class with the Embrilliance Essentials software loaded, and bring at least 10-15 spools of thread (or as many as you have up to 10-15). Teacher: Helen Kelly-Coco Fee: $50 Call store to register and reserve your spot!
Scan-n-Cut Project Class
Sat, Aug 19, 09:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Lafayette
$35
Scan-n-Cut Canvas & Sure Cuts A Lot Software Class
Sat, Aug 19, 01:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Lafayette
$50
New Owner Embroidery CANCELLED
Sat, Aug 19, 01:00 PM - 04:00 PM
San Antonio Loop 1604
Class Description Three hours about precautions, stabilizers, threads, menus, rotating, moving sizing, and hooping the fabric and embroidering a design, applique. Supplies Embroidery machine, embroidery arm, embroidery basic sewing kit, tear away stabilizer, stabilizers need to fit the hoop with 2 inches around all sides. Small ruler, marking pen, bobbins, 3 different embroidery threads, bobbin thread, machine accessories, power cord, 1 large hoop with matching template, extra needles, pins, scissors. Class fee-free if purchased from Allbrands...$75.00 if purchased somewhere else
Floriani Club
Sat, Aug 19, 01:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Houston
CANCELED Embrilliance Essentials Software
Sat, Aug 19, 01:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Lake Charles
If you're new to embroidery software, you'll want to take this class! We learn the basics of embroidery software which is essential for customizing all of your embroidery projects. Please feel free to call the store or stop by if you have any questions. Class fee is $50 Please bring a laptop with Embrilliance installed. You will also be provided with an Embrilliance PDF with step by step guides on how to do everything in Embrilliance, created by your instructor. At the end of class we also have designated time for "independent study" to see what you know and what you may need help with. Continuing support is also offered. -Set Embrilliance Preferences -Learn Program Functionality -Add Fonts to Embrilliance -Create Text -Add Images -Edit Designs -Rotate and Resize Creations -Other Special Embrilliance Tricks -Organizing Files
Scan-n-Cut Canvas & Sure Cuts A Lot Software Class
Sat, Aug 19, 02:00 PM - 05:00 PM
Slidell
$50
beginning sewing 1 - Tunic
Mon, Aug 21, 09:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Houston
Come join the class and learn how to take your measurements, read a pattern, cut out the tunic, insert a pocket, make a dart and a blind hem. Make the tunic in class and take home a finished project. Taught by Joyce Class Fee $45 Kit fee $53. Kit includes, pattern, material for tunic and thread to match.
Bernina Machine Guide Class #1 - Sewing
Mon, Aug 21, 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Baton Rouge
This is a machine guide class for those customers who purchased their Bernina machine from ALLBRANDS and have NOT previously taken a machine guide class. You will need to bring your sewing machine, thread, empty bobbin, ALL accessories that came with your machine and your user manual. Call the store for more information. You must sign-up in the store. Those with Sewing-only machines will take Classes #1 and #2. Those with Sewing/Embroidery Combo machines will take Classes #1, #2 and #3. Those with Embroidery-only machines will take Class #3. Instructor: Aimee Pinell Minimum of 3, or class will be rescheduled. Class Fee: $75 if machine was bought outside of AllBrands or you have previously taken this guide class
Floriani Club
Mon, Aug 21, 01:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Houston
Floriani software club fee 15.00
Floriani Club
Mon, Aug 21, 01:00 PM - 02:00 PM
Houston
Bernina Machine Guide Class #2 - Sewing
Mon, Aug 21, 02:00 PM - 05:00 PM
Baton Rouge
This is a machine guide class for those customers who purchased their Bernina machine from ALLBRANDS and have NOT previously taken a machine guide class. You will need to bring your sewing machine, thread, empty bobbin, ALL accessories that came with your machine and your user manual. Call the store for more information. You must sign-up in the store. Those with Sewing-only machines will take Classes #1 and #2. Those with Sewing/Embroidery Combo machines will take Classes #1, #2 and #3. Those with Embroidery-only machines will take Class #3. Instructor: Aimee Pinell Minimum of 3, or class will be rescheduled. Class Fee: $75 if machine was bought outside of AllBrands or you have previously taken this guide class
Beginning Quilt - help with the quilting part of the quilt
Mon, Aug 21, 02:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Houston
Let's finish the charm quilt by learning how to sew in the ditch and put the binding on. Taught by Joyce, class fee $25.
Advanced Embroidery - Applique
Tue, Aug 22, 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Baton Rouge
Applique on Towel! You will need to bring: Sewing machine, 5x7/4x4 hoop, USB stick, small scissors, applique scissors (strongly recommended), thread. Teacher: Helen Class:$30 Kit:$10 Minimum Class Size: 2, Maximum Class Size: 10
Bernina Machine Guide Class #2 (Sewing)
Tue, Aug 22, 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Houston
Sit & Sew
Tue, Aug 22, 10:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Lake Charles
Do you need a day away from home to get some sewing projects done? If so, join us every Tuesday and bring any project you would like. Our classroom will be available to use as well as encouragement and help from staff. We would love for you to come keep us company!
Sit & Sew
Tue, Aug 22, 12:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Houston
Design Organization & Software: BES & Embrilliance
Tue, Aug 22, 01:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Baton Rouge
In this class you will learn how to download & view designs, transfer designs to a usb stick and how to store designs on an external hard drive. Also you will learn how to merge designs and upload fonts in your software. You will need to bring your laptop loaded with your software, a usb stick and your external hard drive (if you have one). Teacher: Helen Class:$50 Minimum Class Size: 2, Maximum Class Size: 10
Beginning Sewing - 2 1st class
Wed, Aug 23, 09:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Houston
Make this dress learning to put in a invisible zipper, darts, and blind hem. 2 Day Class Aug 23 9:00 to 1:00 and Aug 25, 10:00 to 12:00. Class fee $75. Joyce is the instructor.
Embrilliance Essentials (Software) - Advanced Features
Wed, Aug 23, 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Baton Rouge
In this class we will focus on using the stitch simulator to edit designs, using the align and distribute function, the group & ungroup feature, and we will create our own custom palette. To attend this class, you must have taken the beginning essentials class or have been working easily with the basic features of Embrilliance Essentials. Bring your laptop to class with the Embrilliance Essentials software loaded, and bring at least 10-15 spools of thread (or as many as you have up to 10-15). Teacher: Helen Kelly-Coco Fee: $50 Call store to register and reserve your spot!
T-Shirt Quilt #2
Wed, Aug 23, 10:00 AM - 02:00 PM
Houston
Quilt Bee
Wed, Aug 23, 10:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Lake Charles
Embrilliance Essentials Software
Wed, Aug 23, 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Lafayette
If you're new to embroidery software, you'll want to take this class! We learn the basics of embroidery software which is essential for customizing all of your embroidery projects. Please feel free to call the store or stop by if you have any questions. Class fee is $50 Please bring a laptop with Embrilliance installed. You will also be provided with an Embrilliance PDF with step by step guides on how to do everything in Embrilliance, created by your instructor. At the end of class we also have designated time for "independent study" to see what you know and what you may need help with. Continuing support is also offered. You'll learn the following: -Set Embrilliance Preferences -Program Functionality -Add Fonts to Embrilliance -Create Text -Add Images -Edit Designs -Rotate and Resize Creations -Other Special Embrilliance Tricks -Organizing Files
Bernina Guide Class #3 – Embroidery
Thu, Aug 24, 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Baton Rouge
This is a machine guide class for those customers who purchased their Bernina machine from ALLBRANDS and have NOT previously taken a machine guide class. You will need to bring your sewing machine, thread, empty bobbin, ALL accessories that came with your machine and your user manual. Call the store for more information. You must sign-up in the store. Those with Sewing-only machines will take Classes #1 and #2. Those with Sewing/Embroidery Combo machines will take Classes #1, #2 and #3. Those with Embroidery-only machines will take Class #3. Instructor: Aimee Pinell Minimum of 3, or class will be rescheduled. Class Fee: $75 if machine was bought outside of AllBrands or you have previously taken this guide class
Brother New Owner Guide Class #5 – My Design Center (8500D, 8550D and 1050X)
Thu, Aug 24, 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Baton Rouge
This is a machine guide class for those customers who have purchased their Brother Dream Machine: 8500D or 8550D or their Brother PR1050X Machine from ALLBRANDS and have NOT previously taken a machine guide class. You will need to bring your 8500 or 8550 to class and the scan mat, magnets, stylus and operation manual addendum. If you have the 1050X you need to bring the machine manual and the operation manual addendum for My Design Center, not your machine. Call the store for more information. You must sign-up in the store. Instructor: Aimee Pinell Minimum of 3, or class will be rescheduled. Class Fee: $75 if machine was bought outside of AllBrands or you have previously taken the guide classes.
Scan n Cut Fabric Tech
Thu, Aug 24, 05:00 PM - 07:00 PM
Houston
Beginning Sewing 2 - Finish dress
Fri, Aug 25, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Houston
Lets complete the dress started on August 19, 2017.
PR101
Sat, Aug 26, 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Houston
Unleash Your Creativity Scan-N-cut Class
Sat, Aug 26, 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Lake Charles
Come join Darlene Powell with her Unleash Your Creativity Scan-N-cut Class. She will guide you in creating one of a kind crafts with the Brother Scan-N-Cut. She will be teaching a one day class at the Lake Charles Retail Store. Seating will be limited so sign up now.
Brother's Dream it, Make it Event
Sat, Aug 26, 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
New Orleans
National Brother Educators Jude Szczepanski and Toni Weresch will lead every attendee on a hands-on experience by creating, making and sewing a completed project that you will take home. The “Dream It. Make it” hands-on Sewing & Embroidery Event is a fun and interactive experience designed to inspire you. They will showcase some of the exclusive industry-first features of the Dream Machine 2: working in My Design Center with the new patterns, closed and open shapes, embroidery outline feature, and the Innov-Eye technology camera in embroidery as well as sewing. Each participant will make and take home a completed bag. The participants will spend the morning embroidering their pieces for the bag and after lunch they will sew their bags together. Class Highlights: 6 Hours of Instruction Sew on a Brother Top of the Line Machines Instruction from Top National Educators Hands-On instruction Each attendee will take home completed Project Lunch and snacks provided Free Gifts and Prizes Lots of Fun Class is from 10AM to 5PM with doors opening at 9AM. Metairie Retail store 4029 Veterans Memorial Blvd Metairie, LA 70002
Patch Making 101
Sat, Aug 26, 01:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Houston
Patch Making 101 We are making and personalizing patches for functional and decorative applications. This two hour class will walk you through the patching making process from selecting the patch fabric to applying the finished patch to the garment or your intended item. Patching Making 101 will address the following:  Selecting an embroidery design  Personalizing the embroidery design  Fabric selection  Stabilizer selection  Adhesive application Floriani Total Control – U Software and Perfect Embroidery Pro Software will be demonstrated for the embroidery design portion. Bring your laptop computer with whatever embroidery software you own loaded and ready to go. You don’t have to have FTCU or Perfect Embroidery Pro to follow along and make you own patch templates. If you don’t own embroidery software and are thinking you might want to buy software, this is your opportunity to see the Floriani (FTC-U) and Perfect Embroidery Pro software in action. At the end of the class you will have patch templates in your software ready to be stitched out. A patching making kit is available for purchase. The kit contains fabric, stabilizer, and an adhesive sheet an a USB stick. Cost: $30 Kit: $15 Day: Saturday, August 26, 2017 Time: 1:00 – 3:00 Instructor: Nancy Drobniak
Embroidery with Confidence
Sat, Aug 26, 01:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Houston
Class fee 45.00
Basic Free Motion Quilting & Beyond on Domestic Sewing Machine
Mon, Aug 28, 10:00 AM - 03:00 PM
Lake Charles
This class will cover essential skills required for free motion stitching, handling fabric and other tips for this unique process. This class will feature demos and hands-on instruction and practice. Various areas covered will be straight line and curved line designs, the meandering family of designs, loopy loop designs, leaves and vines as stand alone and in borders, circles, nested loops and swirls, stencils and other composite designs, ending with two basic feather motifs. One 5-hour class. Taught by Jerrie Wainwright. Class fee $45. Kit fee $20.
Beginner Sewing for Adults - Class 1 of 2
Mon, Aug 28, 01:00 PM - 06:00 PM
Baton Rouge
This is a 2-day class on Mon August 28th and Tues Aug 29th. Total class fee is $95. Kit fee $25. All fees are due when you register; call the store to register and reserve your spot! In this class you will learn to read a pattern, cut out simple projects, stitch a simple hem, sew on a button, thread your machine & fill a bobbin, as well as straight stitching and zig zag stitching. We will complete several small projects together throughout the week including, but not limited to, a small pillowcase and pin cushion/trash container. Supplies needed: Bring YOUR machine, fabric scissors, tape measure, pins, seam ripper, marking chalk or pen, 2 bobbins, 1 spool white or off white thread. Teacher: Helen Kelly-Coco. Optional: Purchase the Start-to-Sew Kit in the store for $14.99 (includes all of the accessories above plus tracing papers, wheel, pin cushion, needle threader, sewing gauge, 10 hand needles, and thimble)
Scan n Cut Vinyl Tech
Mon, Aug 28, 05:00 PM - 07:00 PM
Houston
Bernina Machine Guide Class #3 (Embroidery)
Tue, Aug 29, 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Houston
Sit & Sew
Tue, Aug 29, 10:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Lake Charles
Do you need a day away from home to get some sewing projects done? If so, join us every Tuesday and bring any project you would like. Our classroom will be available to use as well as encouragement and help from staff. We would love for you to come keep us company!
Sit & Sew
Tue, Aug 29, 12:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Houston
Beginner Sewing for Adults - Class 2 of 2
Tue, Aug 29, 01:00 PM - 06:00 PM
Baton Rouge
This is a 2-day class on Mon August 28th and Tues Aug 29th. Total class fee is $95. Kit fee $25. All fees are due when you register; call the store to register and reserve your spot! In this class you will learn to read a pattern, cut out simple projects, stitch a simple hem, sew on a button, thread your machine & fill a bobbin, as well as straight stitching and zig zag stitching. We will complete several small projects together throughout the week including, but not limited to, a small pillowcase and pin cushion/trash container. Supplies needed: Bring YOUR machine, fabric scissors, tape measure, pins, seam ripper, marking chalk or pen, 2 bobbins, 1 spool white or off white thread. Teacher: Helen Kelly-Coco. Optional: Purchase the Start-to-Sew Kit in the store for $14.99 (includes all of the accessories above plus tracing papers, wheel, pin cushion, needle threader, sewing gauge, 10 hand needles, and thimble)
Quilt Bee
Wed, Aug 30, 10:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Lake Charles
Brother Guide Class #1 - Sewing (Mid-Small Machines)
Wed, Aug 30, 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Houston
New Owner Guide Class
Brother Guide Class #2 - Sewing (Mid-Small Machines)
Thu, Aug 31, 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Houston
New Owner Guide Class
Brother Guide Class #3 - Embroidery (Mid-Small Machines)
Fri, Sep 01, 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Houston
New Owner Guide Class
BEE Minding our P's and Q's
Fri, Sep 01, 12:00 PM - 04:00 PM
San Antonio Loop 1604
Come sit and sew. Join the fun. New members welcome. Come see what the buzz is about !!!
Bernina Machine Guide Class #1 (Sewing)
Tue, Sep 05, 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Houston
New owner class
Design Organization & Beginning Embrilliance Software
Wed, Sep 06, 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Baton Rouge
In this class you will learn how to download & view designs, transfer designs to a usb stick and how to store designs on an external hard drive. Also you will learn how to merge designs and upload fonts in your software. You will need to bring your laptop loaded with your software, a usb stick and your external hard drive (if you have one). Teacher: Helen Class:$50 Minimum Class Size: 2, Maximum Class Size: 10
Sew Fun Wednesday
Wed, Sep 06, 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
San Antonio West Ave.
Come in and sew inside our classrooms every 1st and 3rd Wednesday of the month! Bring your machines, scissors, thread, etc. to finish that project you been working on or come in and start a new one!
Halloween Bucket by Judie Zedeck
Wed, Sep 06, 10:30 AM - 01:30 PM
San Antonio West Ave.
Original pattern by Judie Class Fee $25.00 Kit fee to be determined.
SNC VINYL TECHNIQUE
Wed, Sep 06, 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Houston
SNC Technique Class – Vinyl – $30, kit fee $5 This class will teach you how to work with pressure sensitive vinyl and heat transfer vinyl. The application process for each type of vinyl will be explained in detail. In hands-on practice exercises, you’ll learn how to handle vinyl application projects from start to finish. You’ll learn tips for composing multiple color designs and a way to make sure you get your pressure sensitive vinyl exactly where you want it using parchment paper as a mask. You’ll leave class with the ability to make a pressure sensitive design to decorate a Yeti cup, for example, and make a heat transfer vinyl design to decorate a garment, tote bag, or pillow cover. Taught by Kathy Guevara. Limit 10 students per class.
Embrilliance Essentials - Advanced Features
Wed, Sep 06, 01:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Baton Rouge
In this class we will focus on using the Stitch Simulator in Embrilliance to edit designs, using the align and distribute function, the group & ungroup feature, and we will create our own custom palette. To attend this class, you must have taken the beginning essentials class or have been working easily with the basic features of Embrilliance Essentials. Bring your laptop to class with the Embrilliance Essentials software loaded, and bring at least 10-15 spools of thread (or as many as you have up to 10-15). Teacher: Helen Kelly-Coco Fee: $50 Call store to register and reserve your spot! HANDOUT INCLUDED
PR101
Thu, Sep 07, 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Houston
Christmas Tree Skirt with Judie Zedeck
Thu, Sep 07, 10:30 AM - 03:30 PM
San Antonio West Ave.
Pattern by Shabby Fabrics.com Class Fee $45.00 Pattern $11.99
Embroidery with Confidence
Thu, Sep 07, 01:30 PM - 05:30 PM
Houston
Class fee 45.00
Embroidery Garden Embroidery Party
Fri, Sep 08, 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Houston
The Embroidery Garden 1 DAY Embroidery Party! A party atmosphere filled with embroidery techniques and more! Come meet Embroidery Expert and Designer Reen Wilcoxson for a day of hands on sit and sew instruction. You will be guided step by step through 3 projects that Reen has hand picked out of her Embroidery Garden collection. See the latest embroidery releases and learn the latest techniques in embroidery while you work on all-new hands-on embroidery projects! No matter your skill or experience level, you will absolutely enjoy these two fun-filled days of embroidery education! This is a great way to "try out" embroidery to see if it's for you! All materials, including embroidery machines, designs, etc., will be provided. We'll have plenty of specials, door prizes and giveaways. This program is designed so every individual takes home at least three completed projects and every individual receives all the project instructions and designs on a USB stick. We will also have plenty of staff on-hand to assist with projects. Our Embroidery party will be held Sunday, March 26th 10AM to 5PM with doors opening at 9AM. Don't miss this exciting opportunity to spend a day of embroidery, education, and fun. You will gain valuable knowledge, experience and leave inspired with new unique techniques, projects and memories. Most of all, you will make new friends.
Floriani Software with Joan Weber
Sat, Sep 09, 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
San Antonio Loop 1604
class fee $20.
Embroidery Garden Embroidery Party
Sat, Sep 09, 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Houston
The Embroidery Garden 1 DAY Embroidery Party! A party atmosphere filled with embroidery techniques and more! Sign-up for 1 of 3 days this class will be taught. Come meet Embroidery Expert and Designer Reen Wilcoxson for a day of hands on sit and sew instruction. You will be guided step by step through 3 projects that Reen has hand picked out of her Embroidery Garden collection. See the latest embroidery releases and learn the latest techniques in embroidery while you work on all-new hands-on embroidery projects! No matter your skill or experience level, you will absolutely enjoy these two fun-filled days of embroidery education! This is a great way to "try out" embroidery to see if it's for you! All materials, including embroidery machines, designs, etc., will be provided. We'll have plenty of specials, door prizes and giveaways. This program is designed so every individual takes home at least three completed projects and every individual receives all the project instructions and designs on a USB stick. We will also have plenty of staff on-hand to assist with projects. Our Embroidery party will be held Sunday, March 26th 10AM to 5PM with doors opening at 9AM. Don't miss this exciting opportunity to spend a day of embroidery, education, and fun. You will gain valuable knowledge, experience and leave inspired with new unique techniques, projects and memories. Most of all, you will make new friends.
EG Snowballs
Sat, Sep 09, 01:00 PM - 03:00 PM
San Antonio Loop 1604
class fee $30.00
Embroidery Garden Embroidery Party
Sun, Sep 10, 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Houston
The Embroidery Garden 1 DAY Embroidery Party! A party atmosphere filled with embroidery techniques and more! Sign-up for 1 of 3 days this class will be taught. Come meet Embroidery Expert and Designer Reen Wilcoxson for a day of hands on sit and sew instruction. You will be guided step by step through 3 projects that Reen has hand picked out of her Embroidery Garden collection. See the latest embroidery releases and learn the latest techniques in embroidery while you work on all-new hands-on embroidery projects! No matter your skill or experience level, you will absolutely enjoy these two fun-filled days of embroidery education! This is a great way to "try out" embroidery to see if it's for you! All materials, including embroidery machines, designs, etc., will be provided. We'll have plenty of specials, door prizes and giveaways. This program is designed so every individual takes home at least three completed projects and every individual receives all the project instructions and designs on a USB stick. We will also have plenty of staff on-hand to assist with projects. Our Embroidery party will be held Sunday, March 26th 10AM to 5PM with doors opening at 9AM. Don't miss this exciting opportunity to spend a day of embroidery, education, and fun. You will gain valuable knowledge, experience and leave inspired with new unique techniques, projects and memories. Most of all, you will make new friends.
Bernina Machine Guide Class #2 (Sewing)
Tue, Sep 12, 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Houston
New Owner
Brother Machine Guide Class #1 (any size)
Wed, Sep 13, 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Houston
No Charge with purchase of new machine. Class will be on September 13, 14, and 15.
Advanced Embroidery - Applique
Thu, Sep 14, 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Baton Rouge
Applique on Towel! You will need to bring: Sewing machine, 5x7/4x4 hoop, USB stick, small scissors, applique scissors (strongly recommended), thread. Teacher: Helen Class:$30 Kit:$10 Minimum Class Size: 2, Maximum Class Size: 10
Intermediate Sewing - Pajama Pants
Thu, Sep 14, 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Baton Rouge
For individuals who have completed our Beginner Sewing Class, or have mastered threading their machine, filling and installing bobbins, adjusting stitches, and have made at least a few sewing projects on their own. Students should bring their sewing machine & instruction manual, basic supplies such as fabric scissors, pins, pin cushion, tape measure or rulers, as well as fabric & pattern for pajama pants of their choice (both sold at AllBrands or bring what you already have). Class fee: $30.00 Teacher: Helen Kelly-Coco
Beginning Sewing - Class 1 of 2
Fri, Sep 15, 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Baton Rouge
This is an all-day class on Friday Sept 15th, with an hour break for lunch. Total class fee is $95. Kit fee $25. All fees are due when you register; call the store to register and reserve your spot! In this class you will learn to read a pattern, cut out simple projects, stitch a simple hem, sew on a button, thread your machine & fill a bobbin, as well as straight stitching and zig zag stitching. We will complete several small projects together throughout the week including, but not limited to, a small pillowcase and pin cushion/trash container. Supplies needed: Bring YOUR machine, fabric scissors, tape measure, pins, seam ripper, marking chalk or pen, 2 bobbins, 1 spool white or off white thread. Teacher: Helen Kelly-Coco. Optional: Purchase the Start-to-Sew Kit in the store for $14.99 (includes all of the accessories above plus tracing papers, wheel, pin cushion, needle threader, sewing gauge, 10 hand needles, and thimble)
Beginning Sewing - Class 2 of 2
Fri, Sep 15, 01:00 PM - 06:00 PM
Baton Rouge
This is an all-day class on Friday Sept 15th, with an hour break for lunch. Total class fee is $95. Kit fee $25. All fees are due when you register; call the store to register and reserve your spot! In this class you will learn to read a pattern, cut out simple projects, stitch a simple hem, sew on a button, thread your machine & fill a bobbin, as well as straight stitching and zig zag stitching. We will complete several small projects together throughout the week including, but not limited to, a small pillowcase and pin cushion/trash container. Supplies needed: Bring YOUR machine, fabric scissors, tape measure, pins, seam ripper, marking chalk or pen, 2 bobbins, 1 spool white or off white thread. Teacher: Helen Kelly-Coco. Optional: Purchase the Start-to-Sew Kit in the store for $14.99 (includes all of the accessories above plus tracing papers, wheel, pin cushion, needle threader, sewing gauge, 10 hand needles, and thimble)
Design Organization & Beginning Embrilliance Software
Sat, Sep 16, 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Baton Rouge
In this class you will learn how to download & view designs, transfer designs to a usb stick and how to store designs on an external hard drive. Also you will learn how to merge designs and upload fonts in your software. You will need to bring your laptop loaded with your software, a usb stick and your external hard drive (if you have one). Teacher: Helen Class:$50 Minimum Class Size: 2, Maximum Class Size: 10
SNC Guide Class
Sat, Sep 16, 09:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Houston
Free with purchase of new machine. $75 without purchase.
Advanced Embroidery - Applique
Sat, Sep 16, 01:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Baton Rouge
Applique on Towel! You will need to bring: Sewing machine, 5x7/4x4 hoop, USB stick, small scissors, applique scissors (strongly recommended), thread. Teacher: Helen Class:$30 Kit:$10 Minimum Class Size: 2, Maximum Class Size: 10
Embrilliance Essentials Software
Sat, Sep 16, 01:30 PM - 03:30 PM
Lafayette
If you're new to embroidery software, you'll want to take this class! We learn the basics of embroidery software which is essential for customizing all of your embroidery projects. Please feel free to call the store or stop by if you have any questions. Class fee is $50. Please bring a laptop with Embrilliance installed. You will also be provided with an Embrilliance PDF with step by step guides on how to do all the basics, and more, in Embrilliance. At the end of class we also have designated time for "independent study" to see what you know and what you may need help with and open for questions. Continuing support is also offered! You'll learn the following: -Set Embrilliance Preferences -Program Functionality -Add Fonts to Embrilliance -Create Text -Add Images -Edit Designs -Rotate and Resize Creations -Other Special Embrilliance Tricks -Organizing Files
Floriani Club
Mon, Sep 18, 01:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Houston
Bernina Machine Guide Class #3 (Embroidery)
Tue, Sep 19, 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Houston
New Owner
Beginning Sewing - Class 1 of 2
Tue, Sep 19, 01:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Baton Rouge
This is a 2-day class on Tues Sept 19th and Wed Sept 20th. Total class fee is $95. Kit fee $25. All fees are due when you register; call the store to register and reserve your spot! In this class you will learn to read a pattern, cut out simple projects, stitch a simple hem, sew on a button, thread your machine & fill a bobbin, as well as straight stitching and zig zag stitching. We will complete several small projects together throughout the week including, but not limited to, a small pillowcase and pin cushion/trash container. Supplies needed: Bring YOUR machine, fabric scissors, tape measure, pins, seam ripper, marking chalk or pen, 2 bobbins, 1 spool white or off white thread. Teacher: Helen Kelly-Coco. Optional: Purchase the Start-to-Sew Kit in the store for $14.99 (includes all of the accessories above plus tracing papers, wheel, pin cushion, needle threader, sewing gauge, 10 hand needles, and thimble)
Sew Fun Wednesday
Wed, Sep 20, 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
San Antonio West Ave.
Come in and sew inside our classrooms every 1st and 3rd Wednesday of the month! Bring your machines, scissors, thread, etc. to finish that project you been working on or come in and start a new one!
Embrilliance Essentials Software
Wed, Sep 20, 11:30 AM - 01:30 PM
Lake Charles
If you're new to embroidery software, you'll want to take this class! We learn the basics of embroidery software which is essential for customizing all of your embroidery projects. Please feel free to call the store or stop by if you have any questions. Class fee is $50. Please bring a laptop with Embrilliance installed. You will also be provided with an Embrilliance PDF with step by step guides on how to do all the basics, and more, in Embrilliance. At the end of class we also have designated time for "independent study" to see what you know and what you may need help with and open for questions. Continuing support is also offered! You'll learn the following: -Set Embrilliance Preferences -Program Functionality -Add Fonts to Embrilliance -Create Text -Add Images -Edit Designs -Rotate and Resize Creations -Other Special Embrilliance Tricks -Organizing Files
Beginning Sewing - Class 2 of 2
Wed, Sep 20, 01:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Baton Rouge
This is a 2-day class on Tues Sept 19th and Wed Sept 20th. Total class fee is $95. Kit fee $25. All fees are due when you register; call the store to register and reserve your spot! In this class you will learn to read a pattern, cut out simple projects, stitch a simple hem, sew on a button, thread your machine & fill a bobbin, as well as straight stitching and zig zag stitching. We will complete several small projects together throughout the week including, but not limited to, a small pillowcase and pin cushion/trash container. Supplies needed: Bring YOUR machine, fabric scissors, tape measure, pins, seam ripper, marking chalk or pen, 2 bobbins, 1 spool white or off white thread. Teacher: Helen Kelly-Coco. Optional: Purchase the Start-to-Sew Kit in the store for $14.99 (includes all of the accessories above plus tracing papers, wheel, pin cushion, needle threader, sewing gauge, 10 hand needles, and thimble)
SNC Fabric Technique
Thu, Sep 21, 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Houston
Class Fee $30 and Kit Fee $5
Greater San Antonio Quilt Guild Quilt Show
Fri, Sep 22, 10:00 AM through through Sat, Sep 23, 05:00 PM
TV's Angela Wolf Sewing with Knits Class
Fri, Sep 22, 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Baton Rouge
SEW A DESIGNER KNIT TOP WITH ANGELA WOLF: LEARN SEWING & SERGING TECHNIQUES FOR SEWING KNITS DESCRIPTION:  Knit tops are a staple in all our wardrobes, why not sew and serge up your own! Join It’s Sew Easy’s Angela Wolf for a full day of sewing knits! Start by trying on samples of Angela Wolf’s knit patterns The Rachel Twin-Set or Ruched-T to find your perfect size (sizes included are XXS – 5X)
PR101
Sat, Sep 23, 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Houston
TV's Angela Wolf Sewing Essentials Class
Sat, Sep 23, 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Baton Rouge
JOIN ANGELA WOLF FOR A FULL DAY OF LEARNING ESSENTIAL SEWING SKILLS, ALL WHILE FINISHING QUICK & EASY PROJECTS DESCRIPTION: Enjoy an entire day with Craftsy instructor and It’s Sew Easy’s Angela Wolf for some lessons in using your sewing machine and serger for more than sewing seams. Learn important sewing skills: • Insert a zipper • Seam finishes including french seams • Sew beautiful button holes • Designer topstitching • Rolled hems • How to sew a blind hem • embellishing fabric with quilting, pintucking, and so much more!
Embroidery with Confidence
Sat, Sep 23, 12:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Houston
BES Lettering Software 4
Sat, Sep 23, 12:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Houston
Class fee 40.00 With Penny
BES Lettering Software 4
Sat, Sep 23, 12:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Houston
Scan n Cut - Rhinestone Techniques
Mon, Sep 25, 05:00 AM - 07:00 AM
Houston
Class Fee $30 and Rhinestone Kit
Brother New Owner Guide Class #1 – Sewing For Sewing-only and Sewing-Embroidery Combo Machines
Mon, Sep 25, 10:00 AM - 01:01 PM
Baton Rouge
This is a machine guide class for those customers who purchased their Brother machine from ALLBRANDS and have NOT previously taken a machine guide class. You will need to bring your sewing machine, thread, empty bobbin, ALL accessories that came with your machine and your user manual. Call the store for more information. You must sign-up in the store. Those with Sewing-only machines will take Classes #1 and #2. Those with Sewing/Embroidery Combo machines will take Classes #1, #2 and #3. Those with Embroidery-only machines will take Class #3. Instructor: Aimee Pinell Minimum of 3, or class will be rescheduled. Class Fee: $75 if machine was bought outside of AllBrands or you have previously taken this guide class
Brother New Owner Guide Class #2 – Sewing For Sewing-only and Sewing-Embroidery Combo Machines
Mon, Sep 25, 02:00 PM - 05:00 PM
Baton Rouge
This is a machine guide class for those customers who purchased their Brother machine from ALLBRANDS and have NOT previously taken a machine guide class. You will need to bring your sewing machine, thread, empty bobbin, ALL accessories that came with your machine and your user manual. Call the store for more information. You must sign-up in the store. Those with Sewing-only machines will take Classes #1 and #2. Those with Sewing/Embroidery Combo machines will take Classes #1, #2 and #3. Those with Embroidery-only machines will take Class #3. Instructor: Aimee Pinell Minimum of 3, or class will be rescheduled. Class Fee: $75 if machine was bought outside of AllBrands or you have previously taken this guide class
Design Organization & Beginning BES Software
Tue, Sep 26, 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Baton Rouge
In this class you will learn how to download & view designs, transfer designs to a usb stick and how to store designs on an external hard drive. Also you will learn how to merge designs and upload fonts in your software. You will need to bring your laptop loaded with your software, a usb stick and your external hard drive (if you have one). Teacher: Helen Class:$50 Minimum Class Size: 2, Maximum Class Size: 10
Serging for Beginners
Tue, Sep 26, 01:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Baton Rouge
In this class, you will learn to thread your serger, troubleshoot common issues, set tensions and perform basic stitches, including but not limited to overlock stitches, rolled hem stitch, and the like. Specific projects to be announced at a later date. Bring your serger with the appropriate threads, the user manual for your machine, small scissors, long necked tweezers, and any other accessories that came with your machine. Teacher: Helen Kelly-Coco Class Fee: $30 Kit Fee: $10
Log Cabin Quilt Block - For Beginners
Wed, Sep 27, 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Baton Rouge
In this class, you will learn how to use strip quilting techniques to create 4 mini log cabin blocks which will then be sewn together to make a pillow! You may choose from fall fabrics or Christmas fabrics when you register, and your kit will be ready and waiting for you. Geared to those who are familiar with sewing but new to quilting. Bring your sewing machine with a walking foot attachment plus basic sewing tools (scissors, pins, ruler). If you prefer to serge your pieces together, bring your serger as well. Teacher: Helen Kelly-Coco Class fee: $30 Kit fee: $10
Project Class - Create a Reading Pillow
Wed, Sep 27, 01:00 PM - 05:00 PM
Baton Rouge
Learn to create a reading pillow - the perfect gift for any occasion! Design choices will include options for younger children and teens; details TBA. Because you will need both your embroidery machine and a sewing machine, space will be limited, so sign up soon! Teacher: Helen Kelly-Coco Class Fee: $40 Kit Fee: $12
Brother New Owner Guide Class #4 – Embroidery (PR-Entrepreneur) For PR Series (PR-1000, PR-655 and PR-100 Persona)
Thu, Sep 28, 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Baton Rouge
This is a machine guide class for those customers who purchased their Brother machine from ALLBRANDS and have NOT previously taken a machine guide class. You will need to bring your sewing machine, embroidery arm, embroidery thread, empty bobbin, ALL accessories that came with your machine and your user manual. Call the store for more information. You must sign-up in the store. Those with Sewing-only machines will take Classes #1 and #2. Those with Sewing/Embroidery Combo machines will take Classes #1, #2 and #3. Those with Embroidery-only machines will take Class #3. Instructor: Aimee Pinell Minimum of 3, or class will be rescheduled. Class Fee: $75 if machine was bought outside of AllBrands or you have previously taken this guide class
Snowballs
Thu, Sep 28, 10:00 AM - 02:00 PM
Houston
Class Fee $25 and Kit Fee $35
Brother New Owner Guide Class #3 – Embroidery For Sewing-Embroidery Combo Machines and Embroidery-only Machines
Thu, Sep 28, 02:00 PM - 05:00 PM
Baton Rouge
This is a machine guide class for those customers who purchased their Brother machine from ALLBRANDS and have NOT previously taken a machine guide class. You will need to bring your sewing machine, embroidery arm, embroidery thread, empty bobbin, ALL accessories that came with your machine and your user manual. Call the store for more information. You must sign-up in the store. Those with Sewing-only machines will take Classes #1 and #2. Those with Sewing/Embroidery Combo machines will take Classes #1, #2 and #3. Those with Embroidery-only machines will take Class #3. Instructor: Aimee Pinell Minimum of 3, or class will be rescheduled. Class Fee: $75 if machine was bought outside of AllBrands or you have previously taken this guide class
Scan n Cut Holiday Trio Project
Sat, Sep 30, 09:30 AM - 03:30 PM
Houston
Class Fee $45
Unleash Your Creativity Scan-N-cut Class
Sat, Sep 30, 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
San Antonio Loop 1604
Come join Darlene Powell with her Unleash Your Creativity Scan-N-cut Class. She will guide you in creating one of a kind crafts with the Brother Scan-N-Cut. She will be teaching a one day class at the San Antonio West 1604 Loop Retail Store. Seating will be limited so sign up now.
Sew Fun Wednesday
Wed, Oct 04, 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
San Antonio West Ave.
Come in and sew inside our classrooms every 1st and 3rd Wednesday of the month! Bring your machines, scissors, thread, etc. to finish that project you been working on or come in and start a new one!
Embroidery Garden Embroidery Party
Fri, Oct 06, 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Baton Rouge
The Embroidery Garden 1 DAY Embroidery Party! A party atmosphere filled with embroidery techniques and more! Come meet Embroidery Expert and Designer Reen Wilcoxson for a day of hands on sit and sew instruction. You will be guided step by step through 3 projects that Reen has hand picked out of her Embroidery Garden collection. See the latest embroidery releases and learn the latest techniques in embroidery while you work on all-new hands-on embroidery projects! No matter your skill or experience level, you will absolutely enjoy these two fun-filled days of embroidery education! This is a great way to "try out" embroidery to see if it's for you! All materials, including embroidery machines, designs, etc., will be provided. We'll have plenty of specials, door prizes and giveaways. This program is designed so every individual takes home at least three completed projects and every individual receives all the project instructions and designs on a USB stick. We will also have plenty of staff on-hand to assist with projects. Our Embroidery party will be held 10AM to 5PM with doors opening at 9AM. Don't miss this exciting opportunity to spend a day of embroidery, education, and fun. You will gain valuable knowledge, experience and leave inspired with new unique techniques, projects and memories. Most of all, you will make new friends.
BEE Minding our P's and Q's
Fri, Oct 06, 12:00 PM - 04:00 PM
San Antonio Loop 1604
Come sit and sew. Join the fun. New members welcome. Come see what the buzz is about !!!
Floriani Software with Joan Weber
Sat, Oct 07, 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
San Antonio Loop 1604
class fee $20.00
Embroidery Garden Embroidery Party
Sat, Oct 07, 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Baton Rouge
The Embroidery Garden 1 DAY Embroidery Party! A party atmosphere filled with embroidery techniques and more! Sign-up for 1 of 3 days this class will be taught. Come meet Embroidery Expert and Designer Reen Wilcoxson for a day of hands on sit and sew instruction. You will be guided step by step through 3 projects that Reen has hand picked out of her Embroidery Garden collection. See the latest embroidery releases and learn the latest techniques in embroidery while you work on all-new hands-on embroidery projects! No matter your skill or experience level, you will absolutely enjoy these two fun-filled days of embroidery education! This is a great way to "try out" embroidery to see if it's for you! All materials, including embroidery machines, designs, etc., will be provided. We'll have plenty of specials, door prizes and giveaways. This program is designed so every individual takes home at least three completed projects and every individual receives all the project instructions and designs on a USB stick. We will also have plenty of staff on-hand to assist with projects. Our Embroidery party will be held Sunday, March 26th 10AM to 5PM with doors opening at 9AM. Don't miss this exciting opportunity to spend a day of embroidery, education, and fun. You will gain valuable knowledge, experience and leave inspired with new unique techniques, projects and memories. Most of all, you will make new friends.
Embroidery Garden Embroidery Party
Sun, Oct 08, 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Baton Rouge
The Embroidery Garden 1 DAY Embroidery Party! A party atmosphere filled with embroidery techniques and more! Sign-up for 1 of 3 days this class will be taught. Come meet Embroidery Expert and Designer Reen Wilcoxson for a day of hands on sit and sew instruction. You will be guided step by step through 3 projects that Reen has hand picked out of her Embroidery Garden collection. See the latest embroidery releases and learn the latest techniques in embroidery while you work on all-new hands-on embroidery projects! No matter your skill or experience level, you will absolutely enjoy these two fun-filled days of embroidery education! This is a great way to "try out" embroidery to see if it's for you! All materials, including embroidery machines, designs, etc., will be provided. We'll have plenty of specials, door prizes and giveaways. This program is designed so every individual takes home at least three completed projects and every individual receives all the project instructions and designs on a USB stick. We will also have plenty of staff on-hand to assist with projects. Our Embroidery party will be held Sunday, March 26th 10AM to 5PM with doors opening at 9AM. Don't miss this exciting opportunity to spend a day of embroidery, education, and fun. You will gain valuable knowledge, experience and leave inspired with new unique techniques, projects and memories. Most of all, you will make new friends.
Scan n Cut Guide Class
Tue, Oct 10, 05:00 PM - 08:00 PM
Houston
Free with Purchase, $75 with out
In the Hoop cross body bag
Wed, Oct 11, 10:00 AM - 02:00 PM
Houston
Start Your Own Embroidery Business Class with Paulette Bell
Fri, Oct 13, 10:00 AM - 04:00 PM
San Antonio Loop 1604
Scan n Cut - Rhinestone Techniques
Sat, Oct 14, 09:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Houston
Class Fee $25 and Kit Fee $5 (Need Rhinestone Kit)
Start Your Own Embroidery Business Class with Paulette Bell
Sat, Oct 14, 10:00 AM - 04:00 PM
San Antonio West Ave.
Snowballs
Sat, Oct 14, 10:00 AM - 02:00 PM
Houston
Class Fee $25 and Kit Fee $35
Embrilliance Essentials Software
Sat, Oct 14, 12:00 PM - 02:00 PM
Lake Charles
If you're new to embroidery software, you'll want to take this class! We learn the basics of embroidery software which is essential for customizing all of your embroidery projects. Please feel free to call the store or stop by if you have any questions. Class fee is $50 Please bring a laptop with Embrilliance installed. You will also be provided with an Embrilliance PDF with step by step guides on how to do everything in Embrilliance, created by your instructor. At the end of class we also have designated time for "independent study" to see what you know and what you may need help with. Continuing support is also offered. -Set Embrilliance Preferences -Learn Program Functionality -Add Fonts to Embrilliance -Create Text -Add Images -Edit Designs -Rotate and Resize Creations -Other Special Embrilliance Tricks -Organizing Files
Bernina Guide Class #1 - Sewing
Tue, Oct 17, 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Houston
New owner class
Sew Fun Wednesday
Wed, Oct 18, 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
San Antonio West Ave.
Come in and sew inside our classrooms every 1st and 3rd Wednesday of the month! Bring your machines, scissors, thread, etc. to finish that project you been working on or come in and start a new one!
Intro to Embroidery
Sat, Oct 21, 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Baton Rouge
Project TBA. In this class you will learn different stabilizers and when to use them, hooping techniques, and tips and tricks to machine embroidery. You will need: Your machine, 4x4 or 5x7 hoop, USB stick, small scissors, and thread. Teacher: Kendra Class:$30 Kit:$10 Minimum Class Size: 2, Maximum Class Size: 10
Bernina Machine Guide Class #2 (Sewing)
Tue, Oct 24, 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Houston
New owner class
Scan n Cut Fabric Tech
Wed, Oct 25, 05:00 PM - 07:00 PM
Houston
Class Fee $30 and Kit Fee $5
Scan n Cut Holiday Trio Project
Sat, Oct 28, 09:30 AM - 03:30 PM
Houston
Kit Fee $45
Unleash Your Creativity Scan-N-cut Class
Sat, Oct 28, 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Baton Rouge
Come join Darlene Powell with her Unleash Your Creativity Scan-N-cut Class. She will guide you in creating one of a kind crafts with the Brother Scan-N-Cut. She will be teaching a one day class at the Baton Rouge Retail Store. Seating will be limited so sign up now.
Embrilliance Essentials Software
Sat, Oct 28, 12:00 PM - 02:00 PM
Lafayette
If you're new to embroidery software, you'll want to take this class! We learn the basics of embroidery software which is essential for customizing all of your embroidery projects. Please feel free to call the store or stop by if you have any questions. Class fee is $50. Please bring a laptop with Embrilliance installed. You will also be provided with an Embrilliance PDF with step by step guides on how to do all the basics, and more, in Embrilliance. At the end of class we also have designated time for "independent study" to see what you know and what you may need help with and open for questions. Continuing support is also offered! You'll learn the following: -Set Embrilliance Preferences -Program Functionality -Add Fonts to Embrilliance -Create Text -Add Images -Edit Designs -Rotate and Resize Creations -Other Special Embrilliance Tricks -Organizing Files
Bernina Machine Guide Class #3 (Embroidery)
Tue, Oct 31, 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Houston
New Owner class
International Quilt Festival in Houston, TX
Wed, Nov 01, 10:00 AM through through Sun, Nov 05, 08:00 PM
Dream it, Create it, Embroidery it with Cindy Hogan
Fri, Nov 10, 10:00 AM through through Sat, Nov 11, 05:00 PM
Houston
AllBrands.com is excited to announce that we have Embroidery Expert Cindy Hogan coming to our retail stores for two days two days of hands on Dream it, Create it, Embroidery it class. Cindy will teach you how to start a project using and idea, then design it and follow it up with stitching it out. You will see the latest Brother software in action and complete projects using the Brother Scan-N-Cut along with one of Brother's top of the line Embroidery machines. This is a must attend event for any skill level Embroiderer. Don't miss this exciting opportunity to spend two days of embroidery, education, and fun. Gain valuable knowledge and experience. Leave inspired with new unique techniques, projects, memories, and most of all, make new friends. You'll learn the secrets and tips to stitching like a pro.
Floriani Software with Joan Weber
Sat, Nov 11, 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
San Antonio Loop 1604
class fee $20.00
Sew Fun Wednesday
Wed, Nov 15, 12:00 AM
San Antonio West Ave.
Special Days in November Due to Holidays: Come in and sew inside our classrooms! Bring your machines, scissors, thread, etc. to finish that project you been working on or come in and start a new one!
Embrilliance Essentials Software
Wed, Nov 15, 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Lafayette
If you're new to embroidery software, you'll want to take this class! We learn the basics of embroidery software which is essential for customizing all of your embroidery projects. Please feel free to call the store or stop by if you have any questions. Class fee is $50 Please bring a laptop with Embrilliance installed. You will also be provided with an Embrilliance PDF with step by step guides on how to do everything in Embrilliance, created by your instructor. At the end of class we also have designated time for "independent study" to see what you know and what you may need help with. Continuing support is also offered. -Set Embrilliance Preferences -Learn Program Functionality -Add Fonts to Embrilliance -Create Text -Add Images -Edit Designs -Rotate and Resize Creations -Other Special Embrilliance Tricks -Organizing Files
TV's Angela Wolf Sewing with Knits Class
Fri, Nov 17, 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
San Antonio West Ave.
SEW A DESIGNER KNIT TOP WITH ANGELA WOLF: LEARN SEWING & SERGING TECHNIQUES FOR SEWING KNITS DESCRIPTION:  Knit tops are a staple in all our wardrobes, why not sew and serge up your own! Join It’s Sew Easy’s Angela Wolf for a full day of sewing knits! Start by trying on samples of Angela Wolf’s knit patterns The Rachel Twin-Set or Ruched-T to find your perfect size (sizes included are XXS – 5X). 
TV's Angela Wolf Sewing Essentials Class
Sat, Nov 18, 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
San Antonio West Ave.
JOIN ANGELA WOLF FOR A FULL DAY OF LEARNING ESSENTIAL SEWING SKILLS, ALL WHILE FINISHING QUICK & EASY PROJECTS DESCRIPTION: Enjoy an entire day with Craftsy instructor and It’s Sew Easy’s Angela Wolf for some lessons in using your sewing machine and serger for more than sewing seams. Learn important sewing skills: • Insert a zipper • Seam finishes including french seams • Sew beautiful button holes • Designer topstitching • Rolled hems • How to sew a blind hem • embellishing fabric with quilting, pintucking, and so much more!
Brother's Dream it, Make it Event
Sat, Nov 18, 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Slidell
National Brother Educators Jude Szczepanski and Toni Weresch will lead every attendee on a hands-on experience by creating, making and sewing a completed project that you will take home. The “Dream It. Make it” hands-on Sewing & Embroidery Event is a fun and interactive experience designed to inspire you. They will showcase some of the exclusive industry-first features of the Dream Machine 2: working in My Design Center with the new patterns, closed and open shapes, embroidery outline feature, and the Innov-Eye technology camera in embroidery as well as sewing. Each participant will make and take home a completed bag. The participants will spend the morning embroidering their pieces for the bag and after lunch they will sew their bags together. Class Highlights: 6 Hours of Instruction Sew on a Brother Top of the Line Machines Instruction from Top National Educators Hands-On instruction Each attendee will take home completed Project Lunch and snacks provided Free Gifts and Prizes Lots of Fun Class is from 10AM to 5PM with doors opening at 9AM. Slidell Retail store 796 East I-10 Service Road, Suite 100, Slidell, LA 70461
Embrilliance Essentials Software
Sat, Nov 18, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Lake Charles
If you're new to embroidery software, you'll want to take this class! We learn the basics of embroidery software which is essential for customizing all of your embroidery projects. Please feel free to call the store or stop by if you have any questions. Class fee is $50 Please bring a laptop with Embrilliance installed. You will also be provided with an Embrilliance PDF with step by step guides on how to do everything in Embrilliance, created by your instructor. At the end of class we also have designated time for "independent study" to see what you know and what you may need help with. Continuing support is also offered. -Set Embrilliance Preferences -Learn Program Functionality -Add Fonts to Embrilliance -Create Text -Add Images -Edit Designs -Rotate and Resize Creations -Other Special Embrilliance Tricks -Organizing Files
Sew Fun Wednesday
Wed, Nov 29, 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
San Antonio West Ave.
Special Days for this month due to Holidays:Come in and sew inside our classrooms! Bring your machines, scissors, thread, etc. to finish that project you been working on or come in and start a new one!