Lake Charles

2615 Dillard Loop
Lake Charles, LA 70607
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
1pm to 5pm Sunday

Upcoming Classes & Events

Lake Charles Major Events
Machine Quilting Class Part 1 ($30+Kit)
Fri, May 01, 10:30 AM - 01:00 PM
Lake Charles
Teacher: Sandy Friesner Explore quilting with your waling foot on your home machine. You will learn 5 designs for machine quilting, practice on muslin quilt sandwiches and quilt a mini quilt panel to bring home. Class Fee: $30 Kit Fee: $10 (sandwich squares and The Makers Happy Place Fabric Panel) Supplies Needed: sewing machine (with extension table if you have one) Size 80 machine needle White or cream thread (good quality) scissors seam ripper black frixion pen quilting gloves-optional (teacher recommends Machingers)
Beginner Embroidery
Sat, May 02, 10:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Lake Charles
This class teaches the different types of stabilizers, needles, hooping techniques, toppings, tips and tricks. This is a project class of simple embroidery on a towel or koozie. Class fee $35 Kit fee $10. You will need your Embroidery Machine, 5x7 hoop and a USB stick. Call 337-477-0492 for more information
Machine Quilting Workshop Part 2
Fri, May 08, 10:30 AM - 02:30 PM
Lake Charles
Teacher Sandy Friesner. Learn Simple and complex designs to quilt with your walking foot on your home machine. After practicing on muslin, you will learn to audition stitch designs for your own project. You will quilt a 13"X22" Wall hanging quilt panel and learn h ow to machine stitch a binding. Class fee: $55 Kit (sandwich squares and The Makers Happy Place Fabric Panel) Teacher will supply stitch sample handouts and vinyl overlay. Supplies Needed: sewing machine (with extension table if you have one) Size 80 machine needle White or cream thread (good quality) scissors seam ripper black frixion pen quilting gloves-optional (teacher recommends Machingers)
Machine Quilting Part 1
Fri, May 08, 10:30 AM - 01:00 PM
Lake Charles
Teacher: Sandy Friesner Explore quilting with your waling foot on your home machine. You will learn 5 designs for machine quilting, practice on muslin quilt sandwiches and quilt a mini quilt panel to bring home. Class Fee: $30 Kit Fee: $10 (sandwich squares and The Makers Happy Place Fabric Panel) Supplies Needed: sewing machine (with extension table if you have one) Size 80 machine needle
Machine Quilting Part 2
Sat, May 09, 10:30 AM - 02:30 PM
Lake Charles
Teacher Sandy Friesner. Learn Simple and complex designs to quilt with your walking foot on your home machine. After practicing on muslin, you will learn to audition stitch designs for your own project. You will quilt a 13"X22" Wall hanging quilt panel and learn h ow to machine stitch a binding. Class fee: $55 Kit Fee $10 (sandwich squares and The Makers Happy Place Fabric Panel) Teacher will supply stitch sample handouts and vinyl overlay. Supplies Needed: sewing machine (with extension table if you have one)
Open Sew Wednesday 10am-5pm
Wed, May 13, 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Lake Charles
Come in and spend the day sewing! Bring whatever project that you want to work on. No fee for this bee. Great way to get some projects finished!
PE 770/780D/1250D Embroidery Machine Class
Thu, May 14, 06:00 PM - 07:30 PM
Lake Charles
Learn how to use your PE770, PE780D or Innovis 1250D Embroidery Machine. Class Fee $30 Kit Fee $5 Supplies Needed: Embroidery Machine, USB stick, 5x7 hoop with grid, embroidery scissors.
Free Motion Quilting on Sewing Machine Part 1
Fri, May 15, 10:30 AM - 01:00 PM
Lake Charles
You will Learn Free Motion Quilting (FMQ) on you home sewing machine. You will practice FMQ patterns on quilt sandwiches and quilt a mini quilt panel to bring home. Supplies Needed: sewing machine (with extension table if you have one), Size 80 machine needle, White or cream thread (good quality), scissors, seam ripper, black frixion pen, quilting gloves-optional (teacher recommends Machingers , quilt sandwiches and Fabric Panel. Teacher: Sandy Friesner
Jelly Roll Quilt Part 1
Sat, May 16, 10:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Lake Charles
You will make a quilt top, pick your backing out, and learn how to layer your quilt and quilt in this class. Supplies: Sewing Machine, Jelly Roll, Thread and regular sewing notions. Class fee $45 covers part 1 and part 2. Teacher: Beth Beltz
Mondo Bag
Tue, May 19, 10:00 AM - 03:00 PM
Lake Charles
Supplies Needed: 208 2.5x2.5 inch squares, Lining for bag Class Fee $35 photo: https://www.facebook.com/AllBrandsLakeCharles/photos/a.911961585498510.1073741830.161727707188572/1032233086804692/?type=1
Open Sew Wednesday 10am-5pm
Wed, May 20, 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Lake Charles
Come in and spend the day sewing! Bring whatever project that you want to work on. No fee for this bee. Great way to get some projects finished!
Free Motion Quilting on Sewing Machine Part 2
Fri, May 22, 10:30 AM - 02:30 PM
Lake Charles
Class fee $55 no kit fee. In this class you will learn Free Motion Quilting designs, practice on quilt sandwiches, quilt a 13"x23" wall hanging quilt panel. Instructor will demonstrate how to machine stitch your binding. You will be provided with stitch sample handouts and vinyl overlay for designing your own quilts at home. Supplies Needed: sewing machine (with extension table if you have one) Size 80 machine needle White or cream thread (good quality) scissors seam ripper black frixion pen quilting gloves-optional (teacher recommends Machingers)
Jelly Roll Quilt Part 2
Sat, May 23, 10:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Lake Charles
You must have attended the Jelly Roll Quilt Part 1 to attend this class. You will learn binding and labeling in this class. Supplies: Sewing machine, Sandwiched quilt, thread and regular sewing notions. Cutting mat and cutter is optional (you will be cutting strips for binding)
PED Next Software Beginner Basics
Sun, May 24, 01:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Lake Charles
$50 Beginner Basics. You will learn the basics of the software: Icons, merging, lettering. Maximum of 8 people. Supplies: Your Laptop computer, software loaded on you laptop, software card reader, mouse, mouse pad, usb stick and pen and paper for notes.
Open Sew Wednesday 10am-5pm
Wed, May 27, 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Lake Charles
Come in and spend the day sewing! Bring whatever project that you want to work on. No fee for this bee. Great way to get some projects finished!
PE 770/780D/1250D Embroidery Machine Class
Thu, May 28, 06:00 PM - 07:30 PM
Lake Charles
Learn how to use your PE770, PE780D or Innovis 1250D Embroidery Machine. Class Fee $30 Kit Fee $5 Supplies Needed: Embroidery Machine, USB stick, 5x7 hoop with grid, embroidery scissors.
PED Next Software Class Beginner Basics
Sun, May 31, 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Lake Charles
$50 Beginner Basics. You will learn the basics of the software: Icons, merging, lettering. Maximum of 8 people. Supplies: Your Laptop computer, software loaded on you laptop, software card reader, mouse, mouse pad, USB stick and pen and paper for notes.
PE Design Next Basic Digitizing
Sun, May 31, 02:00 PM - 05:00 PM
Lake Charles
Class fee: $50 Requirements: Teacher Prefers you know the basics of the software. You will learn the basics of digitizing. Supplies needed: Laptop with software
Open Sew Wednesday 10am-5pm
Wed, Jun 03, 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Lake Charles
Come in and spend the day sewing! Bring whatever project that you want to work on. No fee for this bee. Great way to get some projects finished!
Beginner Embroidery
Sat, Jun 06, 10:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Lake Charles
This class teaches the different types of stabilizers, needles, hooping techniques, toppings, tips and tricks. This is a project class of simple embroidery on a hand towel or koozie. Class fee $35 Kit fee $10. You will need your Embroidery Machine, 5x7 hoop and a USB stick. Call 337-477-0492 for more information
Open Sew Wednesday 10am-5pm
Wed, Jun 10, 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Lake Charles
Come in and spend the day sewing! Bring whatever project that you want to work on. No fee for this bee. Great way to get some projects finished!
Open Sew Wednesday 10am-5pm
Wed, Jun 17, 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Lake Charles
Come in and spend the day sewing! Bring whatever project that you want to work on. No fee for this bee. Great way to get some projects finished!
Maxi Skirt Class
Sat, Jun 20, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Lake Charles
Beginner Sewing Class. 10am to finish. Class fee $25 You will learn how make a maxi skirt: steps include learning how measure yourself, cut your fabric, sew and hem.
Open Sew Wednesday 10am-5pm
Wed, Jun 24, 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Lake Charles
Come in and spend the day sewing! Bring whatever project that you want to work on. No fee for this bee. Great way to get some projects finished!
Open Sew Wednesday 10am-5pm
Wed, Jul 01, 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Lake Charles
Come in and spend the day sewing! Bring whatever project that you want to work on. No fee for this bee. Great way to get some projects finished!
Open Sew Wednesday 10am-5pm
Wed, Jul 08, 10:00 AM - 05:01 PM
Lake Charles
Come in and spend the day sewing! Bring whatever project that you want to work on. No fee for this bee. Great way to get some projects finished!
Open Sew Wednesday 10am-5pm
Wed, Jul 15, 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Lake Charles
Come in and spend the day sewing! Bring whatever project that you want to work on. No fee for this bee. Great way to get some projects finished!
Open Sew Wednesday 10am-5pm
Wed, Jul 22, 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Lake Charles
Come in and spend the day sewing! Bring whatever project that you want to work on. No fee for this bee. Great way to get some projects finished!
Open Sew Wednesday 10am-5pm
Wed, Jul 29, 10:00 AM - 05:01 PM
Lake Charles
Come in and spend the day sewing! Bring whatever project that you want to work on. No fee for this bee. Great way to get some projects finished!