Lake Charles

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(337) 477-0492
10am to 6pm Monday - Friday
9am to 4pm Saturday
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Upcoming Classes & Events

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Embrilliance Essentials Software Embroidery Club
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Sit & Sew
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Quilt Bee
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Brother's Dream it, Make it Event
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Greater San Antonio Quilt Guild Quilt Show
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Embrilliance Essentials Software
Tue, Jun 06, 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Lake Charles
If you're new to embroidery, you'll want to take this class! We learn the basics of embroidery software which is essential for all 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 and a notebook if you'd like.
Embroidery Club
Tue, Jun 06, 02:00 PM - 05:00 PM
Lake Charles
This will be a fun afternoon of embroidering, chatting, and playing! You can bring your machine and sit and stitch your own projects OR learn some software techniques and work on a class project TBA! Great afternoon for playing, learning, and relaxing! Please join us :) There will be no kits available as we want you to choose your materials, so please bring those. Club / Class Fee is $15 and you'll be entered to win $50 worth of product! Attend 5 meetings and get your 6th free! Also get an extra "visit" when you give us your email for future updates!
Sit & Sew
Tue, Jun 20, 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!
Quilt Bee
Wed, Jun 21, 10:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Lake Charles
Brother's Dream it, Make it Event
Sat, Jun 24, 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Lake Charles
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. Lake Charles Retail store 2615 Dillard Loop Lake Charles, LA 70607
Quilt Bee
Wed, Jun 28, 10:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Lake Charles
Brother New Owner Class #5 - My Design Center
Wed, Jul 05, 02:00 PM - 05:00 PM
Lake Charles
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.
Brother New Owner Class #1 - Sewing
Thu, Jul 06, 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Lake Charles
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 Class #2 - Sewing
Thu, Jul 06, 02:00 PM - 05:00 PM
Lake Charles
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.
Brother New Owner Class #4 - PR Entrepreneur Machines Only
Fri, Jul 07, 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Lake Charles
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.
Brother New Owner Class #3 - Embroidery
Fri, Jul 07, 02:00 PM - 05:00 PM
Lake Charles
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.
Beginning Sewing - Pillowcase
Sat, Jul 08, 09:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Lake Charles
Come learn the basics of sewing while learning how to make a pillowcase. This class will feature sewing a pillowcase with French seams, coordinating fabrics and a decorative flange. One 2-1/2 hour class. Class fee $35. Signup in store or by phone. Taught by Cheryl Duhon.
Sit & Sew
Tue, Jul 11, 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!
Quilt bee
Wed, Jul 12, 10:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Lake Charles
Start Your Own Embroidery Business Class with Paulette Bell
Sat, Jul 15, 10:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Lake Charles
Sit & Sew
Tue, Jul 18, 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!
Quilt Bee
Wed, Jul 19, 10:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Lake Charles
Embrilliance Essentials Software
Sat, Jul 22, 09:30 AM - 12:30 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 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.
Embroidery Club
Sat, Jul 22, 01:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Lake Charles
This will be a fun afternoon of embroidering, chatting, and playing! You can bring your machine and sit and stitch your own projects OR learn some software techniques and work on a class project TBA! Great afternoon for playing, learning, and relaxing! Please join us :) There will be no kits available as we want you to choose your materials, so please bring those. Club / Class Fee is $15 and you'll be entered to win $50 worth of product! Attend 5 meetings and get your 6th free! Also get an extra "visit" when you give us your email for future updates! Please call ahead to register.
Sit & Sew
Tue, Jul 25, 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!
Quilt Bee
Wed, Jul 26, 10:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Lake Charles
Johnnie Romper
Sat, Jul 29, 09:30 AM - 01:30 PM
Lake Charles
Come learn how to make this adorable Johnnie romper perfect for that little one in your life! Boy and girl samples will be shown. One 4 hour class. Class fee $50. Sign up in store or by phone. Taught by Cheryl Duhon.
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.
Greater San Antonio Quilt Guild Quilt Show
Fri, Sep 22, 10:00 AM through through Sat, Sep 23, 05:00 PM