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Baton Rouge

At the corner of Highland and Old Jefferson Hwy. just north of Airline Hwy.
(225) 923-1260
10am to 6pm Monday- Friday
10am to 4pm Saturday (Max 5 in Store)
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New Orleans

Across from Paretti Mazda in the two story pink building
(504) 888-4952
10am to 6pm Monday- Friday
10am to 4pm Saturday (Max 5 in Store)
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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
10am to 4pm Saturday (Max 5 in Store)
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Lafayette

At the corner of Johnston and Ambassador Caffery in the Ambassador Row Shopping Center
(337) 981-2808
10am to 6pm Monday- Friday
10am to 4pm Saturday (Max 5 in Store)
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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
10am to 4pm Saturday (Max 10 in Store)
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San Antonio

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

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Fun and Fancy Ruler Work Class

Featuring Kate Quinn Sew Steady National Educator

Virtual Online Event
Tuesday July 27, 2021

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Patterns with Children's Corner with Emily Douglas

Virtual Online Event
Thursday, July 29th 3:30 PM CDT

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DIME Edge to Edge Quilting with Your Embroidery Machine

Virtual Online Event
Tuesday, August 3rd 2:00 PM CDT

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BERNINA Mystery Make - Serger Edition - 2 Day HYBRID & VIRTUAL Event

Virtual/Hybrid Online Event
Friday, August 6-Saturday, August 7

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New! VIRTUAL Edge to Edge Quilting Event

With Christine Conner of Amelie Scott Designs

Virtual Online Event
Friday & Saturday August 20-21, 2021

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BERNINA Mystery Make - Artistry Edition - 2 Day HYBRID & VIRTUAL Event

Virtual/Hybrid Online Event
Friday, August 27-Saturday, August 28

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Feather Fantasy Ruler Work Class

Featuring Kate Quinn Sew Steady National Educator

Virtual Online Event
Tuesday August 31, 2021

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BERNINA Mystery Make - Creative Quilting - HYBRID & VIRTUAL Event

Virtual/Hybrid Online Event
Saturday September 25, 2021

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Feather Fantasy Ruler Work Class

Featuring Kate Quinn Sew Steady National Educator

Virtual Online Event
Tuesday September 28, 2021

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Fall Everything Embroidery Market

Biloxi, MS
Friday, September 10th-Saturday, September 11th

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Houston Quilt Festival 2021

Houston, TX
Thursday, October 28th-Sunday, October 31st

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Upcoming Classes & Events

July 2021

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Free Virtual Showcase with SCHMETZ Needle Seminar with Rhonda Pierce
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NEW OWNER PRS 100FREE Virtual Floriani Embroidery Applique Class with ClarrisaNEW OWNER EMBROIDERY 1600e ONLY CLOSED
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Scan N Cut 101
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New Owner Basic Embroidery VE2300/VM5200 ONLYFree Virtual Live Finish your Quilting Projects with your Embroidery Machine with Becky Thompson from Power Tools with Thread
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New Owner Basic PS500/PS700Free Virtual Continuum Quilt In A Bag Virtual Event with Sew Steady National Educator Ann Moore
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Canvas Workspace Free Virtual Live New from Laurastar and BERNINA Featuring Philipp Ueltschi
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Begining Sewing : Pillowcase CANCELLEDFree Virtual Live New from Durkee! Featuring Brent Taylor and Cindy HoganSewing Basics-Sewing Machine Basics and Basic Sewing Skills Class
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Hooded Towel CANCELLEDEmbroidery Basics-Hoops, Needles and Stabilizers!
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SNC Rhinestone Techniques CANCELLED
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Beginning Quilting Class Day 1 of 4
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Christmas in July : Fabric BasketsFold N' Stitch WreathFree Virtual Event: Learn to Embroider Greeting Cards for All Seasons with OESD
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Embroidered Hoop Ornaments
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ScanNCut Christmas Countdown Magnetic SignThe AllBrands Show: Silver Reed LK150 Garment Knitting Part II with Lauren Riker from Girly Knits
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Quilted Scrappy Stocking
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Beginning Quilting Class Day 2 of 4
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Free Virtual Sew Steady Fun and Fancy Ruler Work Class with Kate QuinnScanNCut HTV Hoop Ornaments
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Mini Quilt of the Month-Moda Love Mini
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Project Class-Easy Table RunnerChildren's Corner Bobbie BubbleFree Virtual Showcase The AllBrands Show Sewing Patterns with Children's Corner
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Embroidery Club

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Free Virtual Showcase with SCHMETZ Needle Seminar with Rhonda Pierce
Thu, Jul 01, 03:30 PM - 04:30 PM
Pre-register here to be reminded when we go live on Facebook and YouTube


Confused about what needle to use? What do all those numbers mean on the needle package? Is changing the needle really important before it breaks? What needle should I use? Successful sewing is often about paying attention to the little things – like the needle in your sewing machine. Get the low-down about how this little piece of steel can solve some very BIG problems, including broken threads, skipped stitches, and puckered fabrics. Your sewing machine is an investment and protection begins by using the very best needle. Sew SCHMETZ!

NEW OWNER PRS 100
Tue, Jul 06, 10:30 AM - 01:30 PM
San Antonio
Please bring paper and pen for notes.
FREE Virtual Floriani Embroidery Applique Class with Clarrisa
Tue, Jul 06, 01:00 PM - 02:00 PM
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Hey Hey Appliqué: Join Clarrisa and explore different appliqué techniques.
NEW OWNER EMBROIDERY 1600e ONLY CLOSED
Tue, Jul 06, 02:00 PM - 05:00 PM
San Antonio
Please bring machine and all accessories
Scan N Cut 101
Wed, Jul 07, 10:30 AM - 01:30 PM
San Antonio
Class fee 40.00 Class Description: ScanNCut Basics will cover a thorough overview of all scanning, editing, and cutting functions. Students will be able to maneuver through the different settings and cut a design. Covid-19 precautions such as 6 feet distance between students and mask wearing will be observed.
New Owner Basic Embroidery VE2300/VM5200 ONLY
Thu, Jul 08, 02:00 PM - 05:00 PM
San Antonio
Bring machine and all accessories Limit 4 per class
Free Virtual Live Finish your Quilting Projects with your Embroidery Machine with Becky Thompson from Power Tools with Thread
New Owner Basic PS500/PS700
Tue, Jul 13, 02:00 PM - 05:00 PM
San Antonio
Please bring machine and all accessories. Limit 4 per class
Free Virtual Continuum Quilt In A Bag Virtual Event with Sew Steady National Educator Ann Moore
Tue, Jul 13, 03:00 PM - 05:00 PM
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Join us for "Continuum Quilt In A Bag" on July 13th, 2021 at 1:00pm-3:00pm (Pacific Time). This free ruler work virtual event is hosted by Allbrands.com (LA) with educator Ann Moore. Win prizes, get event special pricing, and learn! Sign up* to join the fun by clicking the link below: https://lp.constantcontactpages.com/su/JLYyknf/AllbrandsQIAB *Be sure to sign up at least 1 hour before the event, to ensure we can email a video link to you to join this LIVE event. If you sign up within 1 hour of event start time or later, you'll be emailed access links approximately 24 hours after the event has ended to watch the recorded event and still get access to event special pricing
Canvas Workspace
Wed, Jul 14, 10:30 AM - 01:30 PM
San Antonio
Class fee $40.00
Free Virtual Live New from Laurastar and BERNINA Featuring Philipp Ueltschi
Wed, Jul 14, 03:30 PM - 04:30 PM
Pre-register here to be reminded when we go live on Facebook and YouTube

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Join Philipp Ueltschi 5th generation of the BERNINA family, as we demonstrate the capabilities of Laurastar's newest vacuum board. Afterward, we will follow up on the newest models just released by BERNINA, and Philipp's future. Hosted by Barbara from AllBrands.com. Tune in live for a chance to win a $100 AllBrands.com e-gift card!
Begining Sewing : Pillowcase CANCELLED
Thu, Jul 15, 10:30 AM - 01:30 PM
San Antonio
Class fee $40.00 Description of class: Learn basic sewing techniques while creating a simple pillow case. This beginner friendly project uses 3 different fabrics and takes 3 seams to complete. Join Rosemary to rotary cut your fabric, piece with a quarter inch seam and learn the French seam technique. Supplies needed: Working sewing machine; Main Fabric (1 yard); Cuff fabric (1/3 yard); Trim fabric (1/4 yard); thread, scissors or rotary cutter; straight pins or Wonderclips.
Free Virtual Live New from Durkee! Featuring Brent Taylor and Cindy Hogan
Thu, Jul 15, 03:30 PM - 04:30 PM
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Join Brother Ambassador Cindy Hogan and Brent Taylor owner of Durkee Embroidery Hoops as we demonstrate the capabilities of Durkee's newest inventions for Brother and Babylock multi-needle embroidery machine users! Hosted by Kalli Champagne from AllBrands.com Tune in live for a chance to win a $100 AllBrands.com e-gift card!
Sewing Basics-Sewing Machine Basics and Basic Sewing Skills Class
Thu, Jul 15, 03:30 PM - 06:00 PM
Lafayette
Learn how to use and maintain your sewing machine while building basic skills for sewing success. Finish a decorative pillow project in this 2 1/2 hour class. Class price is $25 plus materials
Hooded Towel CANCELLED
Fri, Jul 16, 10:30 AM - 01:30 PM
San Antonio
Class fee $40.00 Description of class: Create a fun and unique hooded towel. Learn how to embroider a design on the hood (optional) and sew towels together to create a summer staple for the pool or beach. This is a great project for small hoop embroidery machines. Supplies needed: Working sewing machine and embroidery machine (optional); 1 Hand towel; 1 Bath towel; a 4x4 or 5x7 embroidery design; Light mesh stabilizer; thread, scissors or rotary cutter; straight pins. Instructor: Rosemary Castillo-Sartin
Embroidery Basics-Hoops, Needles and Stabilizers!
Fri, Jul 16, 04:00 PM - 06:00 PM
Lafayette
Learn machine embroidery basic skills in this 2 hour class. Open to any skill level or machine type, this class will cover hooping techniques, stabilizer types and the importance of a sharp needle
SNC Rhinestone Techniques CANCELLED
Sat, Jul 17, 10:30 AM - 01:30 PM
San Antonio
Class fee $50.00 Class Description: ScanNCut Rhinestone Techniques will cover an overview of using rhinestones to decorate different items. In this 3-hour class, students will use CanvasWorkspace to create a unique design and will be able to maneuver through the different settings to cut and apply a design. Covid-19 precautions such as 6 feet distance between students and mask wearing will be observed. Class capacity: Minimum-3 Maximum-8 Supply List: Working laptop (Windows or Mac OS), mouse, CanvasWorkspace registration, Rhinestone Kit (activated), ScanNCut, blades, cutting mat, and included accessories, spatula, hook, notebook, pen or pencil.
Beginning Quilting Class Day 1 of 4
Sun, Jul 18, 01:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Houston
Student will learn organizational skills, proper rotary cutting and precision piecing. At the end of the classes you will have a completed quilt top and backing. Please come by the store to pick up your class handout so you will know how much fabric you need to purchase and the supplies you will need to bring to class. Class dates will be 7/18, 7/25, break, 8/1, and 8/8/21. Class cost is $120.00.
Christmas in July : Fabric Baskets
Tue, Jul 20, 10:30 AM - 01:30 PM
San Antonio
Class fee $40.00 Description of class: Kick off Christmas in July and make a fabric basket. This project can be made in different sizes and the optional embroidery can enhance your holiday décor. Supplies needed: Working sewing machine and embroidery machine (optional); Main fabric (1/2 yard); Lining fabric (1/2 yard); Fusible batting (1/2 yard); a 4x4 embroidery design (optional); Tear-away stabilizer; scissors or rotary cutter; thread; straight pins or Wonderclips. Instructor: Rosemary Castillo- Sartin
Fold N' Stitch Wreath
Tue, Jul 20, 10:30 AM - 01:30 PM
Lafayette
Work through the Fold 'N Stitch Wreath pattern by Poor House Quilt Designs. Create a holiday wreath or centerpiece in no time! Class is $30 plus materials
Free Virtual Event: Learn to Embroider Greeting Cards for All Seasons with OESD
Tue, Jul 20, 01:00 PM - 02:30 PM
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Join us for a free virtual class and get an exclusive coupon for save 25%. You can embroidery on paper! Don't get caught empty -handed without a special occasion card again. It's easy and quick to make a personalized embroidered card for all occasions. Join OESD and AllBrands.com for this fun interactive demo event. We'll cover all phases of card making during class, from design selections to card placement to finishing techniques. You won't want to miss this virtual class... sign up today.
Embroidered Hoop Ornaments
Wed, Jul 21, 10:30 AM - 01:30 PM
San Antonio
Class fee $40.00 Description of class: Christmas in July Project 2 is an embroidered hoop ornament. This project is perfect for small embroidery machines. Supplies needed: Working embroidery machine and 4x4 hoop; Fabric (1/4 yard); Woven fusible stabilizer (optional); a 4x4 embroidery design (final size smaller than 3.5 inches); Tear-away stabilizer; Wooden embroidery hoop ( 3.5-4 inch); scissors or rotary cutter; thread;
ScanNCut Christmas Countdown Magnetic Sign
Thu, Jul 22, 10:30 AM - 01:30 PM
San Antonio
Class fee $40.00 Description of class: Christmas in July Project 3 is a Christmas Countdown Sign. We’ll use the ScanNCut to cut adhesive vinyl and place it on a blank metal sign. This project is for all levels of ScanNCut users. Supplies needed: Working ScanNCut and standard mat; Metal sign (12 x 12 in); Permanent adhesive vinyl (red, green); Transfer tape; Pick tool; Scraper; scissors. Instructor: Rosemary Castillo-Sartin
The AllBrands Show: Silver Reed LK150 Garment Knitting Part II with Lauren Riker from Girly Knits
Thu, Jul 22, 03:30 PM - 04:30 PM
Pre-register here to be reminded when we go live on Facebook and YouTube

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Presenting Live with Emily Douglas, the co-owner of Children's Corner Patterns. Hosted by Barbara from AllBrands.com. Tune in live for a chance to win a $100 AllBrands.com e-gift card!
Quilted Scrappy Stocking
Fri, Jul 23, 10:30 AM - 01:30 PM
San Antonio
Class fee $40.00 Christmas in July Project 4 is a Quilted Scrappy Stocking. We’ll use fabric strip pieces to create a lined quilt-as-you-go stocking. This scrap buster project is for all sewing levels. Supplies needed: Working sewing machine; 15-18 Fabric strips (different widths/at least 9 in long); 1 fat quarter for backing; 1 fat quarter for lining; Batting (12 in x 20 in); Thread; scissors; walking foot (optional). Instructor: Rosemary Castillo-Sartin
Beginning Quilting Class Day 2 of 4
Sun, Jul 25, 01:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Houston
Student will learn organizational skills, proper rotary cutting and precision piecing. At the end of the classes you will have a completed quilt top and backing. Please come by the store to pick up your class handout so you will know how much fabric you need to purchase and the supplies you will need to bring to class. Class dates will be 7/18, 7/25, break, 8/1, and 8/8/21. Class cost is $120.00.
Free Virtual Sew Steady Fun and Fancy Ruler Work Class with Kate Quinn
Tue, Jul 27, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Pre-register here


Do you want luscious, juicy feathers that look fabulous on your quilts? Kate shares all the tips and tricks to creating fabulous feathers using the Westalee templates feathers set. This comprehensive feather course includes designs for feathered arcs, crowns, squares, spinning feathers, feathers with curved spines, and more. Joins us to learn how you can create these beautiful designs for your quilts and inspire your inner designer so you can create your own fabulous feather creations!

Tools used include:
Feather set
Circles on Quilts set 1, 2, or 3

12” arc Between the lines or Sampler set circle
Possible feather spine
Spacing gauge
Marking tools
ScanNCut HTV Hoop Ornaments
Tue, Jul 27, 10:30 AM - 01:30 PM
San Antonio
Class fee $40.00 Description of class: Christmas in July Project 6 is a ScanNCut HTV Hoop Ornaments. Let’s use some heat transfer vinyl to create some fun hooped ornaments. This project is for all ScanNCut user levels. Supplies needed: Working ScanNCut; 1fat quarter; Glitter heat transfer vinyl (various colors); 3 or 4 inch wooden hoop; scissors. Instructor: Rosemary Castillo-Sartin
Mini Quilt of the Month-Moda Love Mini
Wed, Jul 28, 10:30 AM - 03:30 PM
Lafayette
Come hang out and piece this Moda Mini Love Quilt pattern!
Project Class-Easy Table Runner
Thu, Jul 29, 10:30 AM - 02:30 PM
San Antonio
Class fee $40.00 Description of class: Christmas in July Project 7 is an easy holiday table runner. This beginner friendly project uses an applique snowflake in some of the blocks. Join Rosemary to rotary cut your fabric, piece with a quarter inch seam and attaching the applique piece. Supplies needed: Working sewing machine; 1 (2.5 in) Width of Fabric (WOF) green fabric; 2 (2.5 in) WOF red fabric; ¼ yard blue fabric; ¼ yard white fabric (for snowflakes); ½ yard fabric for backing; ¼ yard fabric for binding; 1/3 yard Heat n Bond Lite; ½ yard batting. Instructor: Rosemary Castillo-Sartin
Children's Corner Bobbie Bubble
Thu, Jul 29, 10:30 AM - 02:30 PM
Lafayette
The Bobbie pattern is a beginning sewing pattern for either a girls' or boys' Bubble from the popular Children's Corner pattern line. We will work through the pattern in this class. Cost is $40 plus materials
Free Virtual Showcase The AllBrands Show Sewing Patterns with Children's Corner
Thu, Jul 29, 03:30 PM - 04:30 PM
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Presenting Live with Emily Douglas, the co-owner of Children's Corner Patterns. Hosted by Barbara from AllBrands.com. Tune in live for a chance to win a $100 AllBrands.com e-gift card!
Embroidery Club
Sat, Jul 31, 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Lafayette
Bring your embroidery machine and make a small project while we learn new tips & tricks. Bring show and tell, we love to see what you've been working on! Class is the last Saturday of every month and open to all machines and all knowledge levels. Class is $10 plus materials
New Owner Basic #1 XJ1/XP1/XP2
Tue, Aug 03, 10:30 AM - 01:30 PM
San Antonio
NEW OWNER BASIC BRING MACHINE AND ACESSORIES
New Owner Embroidery - XP1/XP2 /XJ1/XE1 ONLY
Tue, Aug 03, 02:00 PM - 05:00 PM
San Antonio
Please bring machine and all accessories Limit 4 per class
Free Virtual Edge to Edge Quilting with Your Embroidery Machine Virtual Event with Eileen Roche and Donna Siler
Tue, Aug 03, 02:00 PM - 03:30 PM
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Join Eileen Roche and Donna Siler for Edge to Edge Quilting with Your Embroidery Machine Virtual Exclusive event - Allbrands! Don't miss this opportunity to learn one of today's most sought-after embroidery skills. Barbara Chatelain will be the host of this event and looks forward to joining you on August 3rd! Edge to Edge Quilting with Your Embroidery Machine highlights the unique collaboration of DIME and Amelie Scott Designs. Amelie Scott Designs' Expansion Packs perfectly complement DIME's quilting and embroidery tools. You'll be amazed how easy it is to finish your quilts with Amelie Scott Designs' gorgeous quilting designs and you can expect professional results when you use DIME's products and techniques to get the job done.

Topics Covered:
- Eileen Roche's Quilt with an Embroidery Machine Methods
- Amelie Scott's Edge to Edge Quilting Designs
- How to design quilting layouts from crib to king size
- How to handle a bulky quilt on an embroidery machine
- Precisely place quilting designs in the hoop

Free Design
Enjoy a free downloadable Anchor design when you register at the event.

New Owner Basic BQ 3050 / BQ2450 #1
Thu, Aug 05, 10:30 AM - 01:30 PM
San Antonio
please bring machine and all accessories Limit 4 per class
New Owner Basic #2 BQ2450/BQ3050
Thu, Aug 05, 02:00 PM - 05:00 PM
San Antonio
Bring machine and all accessories Limit 4 per class
BERNINA Mystery Make - Serger Edition - 2 Day HYBRID & VIRTUAL
Fri, Aug 06, 10:00 AM through through Sat, Aug 07, 05:00 PM
Click Here to Learn More & Register

Join a BERNINA Expert as we reveal the mysteries of overlockers and explore the wide variety of stitches and techniques that overlockers can do. Explore the wide variety of stitches and techniques an overlocker can do. In-store attendees will get hands-on time with the new BERNINA air-threading overlockers as they create a sampler panel on day one.
On day two, attendees will turn their panels into a fun mystery project.

BROADCASTED LIVE FROM THE BERNINA CREATIVE CENTER

Product Focus:
BERNINA L850 & L890 Overlockers

We recommend non-owners to attend in person. Owners can bring their machines to class, or select the Virtual Option.

Techniques: ★Rolled hemming
★Overlock
★Flatlock
★Combo Stitches
★Coverstitch
★Creating a balanced stitch
★Working with specialty threads
★Using a chain stitch for construction
★Demonstrations on specialty feet
Beginning Quilting Class 3 of 4
Sun, Aug 08, 01:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Houston
Student will learn organizational skills, proper rotary cutting and precision piecing. At the end of the classes you will have a completed quilt top and backing. Please come by the store to pick up your class handout so you will know how much fabric you need to purchase and the supplies you will need to bring to class. Class dates will be 7/18, 7/25, break, 8/1, and 8/8/21. Class cost is $120.00.
Free Virtual Flower Power Table Runner and Tote Bag with Sew Steady National Educator Ann Moore
Tue, Aug 10, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
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Continue along with Westalee Design Accredited Teacher Ann Moore and learn to create a fun Table Runner and Tote Bag with the Westalee Design Flower Power Template Set from Annie's Sampler Quilt. Win Prizes, Get Event Special Pricing, and Learn! Please provide contact information for ease of prize winning distribution during the event! When: August 10th 10am-12pm Central Where: Hosted on a private YouTube page. Email will be sent with link to page and virtual event product sale page!
NEW OWNER BASIC SE1900 ONLY
Tue, Aug 10, 10:30 AM - 01:30 PM
San Antonio
Bring machine and all accesssories
New Owner Embroidery - PE800/SE1900 only
Tue, Aug 10, 02:00 PM - 05:00 PM
San Antonio
Bring machine and all accessories Limit 4 per class
New Owner Embroidery - SE600/625
Thu, Aug 12, 10:30 AM - 01:30 PM
San Antonio
SE600/625 Bring your machine and all accessories Limit 4 per class
New Owner Basic BQ950/BQ1350 only
Thu, Aug 12, 02:00 PM - 05:00 PM
San Antonio
please bring machine and all accessories Limit 4 per class
Beginning Quilting Class 4 of 4
Sun, Aug 15, 01:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Houston
Student will learn organizational skills, proper rotary cutting and precision piecing. At the end of the classes you will have a completed quilt top and backing. Please come by the store to pick up your class handout so you will know how much fabric you need to purchase and the supplies you will need to bring to class. Class dates will be 7/18, 7/25, break, 8/1, and 8/8/21. Class cost is $120.00.
Free Virtual Event: Sew Steady On the Border with Donelle McAdams
Tue, Aug 17, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Don’t get right to the edge of your quilt and panic! This class will teach you how to ‘plan’ for your border quilting before you come to the point of frustration. Learn how to calculate for centering and mitering corner designs in this 2hr online class with a Westalee Design educator Donelle McAdams. Win Prizes, Get Event Special Pricing, and Learn! Please provide contact information for ease of prize-winning distribution during the event! When: August 17th 10am-12pm Central Where: Hosted on a private YouTube page. An email will be sent with link to page and virtual event product sale page! Click Here to Register

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New Owner Embroidery - NQ1600/3600D only ONLY
Tue, Aug 17, 10:30 AM - 01:30 PM
San Antonio
Bring machine and all accessories Limit 4 per class
NEW OWNER PRS 100 Only
Tue, Aug 17, 02:00 PM - 05:00 PM
San Antonio
Bring pen and paper for notes
New! VIRTUAL Edge to Edge Quilting Event with Christine Conner of Amelie Scott Designs
Fri, Aug 20, 12:00 AM through through Sat, Aug 21, 12:00 AM
Click Here to Register

Edge-to-Edge Quilting Virtual Class If you’ve ever wanted to learn how to quilt your own quilts using your embroidery machine, or if you have started on the quilting technique from Amelie Scott Designs and want some pointers, this class is for you!
BERNINA Mystery Make - Artistry Edition - 2 Day HYBRID & VIRTUAL
Fri, Aug 27, 10:00 AM through through Sat, Aug 28, 05:00 PM
Click Here to Learn More & Register

Learn five valuable sewing techniques that work together to reveal your mystery project. Plus take home your personal technique book to reference for future projects!

In this two-day event, you will explore creative possibilities as you learn new sewing, quilting, and embroidery techniques. On the first day of the event, attendees will create samples and build a reference book of select techniques. On day two, attendees will use the techniques from day one on a fun mystery project!

When you attend a BERNINA Academy, you will receive the best education using various techniques and accessories, and complete a reference book you can use for years to come
Free Virtual Sew Steady Feathered and Fabulous Class with Kate Quinn
Tue, Aug 31, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Pre-register here


Learn to easily quilt beautiful Feather designs with Westalee Designs promoted educator Kate Quinn. Win Prizes, Get Event Special Pricing, and Learn! Please provide contact information for ease of prize winning distribution during the event! When: August 31st 10am-12pm Central Where: Hosted on a private youtube page. Email will be sent with link to page and virtual event product sale page!
Labor Day Stores and Offices Closed
Mon, Sep 06, 12:00 AM
Visit AllBrands Booth at the Everything Embroidery Market in Biloxi Mississippi - Representing Brother, BERNINA, Juki
Fri, Sep 10, 12:00 AM through through Sat, Sep 11, 12:00 AM
Click Here to be Register The Everything Embroidery Market is the largest event of its kind for the embroidery, applique, and vinyl application industry. The show has quickly become a must-attend event for small businesses, home-based businesses, and crafters in this industry. At the event, you will enhance your skills, knowledge, and techniques through our classes, grow your supplier list and stay on top of trends by shopping our vendors on the show floor. You will find everything from blanks, embroidery, heat press and cutter equipment, fabric, supplies, and much more! Everything Embroidery Market is your source for starting a business, boosting sales, and growing in the ever-changing industry of embroidery and heat vinyl application.
New Kimberbell Home Sweet Haunted Home Embroidery Event - Houston Store
Fri, Sep 10, 10:00 AM through through Sat, Sep 11, 04:00 PM
Houston
Charm Party Tote Class
Fri, Sep 17, 09:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Houston
Learning to sew charms together to make a fun Party Tote for you on this 2 day class! Class is $65.
New Virtual Hybrid Kimberbell Home Sweet Haunted Home Embroidery Event
Fri, Sep 17, 10:00 AM through through Sat, Sep 18, 04:00 PM
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Create 5 spooky projects from the comfort of your own home!

Treat yourself to Home Sweet Haunted Home! At Kimberbell’s two-day machine embroidery event, you’ll make five bewitching projects. Stitch the Dead & Breakfast Tea Towel, Lace Bats, Haunted Home 3D House, Perfectly Quilted Pumpkins, and Flyaway Bats Throw Pillow in 5x7 and 6x10 hoops, then go home with additional sizes to stitch later! From pumpkins and spiderwebs to bats and more, there’s no place like Home Sweet Haunted Home

Great for Beginners, or avid embroiderers.

~ Join us for 2 days of embroidery fun!
~ You will need to use your own 5" x 7" and 6" x 10" or larger Embroidery area machine.
~ You will need to prepare your own thread stabilizer, and applique scissors, and thread.
~ Kits include all of the fabric, and embroidery files, and even a Bonus CD!*
~ This virtual event will be available to rewatch after the event to registered attendees.

*Must spend $100 or more on Kimberbell products during the event to qualify.

Date: September 18-19, 2021 10pm - 4pm CST

Physical Location: 11777 West Ave San Antonio, TX 78216

Time: 10pm - 4pm CST

Link to join will be emailed to you prior to the event.

Kits will begin shipping about one week before the event date

Charm Party Tote Class
Sat, Sep 18, 10:00 AM - 02:00 PM
Houston
Learning to sew charms together to make a fun Party Tote for you on this 2 day class! Class is $65.
BERNINA Creative Quilting - HYBRID & VIRTUAL Event
Sat, Sep 25, 10:00 AM - 02:00 PM
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n this three-and-a-half-hour course, you will learn just how easy it is to quilt your own projects on a BERNINA! Learn the basics of free-motion quilting, ruler work, the BERNINA Stitch Regulator, and BERNINA Gripper Rings. You'll be enchanted by the experience of hand-guided quilting on the BERNINA. This unique program combines the B770 with the Q16 or Q20 for a class that features quilting on both a domestic and a longarm model. Broadcasted Live from the BERNINA Creative Center! Product Focus: BERNINA B770 and Q16 Machines We recommend non-owners to attend in person. Owners can bring their machines to class or select the Virtual Option. Techniques: ★Stippling ★Quilting Loops ★Pebbles ★Rulerwork ★Free-motion Couching Bernina Academy Event Instructor: Emily Dunlap Date: Saturday September 25, 2021 Time:10 a.m. — 2 p.m. CDT Details For In-Store Attendees: ★ We will have staff on hand to assist you ★ B7 Series owners can bring their machines to participating locations or select the virtual option ★ Non-owners must attend in person and a machine will be provided ★ Lunch will be provided for in-store attendees ★ Choose from these locations: ~ 20415 Highland Road Baton Rouge, LA 70817-7348 ~796 East I-10 Service Road, Suite 100, Slidell, LA 70461 ~18203 Egret Bay Blvd Houston, TX 77058 ~11777 West Ave San Antonio, TX 78216 Details For Virtual Attendees: ★ The private link to join will be emailed to you prior to the event ★ Participate live through a virtual Zoom call ★ Kits will begin shipping about one week before the event date if attending virtually ★ Feet and accessories that are loaned must be returned within 10 days with the provided labels or you will be charged for them ★ You should already own a BERNINA 770 Series machine to get the full effect of attending virtually ★ Afterward, the recording will be available for attendees to rewatch privately
Free Virtual Sew Steady Hearts and Feathers Class with Kate Quinn
Tue, Sep 28, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Pre-register here


Learn how to feather the beautiful Westalee heart templates and add additional feather embellishments. Kate also shares some amazing designs for hearts that give you more value for your templates than just a heart shape. Egg and Dart borders, clamshell fills, and mamma and poppa heart family designs will give you a new appreciation for the power of the hearts set. Beyond feathering the hearts, learn to fit feathers into different spaces, and how to create peacock feathers and curved spine feathers! Take your hearts and feathers to be next level and make them awesome! Join this class to learn how.

Tools Used:
Hearts set
Feather set
12” arc
Spacing gauge
Marking tools
International Quilt Festival - Preview Night
Wed, Oct 27, 06:00 PM - 09:00 PM
INTERNATIONAL QUILT FESTIVAL HOUSTON
Thu, Oct 28, 10:00 AM through through Sat, Oct 30, 07:00 PM
INTERNATIONAL QUILT FESTIVAL HOUSTON
Sun, Oct 31, 10:00 AM - 04:00 PM