Sew your own clothes with Confidence

We take the fear out of sewing clothes

By transforming your sewing and pattern fitting skills. Building the confidence and pride in wearing self created clothing.

Sewing Classes

Learn how to sew, some new techniques or refresh old skills​

Mentoring

If classes aren't for you or you are looking for 1:1 assistance on a project​

Garment & Pattern Fitting

There are just some things a seamstress could use an extra hand with; fitting their own garments or figuring out that correct pattern adjustment

An Intro to Sewing Student


Wants to learn how to sew, but doesn't know where to start...In this class, you will learn:

 

  1. How to properly thread and operate a sewing machine

  2. Sew straight, even seam allowances

  3. Create enclosed seam allowances
  4. Make a drawstring casing

 

A Beginner Sewing Student


Has success with small sewing projects and can follow beginner sewing patterns. However, may struggle with new construction and finishing techniques, and/or achieving the perfect fit with their self made clothing.

A Basic Sewing Student


Has basic sewing skills, yet wants to begin making clothing. They may struggle with  following a pattern, or have become frustrated that projects don't turn out like the pattern. In this class you will learn:

How to read and follow a pattern.

properly layout & cutting of a pattern view

essential construction & pressing skills

garment finishing techniques.

A Life Skills Sewing Student


Has a small stack of clothing on a chair or corner in need of minor repairs such as: a missing button; a hole in a pants or jacket pocket, or hem has that has come undone in a favorite pair of pants or skirt. However, doesn't want to pay someone to do this because they believe they should know how, yet doesn't.

Our Studio is featured in the Minneapolis Star and Tribune. You can read more here.

 

sewing machines, cutting tables, fitting area, bookshelf

OPEN STUDIO

"I had a project to finish ( Well start and finish) It was great to have this place available for me to use a sewing machine and have Renee there for guidance when I needed it. I highly recommend this place."

Tammy Liljedahl

View our Sewing Studio calendar here

What's new in the shop

  • Beginner Sewing Class

    $145.00
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  • Intro to Sergers

    $95.00
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  • Floral Pillowcase & drawstring bag

    Intro to Sewing

    $65.00
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  • Kids Kamp Sewing Classes

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Don't know where to start with a "new-to-you" sewing machine or serger?

Schedule a 1:1 appointment to learn how to thread, run and care for your sewing machine.