best sewing classes in winston-salem, nc
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Bring your works in process and your sewing questions! Work in community and Sharon will be there to help guide you and troubleshoot issues with your projects.

Cost: $ 20.00
Artful Mending and Reuse
- Mar 10, 2024 04:00 pm

Learn the art of mending and enjoy the wide selection of unique fabrics and materials we have in our Reuse Shop! Bring a garment or two from your wardrobe that needs an artful mend or update. You will learn valuable hand sewing skills and creative approaches to patching, mending, and updating that will make your wardrobe new again.

Cost: $ 35.00
Bring your works in process and your sewing questions! Work in community and Sharon will be there to help guide you and troubleshoot issues with your projects.

Cost: $ 20.00
Machine Sewing 101
- Mar 13, 2024 05:30 pm

In this class you'll learn the basics of using your sewing machine. You'll learn how to thread your machine and bobbin, use the different features of your machine, and feel comfortable continuing to sew at home.

Cost: $ 35.00
Wardrobe Fit & Refresh
- Mar 14, 2024 05:30 pm

Discover the potential in customizing your existing clothes through tailoring, mending, and more. Through lively, group discussions, as well as one-on-one fittings, we will identify common problems and tackle solutions head-on, using hand and machine sewing techniques. All levels are welcome.

Cost: $ 40.00
Open Out Box Pouch Class
- Mar 22, 2024 05:30 pm

Come and sew a unique, new style of pouch with a fun twist. This pouch opens out into a useful box shape to keep contents close at hand and easy to reach.

Cost: $ 60.00
Bring your works in process and your sewing questions! Work in community and Sharon will be there to help guide you and troubleshoot issues with your projects.

Cost: $ 20.00
Machine Sewing 101
- Mar 26, 2024 05:30 pm

In this class you'll learn the basics of using your sewing machine. You'll learn how to thread your machine and bobbin, use the different features of your machine, and feel comfortable continuing to sew at home.

Cost: $ 35.00
Embroidery 101 Workshop
- Apr 18, 2024 06:00 pm

Learn the fun and versatile craft of hand embroidery. This class will teach you basic embroidery stitches and includes fabric, embroidery thread, and an embroidery stitch guide. You will need an embroidery starter kit from the shop or the equivalent materials.

Cost: $ 35.00 - $ 47.00
Sew your own Bucket Bag!
- Apr 26, 2024 05:30 pm

Learn how to sew with canvas or waxed canvas and make a beautiful bucket bag from the Merchant and Mills Jack Tar Pattern.

Cost: $ 130.00

Frequently Asked Questions


Payment


Do I need to pay before the class?
Payment is required to reserve a spot in a class and is due in full at time of registration

What if I need to cancel?
If you need to cancel we ask that you let us know at least 48 hours in advance. If you cancel within 48 hours we will hold your class fee to be used for a future class. We cannot issue you a refund with less than 48 hours notice. If you need to cancel or switch a date before 48 hours of the class please email or give us a call and we will be happy to help!

What if Village Fabric cancels the class?
If we need to cancel a class due to weather or unforeseen circumstances, we will reschedule if possible, or refund your class fee in full.


Supplies and Tools


Do you provide sewing machines?
Please see class descriptions to see if you need a sewing machine. We have a number of machines at the shop you can reserve for class if you need or you can bring your own. Please make sure your machine is functional and in good working order before signing up for a class. Give us a call or email if you need to reserve a sewing machine for a class so we can have it ready for you. 

What if I don't have all the required materials?
If the class requires you to bring materials not included in the cost, we are happy to assist you in selecting the best options in our store for what you want to make. During the duration of your class you will receive a 10% discount on all shop items.

What if I get hurt?
Please be aware that in our classes you may use tools such as irons, sewing machines, needles, scissors, and rotary cutters. The use of these tools carry the risk of injury and Village Fabric Shop, its instructors, or employees will not be held liable for any accidents that may arise as a result of you or your child’s participation in our classes. We do have a first aid kit on premise in case of minor burns, scrapes, or cuts.