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Our Cancellation Policy:
Regular Classes without a Registration Deadline
  • If you cancel at least 14 days before class, you would receive a full refund, less a $5.00 processing fee and the PayPal fees.
  • Between 7 & 14 days, a 100% credit towards another class to be taken within 6 months.
  • No refunds on cancellations within 7 days of the class except: if the class is full when you cancel and we can fill your space, we would issue 100% credit towards another class to be taken within 6 months.
  • If a class is postponed due to weather conditions or the instructor is ill, you will be notified and the class rescheduled. If we cancel the class for any reason, a full refund is issued.

Our Cancellation Policy for Classes, Workshops and Trips with a Registration Deadline

  • If you cancel before the registration deadline, you will receive a full refund, less a $5.00 processing fee and the PayPal fees.
  • If you cancel after the registration deadline, a student will need to replace you, you will receive a full refund, less a $5.00 processing fee and the PayPal Fees..

Start with the Learn to Sew 1 classes if you have no sewing experience or want to brush up on your sewing and need a few good tips to get you going.  No supplies are needed. $75 for 3 hours.

Saturdays, 9:30-12:30 Click Here




If you have sewing experience but need help consider taking an Open Lab. 
Open Sewing Labs on Mondays w/o machine
Open Sewing Labs on Mondays w/machine
Open Sewing Labs on Wednesdays with machine
Open Sewing Labs on Wednesdays w/o machine


Classes


The Bookstore


Child's Dress Form, on a stand with an arm, size 6

Cost: $ 192.85
The KDK Bag, shipping within the US
- Aug 29, 2021 12:00 pm

The Kenneth D. King Sewing Tool Bag

Cost: $ 92.00
Face Mask Pattern
- Aug 31, 2021 12:00 pm

Face Mask Pattern with 2 sizes and 2 options.

Cost: $ 12.00
Tacoma Poncho Pattern by Ryliss Bod
- Sep 10, 2021 12:00 pm

Tacoma Poncho pattern with collar and front closure.

Cost: $ 14.00
Hems 101
- Oct 01, 2021 12:00 pm

Hem depths for pants, skirts, dresses, jackets, coats, blouses and shirts.

Cost: $ 12.00
Total Pattern Fit and Skirts and Pants; Adjusting, Drafting, Coding and Fitting Sewing Patterns. Get both books and save money.

Cost: $ 47.00
The Minott method takes into account figure differences; skirts and pants are drafted to fit one's hip shape and posture type, not just waist and hip measurements.

Cost: $ 31.95
This is an easy method of adjusting commercial patterns.

Cost: $ 31.95
The Minot Method is an easy method of adjusting commercial patterns to fit.

Cost: $ 47.00
Both Minott Method Books: Total Pattern Fit and Skirts and Pants on a Flash Drive or Digital Version International orders .

Cost: $ 67.00
Bodice Wrinkle Charts are taken from the Total Pattern Fit by Jan Minott.

Cost: $ 15.00
These Wrinkle Charts are taken from the Total Pattern Fit by Jan Minott. The wrinkle charts also include the alterations to correct the wrinkles found in a poor fit.

Cost: $ 20.00
Kenneth outlines his techniques for sewing first, leather, and then fur.

Cost: $ 29.27
Genuine Bernina Lap Seam Old Style Foot #174, 4mm wide, for sale.

Cost: $ 19.00
This CD Book offers a visual approach to fitting. A moulage/sloper/basic pattern that has been fitted or drafted to your personal measurements is duplicated in clear plastic with the necessary reference points

Cost: $ 27.95
Jan Minott's handout for adjusting pants and skirt patterns for your posture type.

Cost: $ 32.00
Wrinkle Chart from the Total Pattern Fit by Jan Minott.

Cost: $ 40.00
De-Mystifying Fit offers a visual approach to fitting with your Moulage or Sloper Basic Pattern.

Cost: $ 27.95
The KDK Bag, shipping Internationally
- Dec 31, 2021 12:00 pm

The Kenneth D. King Sewing Tool Bag

Cost: $ 110.00
CD Book offers a visual approach to fitting. A moulage/sloper/basic pattern that has been fitted or drafted to your personal measurements is duplicated in clear plastic with the necessary reference points

Cost: $ 39.95
This is a handout given to student's attending Jan Minott's Skirt and Pant Alteration Classes that is emailed to you.

Cost: $ 12.00
Digital version of the Beginning Sewing Class notes with measurement charts, sizing charts, ease charts and basic sewing information.

Cost: $ 27.00
An easy method developed by Jan Minott to alter commercial patterns for a custom fit.

Cost: $ 47.00
Jan Minott's handout for adjusting pants and skirt patterns for your posture type.

Cost: $ 15.00
Directions and Charts for Sewing and Purchasing Clothing

Cost: $ 15.00

Private Lessons available for hectic schedules


Torri is learning how to use her new sewing machine by making a sleeveless blouse. She completed 2 pairs of pants, one lined, before heading off to college on the east coast on a volleyball scholarship.  Pants are generally too short for her and now she has a pattern to fit and can continue to make variety of styles.
Kristina 1st dress was Vogue 8900
Her goal: study Fashion Design in New York





Mattie finished her top and wore it home in her Learning to Sew class.  Her goal is to be a fashion designer.












Draping


Make Your own DRESS FORM


Email Ryliss@comcast.net if interested in this class.












Dress Forms 2015












Inspiration from the runways


 

Koos van den Akker Vogue 1277

Calendar


Open Sewing Lab Mondays w/sewing machine 9:30-3:30 pm

Open labs are set up for people to sew on any project they wish at their own pace with the help of an instructor.

Open Sewing Lab Mondays 9:30-3:30 pm

The lab is for people who wish to sew on their own with a teacher available for help if needed.

Open Sewing Lab Mondays 10-2 pm

Open labs are set up for people to quilt or sew on any project they wish at their own pace with the help of an instructor.

Jun 14
Open Sewing Lab Mondays with machine 10-2
Jun 14
Open Sewing Lab Mondays w/machine 12:30-3:30 pm
Jun 15
4 hour Private Lesson with Ryliss Bod on Tuesdays

Gift Cards


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Maison Margiela


Magpie trend fall 2015

Fendi


Frayed Tweed

New Pattern Vogue 9166





New Pattern Vogue 1484


Boss


Basic Knit Block Workshop with Lynda Maynard





New Patterns


New Patterns


New Pattern Vogue 9167


 

Our Cancellation Policy:
  • If you cancel at least 14 days before class, you would receive a full refund, less a $5.00 processing fee.
  • Between 7 & 14 days, a 100% credit towards another class to be taken within 6 months.
  • No refunds on cancellations within 7 days of the class except: if the class is full when you cancel and we can fill your space, we would issue 100% credit towards another class to be taken within 6 months.
  • If a class is postponed due to weather conditions or the instructor is ill, you will be notified and the class rescheduled. If we cancel the class for any reason, a full refund is issued.

Our Cancellation Policy for Classes with a Registration Deadline: Workshops or events with instructors brought in from another state or country.

  • If you cancel before the registration deadline, you will receive a full refund, less a $5.00 processing fee.
  • If you cancel after the registration deadline, a student will need to replace you, less a $5.00 processing fee.

Our Cancellation Policy for Trips with a Registration Deadline
  • If you cancel before the registration deadline or date the trip fills and arrangements are booked, you will receive a full refund, less a $5.00 processing fee. You will be notified prior to the early booking.
  • If you cancel after the registration deadline, you will need cancellation insurance, at an additional cost.

Welt Pocket Opening Instructional Video


 
Watch a Video on construction a Welt Pocket Opening by Threads.