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THAT Easy Pillowcase Class
- Apr 19, 2021 11:00 am

You will learn how to make a pillowcase with the burrito roll technique and make French seam finishing edges.

Cost: $ 25.00
In Control
- Apr 24, 2021 09:30 am

Control the clutter with this sturdy caddy. Its small footprint makes it perfect for using next to the sewing machine or on a desk. Five outer slip pockets provide easy access to tools and supplies, and a zippered pocket on one end keeps personal items safe and secure. Expanding dividers on the inside organize a multitude of supplies or collapse flat against the interior of the caddy affording a wide-open interior. Comfy padded fabric handles make carrying easy and attach with rectangle rings allowing them to fall flat along the front or back. The caddy measures 6.5"H x 10.5"W x 6"D.

Cost: $ 40.00
Basic Sewing Machine Maintenance Class
- May 10, 2021 09:00 am

Save money! Learn how to keep your machine in tip-top shape with minor adjustments. Learn how to adjust tensions, adjust stitch lengths, the proper way of cleaning, when & how to change the needle. You'll have less trips to the repair shop for professional maintenance.

Cost: $ 30.00
Bowl Me Over
- May 15, 2021 09:30 am

Pockets, Pockets, Pockets! This fun-to-make bag features a classic bowler silhouette with easy-to-grab handles and an adjustable, detachable carrying strap. The main compartment opens side for easy access to the bag's contents. Keep everything organized with a three elasticized slip pockets and a full- height zippered mesh pocket on the inside. The exterior features a full- height zippered pocket made of quilted fabric on the back and a quilted pocket on front that closes with a magnetic snap flap. 10.5in H x 10in to 13in W x 2.5in to 5in D.

Cost: $ 40.00
Sallie Tomato Holly Bag Class
- Jun 26, 2021 09:30 am

The Holly Bag is designed for beginner bag makers and sewists! It's easy construction and chic look makes it a fun project for experienced sewists too! This bag is a classic style hobo bag, meant to be loved and used everyday. Use a fabric that doesn't fray for the contrast such as cork, vinyl, kraft-tex, or leather. Finished size of this bag is 10? wide, 11? high, and 4-1/2? deep. Use her hardware available at Friendly Stitches for a professional-looking bag!

Cost: $ 40.00
Quilt As You Go Tree Skirt
- Jul 19, 2021 10:30 am

Holiday tree skirt pattern printed on batting for easy sew-by-number construction. Template for tracing then cutting fabric wedges is included in packaging. Makes one tree skirt. Finished skirt is 40" in diameter.

Cost: $ 30.00

Friendly Stitches’
Class Etiquette Rules:

Only one rule: please be considerate and respectful of others (teachers, fellow students, facility). In other words, fees are due at time of registration, cancellation and refunds only available 10 days prior to class, no children or guests or cell phones and your machine must be in good working order. That way we can all learn something and have fun doing it!



  • 630.541.8388
  • 2135 W. 63rd Street
  • Downers Grove, IL 60516