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Bernina Creative Studio

Time: 9:30-?

Instructor: Sue McCullaugh

Cost: $20. Bring your USB stick and your lunch!

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Project: Twisted Tuck Pillow

Step outside the traditional pintuck and give them a new twist with this quick, creative project for your home. Learn how to complete this simple technique and master the ruffler foot to add new texture to any of your future projects.

Supplies: for finished pillow size 16”x12”

Pattern can be adapted to fit any size pillow form. Main fabric must be twice as large as desired finished size to accommodate the tucks in the fabric. Adjust ruffle fabric and backing fabric yardages to accommodate new finished size.

  • 1⁄2 yard for tucked fabric

  • 1⁄2 yd ruffle fabric

  • 1⁄2 yd backing

  • fabric marking pen

  • rotary cutter & mat

  • quilting ruler

  • pressing cloth

  • starch or starch-alternative pressing spray

  • Foot 1D

  • Edgestitch Foot #10D

  • Quarter inch foot

  • Ruffler #86

  • Basic sewing supplies

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Embroidery: Embroidered Placemat: Design Editing in the Machine

Embroidery customization is endless with the power of your BERNINA machine! Explore the options for editing an existing design, adding your own embellishments, and placing the design perfectly all using only the tools exiting in the machine. Group & Ungroup and Pinpoint Placement will help you create stunning custom placemats for your home.

Supplies:

  • Premade placemat or make your own!

  • Ultra Clean and Tear Plus Stabilizer, large enough to hoop

  • Midi Hoop or shrink the design to fit the Large Oval Hoop

  • Embroidery thread

  • Bobbin Thread

  • Sewing supplies

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Technique: Rolled Hems on the Serger

The single stitch that sets the overlocker apart from a sewing machine is the rolled hem. This beautiful stitch is easy to achieve and lends itself to many decorative applications and threads. This lesson will expand on how to use differential feed to create a stretching effect on fabric which results in a beautiful lettuce edge finish.

Kit furnished



Earlier Event: October 9
Pumpkin Table Topper Class
Later Event: October 11
Sit N Sew