Sewing 101 - Adults

Run by The House of Sew Ages 17+ yrs


Get acquainted with the sewing machine and basic tools of the trade. Learn how to thread a machine, sew in a straight line and a few other stitches. Apply these techniques by making your very own cushion cover.


Make a multi-purpose tote and learn about topstitching, reinforcement stitching, and how to finish raw seams.

Class 3: ZIPS

Step it up a notch and throw a zipper into the mix. Expand your skills by inserting a zip into a lined wash bag and add hand sewing onto your resume.


From hemming to taking in side seams for a better fit, gain valuable skills to help you alter and repair your clothes.**

Included in the price of workshop:

Selection of fabrics for all three projects
Cushion pad for your cushion cover
Sewing guides

Supply List:

Plastic Class 15 Bobbin
250m spool of black & white polyester thread (Preferably Gutterman or Coats)
Dressmaking Pins (Glass, Pearl, or Plastic head)
Hand sewing needles

**Bring a few loved pieces in need of repair from your wardrobe to alter in the last session.

Max. 8 students

Class Length: 4 x 3 hour sessions or weekend session

Prerequisite: none

Cost: $249 +gst

Map to The House of Sew
The House of Sew
#302, 10217-106 st, Edmonton, Alberta, T5H 1JH
Time Price
Tues, 10am - 5pm
Sat,Sun, 10am - 5pm
Thurs, 10am - 5pm
Sat,Sun, 10am - 5pm
Sat,Sun, 10am - 5pm

The House of Sew is an Edmonton based sewing studio that offers group and private lessons for all levels of sewing.

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