The Smocked Insert Class will be this Monday night, July 1, 6-8PM. If you would like to take the class you may, you still have time to sign up. However, you MUST have your insert completely smocked by Monday night, including the backsmocking. Below are some examples of inserts I have completed in the past, including one in the process of being put into a garment.
When you come to class, remember to bring your sewing machine, all feet to go with you machine, t-shirt, piping (already made), completed insert, and thread to match color of t-shirt. If you already have a large see-through ruler (quilter's rule), wonder tape, and blue washable marker, bring them. If not, we will have them ready for you to purchase at the shop.
New Children's Corner Pattern!
Parker’s Pants is a versatile pants pattern for both boys and girls. The pants are slim with a slightly tapered leg and have an elastic waist. Separate patterns are enclosed for Pants, Capris, Long Shorts, and Shorts. Instructions and patterns for a cargo pocket are included which can be added to the Pants, Capris, and Long Shorts. Parker is available is sizes 1-4 and 5-8.
The pattern includes wonderful instruction on attaching ruffles and how to adjust a pattern. I am currently using this to make my sweet boy some shorts for school. I will post a finished pair next week. They are a little longer length, I think, and they are slim. I have a skinny little guy so that isn't a problem. The elastic measurement seems to be right on. :)
LOVE this new design from
You will love this for the sweet little girl in your life, especially if you love violets, flowers, or are an ADPi like me!
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Daddy’s Shirt Daygown- Make a daddy or granddaddy proud. In this class you will make a daygown using a man’s dress shirt.
Date: February 9, 2013
Time: 10:00-3:00 Teacher: Cleta Harpe Cost: $45.00 (includes Baby Daygowns Book II by Nancy Coburn) Supplies: Man’s shirt, standard sewing supplies, sewing machine
Heirloom Workshop Resumes-Easter is coming!! This is a creative and fun class in designing and constructing an heirloom garment. (Must have some basic knowledge of heirloom sewing.) Dates: February 13, 20 and 27, 2013 Time: 1:00 P.M.-4:00 P.M. Teacher: Mary Strickland Cost: $15.00 per session
Date: February 11, 18, and 25, 2013 Time: 6:30 P.M.-8:30 P.M. Teacher: Mary Strickland Cost: $45.00 includes kit
Date: February 12, 2013 Time: 10:00 A.M. -11:30 A.M. OR 6:00 P.M.-7:30 P.M. Teacher: Rose Cooper Cost: $25.00 plus supplies Project: Burp Pad
Make and Take Mitered Corner Baby Blanket
Date: February 19, 2013 Time: 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. Teacher: Rose Cooper Cost: $25.00 plus supplies
****All materials need to be purchased
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We are looking forward to her visit,February 22nd and 23rd.
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The Smock Shoppe was created in 1978 out of a love of needlework. It has grown along with the community it shares. We have taught mothers and grandmothers, and are now seeing those children we helped clothe return to learn how to do beautiful clothes for their children.
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