SEWING CLASSES AT EBM

Join us as we explore and expand your sewing skills! It's a great way to spend some time with friends, sharpen your skills, and then sit back and admire your handiwork with a complimentary cocktail (alcoholic or non!) at the end of the session. Please be sure to purchase your tickets in advance - class space is very limited!

 
 
Thursdays: Beginner Level
Weekends: Intermediate to Advanced
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Cinch Sack - WEDNESDAY NIGHT August 7, 6 - 9 pm

Need a sewing refresher? This will get you back in the drivers seat. A quick easy project that can be adapted to any size bag.

WHEN: 6 - 8 pm, Wed August 7

WHERE: EBM Vintage, 839 Chapel Street, New Haven

SKILL LEVEL: Beginner

WHAT YOU WILL LEARN: We will cover the basics of precision cutting with a rotary cutter, finishing a seam, making a casing and making a gusseted bottom to the bag.

WHAT TO BRING: Feel free to bring your own fabric (1 yard) and basic sewing tools (scissors, rotary cutter, pins, etc). We also have lots of beautiful material to choose from here, which will be available for purchase at a discount. Please bring your machine if it is in good working order, we have a few here that can be rented for an additional $10.00.

EXTRA: We know you may be rushing from work so we will have some light refreshments to give you an energy boost.

COST: $45. Class space is very limited, so be sure to sign up in advance!

MARCH 4, 11 & 18: SEWING COCKTAIL APRONS

Make a vintage pattern from start to finish! Alyssa Breeden, shop manager at Civvies and owner of Home.Sewn Handmade Home Goods, will provide instruction over three days of classes.

We'll be making vintage cocktail aprons from a pattern found in a magazine from 1945.

Skills: basic pattern drafting, gathering, pockets, stitching, understanding yardage and layout, appliqué and printing.

WHEN: March 4, 11 & 18 (3 sessions)

WHERE: EBM Vintage, 839 Chapel Street, New Haven

SKILL LEVEL: Intermediate to advanced

WHAT TO BRING: Feel free to bring your own fabric (you'll need at least two yards - heavy weight is best) and basic sewing tools (scissors, pins, etc). We also have lots of beautiful material to choose from here, which will be available for purchase at a discount.

COST: $75. Class space is very limited, so be sure to sign up in advance!

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