Posts by Chris Dahl

Adult Sewing Workshops

New Adult sewing workshops starting fall of 2019 at Sewing 4 Fun. Offering short 1-day (2 hours) and multiple day (2-3 weeks) to help customers develop and improve their sewing skills. Sew what adult workshops do you have? What can I do in the “Textile Room” at Fox.Build? Serger 101 Sewing Patterns 101 Sewing Machine…

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Pattern Drafting: for the perfect fit

Pattern drafting from body measurements is the best way to achieve a perfect fit. It eliminates the need to alter your commercial patterns. Pattern drafting simply put means taking your body measurements and drawing a 2D shape that will eventually become a 3D form which fits your body. If you start with 2D pattern (purchased…

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Sewing Classes in St. Charles IL

Do you want to learn to sew? Have you been searching for sewing classes in your area? Well look no further, Chris Dahl of Sewing 4 Fun is available to help anyone who lives near St. Charles Illinois. Sewing isn’t something new, nor innovative. In fact it’s been around for centuries. Just look around your…

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It’s almost moving day

Sewing 4 fun, Inc. is closing the studio located at 1004 S. McLean Blvd. Elgin IL, and moving into a shared space located at 11 E. Main Street in St. Charles IL. Our new location will not be a storefront, or a private building like it is today in our Elgin location. Instead we have…

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Sewing Quilting Cosplay and Textile Kick off party!

Join us for our sewing, quilting, cosplay and textiles kick off party! Chris Dahl of Sewing 4 Fun Inc. recently moved her business from Elgin to St. Charles IL, inside of Fox.Build in hopes of growing her customer base and reaching a new demographic. Fox.Build who calls themselves a makerspace, hackerspace and coworking space, but…

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We have a new look to our website

I really like the clean look of my new website now. It’s all thanks to GoDaddy and their awesome team of experts who put together this beautiful site for me. I am so grateful for their help. My hope is that you will also find it pleasing to look at and navigate your way to…

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