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Best sewing machine for beginners

best sewing machine to buy for a beginner sewer based on years of experience teaching adults and kids as young a 6.
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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 101Sewing Patterns 101Sewing Machine 101Recreate a T-shirt…
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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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Sewing 4 Fun, moved into Fox.Build in St. Charles

Sewing 4 fun moved from Elgin IL to St. Charles IL. Come see what we have to offer from our new location.
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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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