Everything sewing is right at sewing lab!
Bring your project, whether it is a garment, home textile or handsewing project. Or join your capsule wardrobe project. In Oct 2021 we will start our first Capsule Wardrobe: Tunic and Leggings.
I will guide you to get it finished and looking great. Please, check out the lookbook to see the variety of projects that have passed through the doors of sewing lab! If you are brandnew to sewing, sign up for a private class
All classes are taught at
64 Louise Street in San Rafael
Pants. Shirts. Skirts
Garment Construction Special Workshops.
These workshops are great opportunities to sew and fit a garment made from a woven fabrics (with no or little stretch) to your own personal measurements and translate the changes to your pattern for future use. Choose a pattern that is realistic for your skill level, but don’t forget to challenge yourself a bit too! To benefit from class content, you need to have advanced beginner sewing skills.
Sign up for a one-on-one consultation should you like help with a special project, want a to brush up on old skills or acquaint yourself with a new sewing machine......
If you are signing up for Sewing Lab and would like to polish up on sewing machine skills I offer a discounted ..........
Many new independent pattern companies (run by women pattern makers) offer an array of well designed styles. The old timers, Burda, Simplicity Mc Call etc have upped their game and added budget versions: ( NEW LOOK etc) that are well worth worth checking out.
Here's a few great small pattern making companies:
CASHMERETTE (for curvy ladies)
DEER and DOE
MADE BY RAE
MERCHANT and MILLS
SEW HOUSE SEVEN