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Portsmouth Fabric Co

112 Penhallow St
Portsmouth, NH 03801 United States
6034366343

February 2019

BEGINNING SEWING AND BEYOND (5 class sessions for $75)

February 19 @ 5:30 am - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 5:30am on Tuesday, repeating until March 26, 2019

Portsmouth Fabric Co, 112 Penhallow St
Portsmouth, NH 03801 United States
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$75.00

Need help finishing your project or want to start a new one? This hands-on class covers sewing basics including pattern and fabric selection, pattern layout and pinning, cutting, fitting, interfacing, construction techniques, seam finishes and more. Bernina sewing machines available for class. Sign up for any 5 sessions!

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OPEN QUILT STUDIO

February 20 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Wednesday, repeating until February 27, 2019

Portsmouth Fabric Co, 112 Penhallow St
Portsmouth, NH 03801 United States
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Free

Open Quilt Studio is for experienced quilters to learn new techniques and share new projects while enjoying the camaraderie of other quilters. If you are interested, please email pfc@portsmouthfabric.com for more details.

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BEGINNING SEWING AND BEYOND (5 class sessions for $75)

February 21 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Thursday, repeating until March 28, 2019

Portsmouth Fabric Co, 112 Penhallow St
Portsmouth, NH 03801 United States
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$75.00

Need help finishing your project or want to start a new one? This hands-on class covers sewing basics including pattern and fabric selection, pattern layout and pinning, cutting, fitting, interfacing, construction techniques, seam finishes and more. Bernina sewing machines available for class. Sign up for any 5 sessions!

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OPEN SEW STUDIO

February 22 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Friday, repeating until March 29, 2019

Portsmouth Fabric Co, 112 Penhallow St
Portsmouth, NH 03801 United States
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Free

Open Sew Studio is for experienced sewers that want to sew projects while enjoying the camaraderie of other sewers. Our upstairs classroom offers large sewing tables, irons and ironing boards, design wall, and cutting mats. Bernina sewing machines are avaiable to rent for $5. Schedule a sewing date with friends or come on your own. There is no charge to use the classroom and there is no instructor for Open Sew Studio. Friendly and knowlegdable employees are always willing to offer…

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TUFFETS PART 2

February 23 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Portsmouth Fabric Co, 112 Penhallow St
Portsmouth, NH 03801 United States
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TUFFETS are fun! Perhaps you’ve been admiring the adorable, colorful little Tuffets (ottomans/poufs/upholstered foot stools) on Pinterest or Etsy? Of course, our favorites are in Kaffe Fassett fabrics!  In the first class students will learn how to sew the cover. In the second class students will be building the 18” tuffet! The pattern, Pieced 18″ Tuffet (printed tuffet pattern on fusible interfacing with instructions),  printed tuffet pattern on fusible interfacing, with no instructions (sold separately for your next tuffet) and fabric are available at the shop;…

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BEGINNING SEWING AND BEYOND (5 class sessions for $75)

February 26 @ 5:30 am - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 5:30am on Tuesday, repeating until March 26, 2019

Portsmouth Fabric Co, 112 Penhallow St
Portsmouth, NH 03801 United States
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$75.00

Need help finishing your project or want to start a new one? This hands-on class covers sewing basics including pattern and fabric selection, pattern layout and pinning, cutting, fitting, interfacing, construction techniques, seam finishes and more. Bernina sewing machines available for class. Sign up for any 5 sessions!

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OPEN QUILT STUDIO

February 27 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Wednesday, repeating until February 27, 2019

Portsmouth Fabric Co, 112 Penhallow St
Portsmouth, NH 03801 United States
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Free

Open Quilt Studio is for experienced quilters to learn new techniques and share new projects while enjoying the camaraderie of other quilters. If you are interested, please email pfc@portsmouthfabric.com for more details.

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BEGINNING SEWING AND BEYOND (5 class sessions for $75)

February 28 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Thursday, repeating until March 28, 2019

Portsmouth Fabric Co, 112 Penhallow St
Portsmouth, NH 03801 United States
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$75.00

Need help finishing your project or want to start a new one? This hands-on class covers sewing basics including pattern and fabric selection, pattern layout and pinning, cutting, fitting, interfacing, construction techniques, seam finishes and more. Bernina sewing machines available for class. Sign up for any 5 sessions!

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March 2019

OPEN SEW STUDIO

March 1 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Friday, repeating until March 29, 2019

Portsmouth Fabric Co, 112 Penhallow St
Portsmouth, NH 03801 United States
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Free

Open Sew Studio is for experienced sewers that want to sew projects while enjoying the camaraderie of other sewers. Our upstairs classroom offers large sewing tables, irons and ironing boards, design wall, and cutting mats. Bernina sewing machines are avaiable to rent for $5. Schedule a sewing date with friends or come on your own. There is no charge to use the classroom and there is no instructor for Open Sew Studio. Friendly and knowlegdable employees are always willing to offer…

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FABRIC COLLAGE FULL

March 2 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Portsmouth Fabric Co, 112 Penhallow St
Portsmouth, NH 03801 United States
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$40.00 Sold out

Learn how to make a fusible fabric collage quilt or wall hanging using one of Laura Heine’s popular collage patterns. Choose your design and get started on this fun and easy technique – no sewing necessary until time to quilt. Techniques taught include – how to transfer a design onto foundation fabric, fuse webbing, fussy cut motifs and create a colorful design using a simple, black line drawing. In addition, color choices and placement of fabrics to create depth and movement…

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BERNINA Q24 LONGARM BASICS PART #1

March 3 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Portsmouth Fabric Co, 112 Penhallow St
Portsmouth, NH 03801 United States
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$120 3 tickets left

The BERNINA Q 24 Longarm Machine Rental Program! Come learn how to quilt your own quilts on the BERNINA Q 24 Longarm machine, with 24″ throat plate and stitch speed of 2200 stitches per minute! We offer training classes on the BERNINA Q 24 Longarm machine for those who want to rent the machine. The required BERNINA Q 24 Longarm Machine Basics class includes 2 sessions (2 hours each) where you will learn the necessary information to operate the machine,…

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BERNINA Q-MATIC BASICS

March 3 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Portsmouth Fabric Co, 112 Penhallow St
Portsmouth, NH 03801 United States
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$35 3 tickets left

Q-matic is BERNINA’S state-of-the-art system for automated quilting. Whether stitching out simple edge-to-edge designs or intricate custom patterns, Q-matic will make it easy to create an original masterpiece. In this class students will learn the basics to operate Q-matic which will open up a whole new world of creative quilting! BERNINA Q 24 LONGARM BASICS is a prerequisite for taking this class. Use of the Q-matic while renting the BERNINA Q 24 Longarm machine adds $5.00/hour to the rental of $20.00/hour.

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BEGINNING SEWING AND BEYOND (5 class sessions for $75)

March 5 @ 5:30 am - 8:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 5:30am on Tuesday, repeating until March 26, 2019

Portsmouth Fabric Co, 112 Penhallow St
Portsmouth, NH 03801 United States
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$75.00

Need help finishing your project or want to start a new one? This hands-on class covers sewing basics including pattern and fabric selection, pattern layout and pinning, cutting, fitting, interfacing, construction techniques, seam finishes and more. Bernina sewing machines available for class. Sign up for any 5 sessions!

Find out more »

BEGINNING SEWING AND BEYOND (5 class sessions for $75)

March 7 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Thursday, repeating until March 28, 2019

Portsmouth Fabric Co, 112 Penhallow St
Portsmouth, NH 03801 United States
+ Google Map
$75.00

Need help finishing your project or want to start a new one? This hands-on class covers sewing basics including pattern and fabric selection, pattern layout and pinning, cutting, fitting, interfacing, construction techniques, seam finishes and more. Bernina sewing machines available for class. Sign up for any 5 sessions!

Find out more »

OPEN SEW STUDIO

March 8 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Friday, repeating until March 29, 2019

Portsmouth Fabric Co, 112 Penhallow St
Portsmouth, NH 03801 United States
+ Google Map
Free

Open Sew Studio is for experienced sewers that want to sew projects while enjoying the camaraderie of other sewers. Our upstairs classroom offers large sewing tables, irons and ironing boards, design wall, and cutting mats. Bernina sewing machines are avaiable to rent for $5. Schedule a sewing date with friends or come on your own. There is no charge to use the classroom and there is no instructor for Open Sew Studio. Friendly and knowlegdable employees are always willing to offer…

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BERNINA Q24 LONGARM BASICS PART #2

March 10 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Portsmouth Fabric Co, 112 Penhallow St
Portsmouth, NH 03801 United States
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The BERNINA Q 24 Longarm Machine Rental Program! Come learn how to quilt your own quilts on the BERNINA Q 24 Longarm machine, with 24″ throat plate and stitch speed of 2200 stitches per minute! We offer training classes on the BERNINA Q 24 Longarm machine for those who want to rent the machine. The required BERNINA Q 24 Longarm Machine Basics class includes 2 sessions (2 hours each) where you will learn the necessary information to operate the machine,…

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BEGINNING SEWING AND BEYOND (5 class sessions for $75)

March 12 @ 5:30 am - 8:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 5:30am on Tuesday, repeating until March 26, 2019

Portsmouth Fabric Co, 112 Penhallow St
Portsmouth, NH 03801 United States
+ Google Map
$75.00

Need help finishing your project or want to start a new one? This hands-on class covers sewing basics including pattern and fabric selection, pattern layout and pinning, cutting, fitting, interfacing, construction techniques, seam finishes and more. Bernina sewing machines available for class. Sign up for any 5 sessions!

Find out more »

BEGINNING SEWING AND BEYOND (5 class sessions for $75)

March 14 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Thursday, repeating until March 28, 2019

Portsmouth Fabric Co, 112 Penhallow St
Portsmouth, NH 03801 United States
+ Google Map
$75.00

Need help finishing your project or want to start a new one? This hands-on class covers sewing basics including pattern and fabric selection, pattern layout and pinning, cutting, fitting, interfacing, construction techniques, seam finishes and more. Bernina sewing machines available for class. Sign up for any 5 sessions!

Find out more »

OPEN SEW STUDIO

March 15 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Friday, repeating until March 29, 2019

Portsmouth Fabric Co, 112 Penhallow St
Portsmouth, NH 03801 United States
+ Google Map
Free

Open Sew Studio is for experienced sewers that want to sew projects while enjoying the camaraderie of other sewers. Our upstairs classroom offers large sewing tables, irons and ironing boards, design wall, and cutting mats. Bernina sewing machines are avaiable to rent for $5. Schedule a sewing date with friends or come on your own. There is no charge to use the classroom and there is no instructor for Open Sew Studio. Friendly and knowlegdable employees are always willing to offer…

Find out more »

BEGINNING SEWING AND BEYOND (5 class sessions for $75)

March 19 @ 5:30 am - 8:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 5:30am on Tuesday, repeating until March 26, 2019

Portsmouth Fabric Co, 112 Penhallow St
Portsmouth, NH 03801 United States
+ Google Map
$75.00

Need help finishing your project or want to start a new one? This hands-on class covers sewing basics including pattern and fabric selection, pattern layout and pinning, cutting, fitting, interfacing, construction techniques, seam finishes and more. Bernina sewing machines available for class. Sign up for any 5 sessions!

Find out more »

FABRIC COLLAGE

March 19 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Portsmouth Fabric Co, 112 Penhallow St
Portsmouth, NH 03801 United States
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$40 8 tickets left

Learn how to make a fusible fabric collage quilt or wall hanging using one of Laura Heine’s popular collage patterns. Choose your design and get started on this fun and easy technique – no sewing necessary until time to quilt. Techniques taught include – how to transfer a design onto foundation fabric, fuse webbing, fussy cut motifs and create a colorful design using a simple, black line drawing. In addition, color choices and placement of fabrics to create depth and movement…

Find out more »

BEGINNING SEWING AND BEYOND (5 class sessions for $75)

March 21 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Thursday, repeating until March 28, 2019

Portsmouth Fabric Co, 112 Penhallow St
Portsmouth, NH 03801 United States
+ Google Map
$75.00

Need help finishing your project or want to start a new one? This hands-on class covers sewing basics including pattern and fabric selection, pattern layout and pinning, cutting, fitting, interfacing, construction techniques, seam finishes and more. Bernina sewing machines available for class. Sign up for any 5 sessions!

Find out more »

OPEN SEW STUDIO

March 22 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Friday, repeating until March 29, 2019

Portsmouth Fabric Co, 112 Penhallow St
Portsmouth, NH 03801 United States
+ Google Map
Free

Open Sew Studio is for experienced sewers that want to sew projects while enjoying the camaraderie of other sewers. Our upstairs classroom offers large sewing tables, irons and ironing boards, design wall, and cutting mats. Bernina sewing machines are avaiable to rent for $5. Schedule a sewing date with friends or come on your own. There is no charge to use the classroom and there is no instructor for Open Sew Studio. Friendly and knowlegdable employees are always willing to offer…

Find out more »

BEGINNING SEWING AND BEYOND (5 class sessions for $75)

March 26 @ 5:30 am - 8:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 5:30am on Tuesday, repeating until March 26, 2019

Portsmouth Fabric Co, 112 Penhallow St
Portsmouth, NH 03801 United States
+ Google Map
$75.00

Need help finishing your project or want to start a new one? This hands-on class covers sewing basics including pattern and fabric selection, pattern layout and pinning, cutting, fitting, interfacing, construction techniques, seam finishes and more. Bernina sewing machines available for class. Sign up for any 5 sessions!

Find out more »

BEGINNING SEWING AND BEYOND (5 class sessions for $75)

March 28 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Thursday, repeating until March 28, 2019

Portsmouth Fabric Co, 112 Penhallow St
Portsmouth, NH 03801 United States
+ Google Map
$75.00

Need help finishing your project or want to start a new one? This hands-on class covers sewing basics including pattern and fabric selection, pattern layout and pinning, cutting, fitting, interfacing, construction techniques, seam finishes and more. Bernina sewing machines available for class. Sign up for any 5 sessions!

Find out more »

OPEN SEW STUDIO

March 29 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Friday, repeating until March 29, 2019

Portsmouth Fabric Co, 112 Penhallow St
Portsmouth, NH 03801 United States
+ Google Map
Free

Open Sew Studio is for experienced sewers that want to sew projects while enjoying the camaraderie of other sewers. Our upstairs classroom offers large sewing tables, irons and ironing boards, design wall, and cutting mats. Bernina sewing machines are avaiable to rent for $5. Schedule a sewing date with friends or come on your own. There is no charge to use the classroom and there is no instructor for Open Sew Studio. Friendly and knowlegdable employees are always willing to offer…

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NOODLEHEAD EXPLORER TOTE

March 30 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Portsmouth Fabric Co, 112 Penhallow St
Portsmouth, NH 03801 United States
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$40 8 tickets left

Learn tips and tricks to make this awesome Noodlehead bag. Enjoy filling up the large size tote for an overnight getaway! Or make the small tote size for everyday use. Please purchase Noodlehead Explorer Tote pattern for class. Try using the new cork material for the bottom of the bag! In this class students will make the smaller tote. Special features: front pocket, divided back pocket,and large divided interior slip pocket open top or recessed zipper closure options, flap with closure provides extra security for both…

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April 2019

WIKSTEN HAORI (JAPANESE INSPIRED JACKET)

April 13 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Portsmouth Fabric Co, 112 Penhallow St
Portsmouth, NH 03801 United States
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$50.00 8 tickets left

if you have basic sewing skills with a few simple projects under your belt, but want to build your confidence and start making garments, this is the class for you! Have fun making this Wiksten Haori Sewing Pattern (formerly Kimono Jacket) for a Japanese-inspired jacket. With large pockets and a fold-over collar, this oversized jacket is functional, comfortable, and stylish.  Fully lined and reversible (but with pocket on only one side), it looks more complicated to make than it actually is. The…

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May 2019

JELLY ROLL RUG

May 4 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Portsmouth Fabric Co, 112 Penhallow St
Portsmouth, NH 03801 United States
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$50.00 8 tickets left

Have you seen the latest rage – Jelly Roll Rugs! Come learn how to make this out of one design roll (same as jelly roll) – 42 strips, 2.5″ x 42″ and batting strips. Save time by buying the batting already cut into strips, Katahdin On-A-Roll 100% Natural Organic Cotton. You choose which colors/prints go next to each other to make it uniquely your design. Students will almost complete their rug in class. Kaffe Fassett Design Rollswith bold prints and bright colors…

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FABRIC COLLAGE

May 18 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Portsmouth Fabric Co, 112 Penhallow St
Portsmouth, NH 03801 United States
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$40.00 6 tickets left

Learn how to make a fusible fabric collage quilt or wall hanging using one of Laura Heine’s popular collage patterns. Choose your design and get started on this fun and easy technique – no sewing necessary until time to quilt. Techniques taught include – how to transfer a design onto foundation fabric, fuse webbing, fussy cut motifs and create a colorful design using a simple, black line drawing. In addition, color choices and placement of fabrics to create depth and movement…

Find out more »

June 2019

DESIGN YOUR OWN “ONE BLOCK WONDER” QUILT WITH HEXAGONS

June 1 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Portsmouth Fabric Co, 112 Penhallow St
Portsmouth, NH 03801 United States
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$40.00 8 tickets left

In this class students will learn how to choose, cut, and arrange fabrics to make a spectacular “One Block Wonder” quilt. Fabric selection is the first concept to be covered. We’ll shop to find colors and designs that are perfect for this type of quilt (Kaffe Fassett Collective fabrics are wonderful for this!)  Next step will be to line up and cut fabrics to make the block. Lastly, we will use a design wall to audition blocks and their placement into…

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TUFFETS PART 1

June 15 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Portsmouth Fabric Co, 112 Penhallow St
Portsmouth, NH 03801 United States
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$75.00 8 tickets left

TUFFETS are fun! Perhaps you’ve been admiring the adorable, colorful little Tuffets (ottomans/poufs/upholstered foot stools) on Pinterest or Etsy? Of course, our favorites are in Kaffe Fassett fabrics!  In the first class students will learn how to sew the cover. In the second class students will be building the 18” tuffet! The pattern, Pieced 18″ Tuffet (printed tuffet pattern on fusible interfacing with instructions),  printed tuffet pattern on fusible interfacing, with no instructions (sold separately for your next tuffet) and fabric are available at the shop;…

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TUFFETS PART 2

June 22 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Portsmouth Fabric Co, 112 Penhallow St
Portsmouth, NH 03801 United States
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TUFFETS are fun! Perhaps you’ve been admiring the adorable, colorful little Tuffets (ottomans/poufs/upholstered foot stools) on Pinterest or Etsy? Of course, our favorites are in Kaffe Fassett fabrics!  In the first class students will learn how to sew the cover. In the second class students will be building the 18” tuffet! The pattern, Pieced 18″ Tuffet (printed tuffet pattern on fusible interfacing with instructions),  printed tuffet pattern on fusible interfacing, with no instructions (sold separately for your next tuffet) and fabric are available at the shop;…

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*** Class Policy: Full payment is due at time of registration. 1/2 refund if cancellation is one week before the start of class. No refund if cancellation is within one week of class. Full refund if class is canceled due to weather, low enrollment, or teacher illness.