2019 CALENDAR

NOTE: Meetings are at All Brands with the exception of Jan, Feb, & March, which are being held at Chadwicks

February: Demonstration of seam finishes – Serged seams – Karen Thomas; French seams – Delores; flat felled – Joyce; Hong Kong – Susan; slot seam – Alice

March: Fitting Clinic/ Workshop:Bring a Palmer/Pletsch pattern* for you to tissue fit or make a sloper to be fitted; Bring fitting resources (books, videos)

April: Pattern and fabric swap (fabric would be labeled with width/length and best guess of fabric content)

May: sewing active wear with the serger with Joyce Barry

June: Serger Technique Demos:
1) rolled hem and lettuce edge
2) ruffles and gathers
3) flat lock
4) coverstitch in the round and use of Downturn Feller with Joyce Barry

July: chinese knots & monk rope with Karen Theisen and Delores

August: no meeting

September: How to make a Florida skirt with serger by Judie

October: Zipper insertion – invisible, lapped, centered, exposed, decorative

November: Sewing room organization tips

December: Challenge** reveal & CHRISTMAS PARTY

* link to Palmer/Pletsch patterns

**Challenge:  make a garment or fashion accessory from the April fabric/pattern/trim swap