Wednesday, December 31, 2014

Happy Sewing in the New Year!


Suzan Steinberg, Owner
Happy New Year from your friends at Stonemountain!
We want to thank you, our fellow fabric-aholics, for being a continued source of inspiration for all of us. This has been an incredible year of growth and metamorphosis for our little store and we couldn't have done it without you, our BIG community. Everyday, we are reminded of not only why we do what we love, but also how we can do what we love better going forward. As this year draws to a close, we're reflecting on our accomplishments, both big and small.

What are you proud of this year? What are your sewing goals for 2015 and how can we help make those dreams a reality?

Creatively yours,
Suzan

January 8, 15, 22, 29, February 5
101A: Beginning & Beyond with Barbara Beccio
Thursday from 6:30-9:30 PM
Our most popular class! Come learn to sew or improve your skills in these hands-on classes. This class is open to first time sewists AND continuing students of ALL skill levels who want to work at their own pace while building their sewing skills.
January 9
250C: Sew Lab with Terry McClintock
Friday from 10AM-1PM
Sewing Labs are a great opportunity to finish projects, give yourself a little 'me' time and expand your confidence and skill level. Come use our classroom as your sewing studio away from home!
January 10
290M: Sewing A Knit Garment with Terry McClintock
Saturday from 10AM to 2PM
Learn the tools and tricks of working with knit fabrics! Choose one of our recommended patterns and make a great tee, camisole or skirt as you learn to work with these versatile fabrics.
Jan 13, 20, 27
102K: Mini Beginning & Beyond with Barbara Beccio
Tuesdays from 1:30-4:30 PM
This is a mini 9 hour version of our 15 hour 101 series. Learn to read a pattern, select fabric, and other basic sewing and finishing techniques that build the foundation skills needed to create basic wardrobe garments.
January 14
Wednesday from 10AM-3PM
Experience how serging can take projects to the next level in our machine-equipped classroom. Gain knowledge in a wide range of topics including threading, tension adjustment and problem solving.
January 14, 21, 28
775A: Make a Memory Quilt with Fern Royce
Wednesdays from 6-9 PM
Turn your t-shirts into a picnic blanket, memory or dorm room quilt. Bring all of your pre-washed t-shirts to the first class. We will discuss layouts and settings for each student's quilt. There will be samples of quilts and t-shirt quilt books as well as photos for ideas and inspiration.
January 29
422B: Recycled Sweaters with Barbara Beccio
Thursday from 2-5 PM
Make new, fashionable garments and accessories by recycling your tired and old sweaters! In this fun class, students works with sweaters they bring to cut up and re-sew to create a whole new look.
Looking back over the year, I have to say it has been incredible! Of course, there were many challenges, but overall the last twelve months were based on creativity, connection and joy! Owning a fabric store can be the best job ever. After 33 years in my family business, I feel blessed for the work that I do and more in tune with our mission to support the creative community around us. My own personal path has underlined the importance of kindness and the strength of feminine values in all aspects of my life, especially here at our store. I strive to make your experience at Stonemountain & Daughter an inspiration! Read more at FabricLady3.Blogspot.com
 

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