So you don't own an embroidery machine but want to make a cute door/wall hanging. Join us for a machine applique Valentine's themed decoration measuring 16" x 50".
People signing up to sew all the monthly projects will also learn to quilt using various quilting techniques such as edge-to-edge, free motion quilting, and even have a chance to use one of our long-arm machines. What's stopping you from learning a new skill? Sign up today.
Sewing Machine (power cord, foot control, slide on table, thread stand)
Jumbo Hoop or Maxi Hoop
¾ yard backing fabric
Bring your fabric kits you already purchased for this class
Bring your pattern you already purchased for this class
Edge to Edge Quilting Expansion Pack #1 OR USB loaded with heart design
#20 (D) Foot or foot you like to sew a blanket stitch with
#97 (D) or ¼” seam foot
1 yard Steam-a-Seam
DRITZ ¼” Wash-Away Wonder Tape (use on the Ric-Rac to hold it down. We don’t sell this at the shop)
1 yard Shape Flex (If you want to back your main fabric piece)
505 Spray Adhesive
Thread Director – Order this on-line prior to class, if you want an easier time sewing metallic threads
Batting (20” x 54”)
Basic Sewing Notions (such as, but not limited to: )
Applique’ Scissors, Frixion Pen, Point Turner, Embroidery Needles (80/12), Spray Starch (such as Best Press), Tweezers, Sewing Needle, Seam Ripper, Pen for taking notes, Rotary Cutter, Tools for your specific machine, Wonder Clips, Teflon Pressing Sheet (prevents sticky gunk from getting on iron or ironing board), Paper Tape (Kimberbell and OESD make this product – some people use painter’s tape but I don’t think it works as well), Top Stitch Needles (80/12) – (use this when sewing with metallic thread), Regular scissors for cutting out your pieces that will be appliqued, Paper Scissors
OPTIONAL ITEMS: - these will be VERY HELPFUL
Small Table Iron and Pressing Pad
¼” wide Valentine themed ribbon – I used this on my personal wall hanger and like it better than the ric-rac
Isacord or Mettler Polysheen Thread
1911 Foliage Red
Black or Variegated Black
Feel free to substitute whatever colors you would like to use. I like using variegated and metallic threads where I can.
Also you can use any pink instead of red or you could do some hearts in pink and some in red.
FEE (Includes: class instruction, top fabrics, and binding)
Pattern sold separately $9.50, backing sold separately - ¾ yard)
Embellishments not included. Be on the lookout for any decorations that you would like to put on your wall hanging. Hobby Lobby has a lot for Valentine’s Day i.e. ribbon, buttons, felt hearts, crystals, bows, etc.)