• Great Class for Beginners
  • Monday, October 22nd
  • 6:00-8:00 pm  
  • Cost: $20.00

Do you want to spruce up your sofa or bed by making a decorator pillow with contrast cording?  Join Beth as she teaches you how to make your own bias cord and proper construction techniques for applying and joining the ends for a professional look.

Call 804-270-1882 to make a reservation.
  • Learn Invisible Zippers!
  • Monday, December 3
  • 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • Cost: $20.00
Make a decorative Christmas pillow just in time for the holidays or you can choose a fabric for year round use. Give your pillows a professional look with invisible zipper closures.  This class will focus on proper techniques and tips for installing invisible zippers to make your pillow covers easy to remove for cleaning or changing out with the seasons.


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  • Saturday, November 10
  • 9:30 am-1:30 pm
  • Class Fee: $20.00 

Do you want to take your serging skills to a new level.  Join us for this 2-hour class to create a simple kimono jacket with your serger.  We will be using Simplicity 1318 to make this wonderful garment.  The attached supply list includes yardage and notions to be able to choose the righ size for your kimono.  Of course, bring your serger.

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  • From The Creative Thimble
  • Thursday, October 4th, 11th
  • 10:00 am-12:00 pm
  • Class Fee: $25.00 includes pattern

The Kathy's Expandable Carry-all is the perfect bag for every day that gives you a little extra space when you need it. This versatile bag is structured and sturdy in its smaller form. When you need to pack a few extra things, simply unzip the dividing zipper to reveal five inches of extra space and an unexpected pop of color! Top zipper closure, 2 outside pockets and 3 inside pockets!

Supply Note:  RFID fabric oiptional.  If included 1/4 yard for botton section

Call 804-270-1882 or visit the store to make your reservation.

  • One-Day Embroidery Event
  • Two Dates to Choose From
  • Saturday, September 29th
  • 9:00am-3:00pm
  • OR
  • Monday, October 8th
  • 10:00am-4:00pm
  • Event Fee: $99.00 includes Lunch & $69 Kit

Improve your embroidery skills and learn new techniques while trying a variety of machine embroidery products. Create 3 exclusive event projects you can make in just one day! Pumpkin Spice Wall Hanging, Cutwork Acorn Basket Liner and a Stay Cozy Mug Hug! Receive a KimberBell project bag and fabric kit featuring rich autumn flannels, plus all the Kimbellishments, including the double scroll metal hanger, step-by-step instructions, and project CD valued at $69.00.

Call 804-270-1882 or visit the shop to make your reservation.

Find Out Why It's Time to Stop in This Fun Video 

Use the zig-zag stitch or button sewing stitch that may be built-in your machine to sew your buttons onto your projects! Check out our Baby Lock website to learn more about our sewing machines:

Rob demonstrates how to make a lined foldover bag with a strap, a zippered pocket, and a durable cork fabric bottom. He used nice, soft cork fabric and Cuddle Suede - Navy Yardage by Shannon Fabrics. Get supplies by clicking the link below:

See the video here.

Pinwheel quilts are the perfect example of a quilt pattern inspired by a real object. Whimsical and decorative, pinwheel quilts create gorgeous motifs that any quilter will love. Click here to download the instructions.

  • Small Works of Art Series
  • Snippets and Doodling
  • Friday October 26, 10:00 am-2:00 pm
  • Class Fee:  $20.00
  • Taught by Jeni DeRusha  

Last in this series of learning to create small scenes and mini quilts using snippets of fabrics and doodling to accent raw edge designs with your sewing machine! These delightful scenes all fit over stand-up plexiglass frames (8 x 10 and 10 x 8) which showcase these small works of art. Sign up for one or all 4 parts—Queen Anne’s Lace Flowers, Abstract with Motif Stitching, Lollipop Flowers, and Bird on a Limb. Ideas taught can be applied to clothing, accessories, postcards, pillows and mixed media work.

Call 804-270-1882 to make a reservation.


  • Embossed melamine mar-resistant surface with profiled edges
  • “Whisper Quiet” Electric Lift
  • Extra-Large 25”X 13” cut-out
  • Six outlet power supply included
  • Hinged drop leaf with dual supports and locking casters included and installed
  • Right extension platform and serger table included
  • Two soft closing drawers
  • Removable thread tray
  • Roll out serger storage shelf
  • Two adjustable shelves included
  • In front of the needle sewing position
  • Completely assembled, just install the casters and pulls


Available in White, Sunset Oak, Beech and Cherry