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Learn to Sew: Canvas Tote

September 30 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm PDT


Instructor: Rachel Halse

Skill Level: Learn to Sew*, ages 15 and up

Class Length: 1 session, 3 hours


Make this fun, useful tote bag out of your favorite fabrics! You will learn easy techniques to cut out your fabric pieces, sew a pocket, add shape at the bottom, and attach the straps. This class is perfect for first-time sewists and beginners who have sewn a little but want to gain confidence using our BERNINA sewing machines.


Supply List:

– 1 yard fabric: Canvas or Twill 

– 2 yards of 1” or 1-1/4” Cotton Webbing

– 1 spool of Mettler Metrosene All-Purpose Polyester Thread (Color match with exterior fabric is recommended)


Be prepared – purchase your supplies online or in person!  Class supplies are available for purchase at Modern Domestic. To purchase supplies online and pick up the day of your class, just select NE Alberta Store for pick-up. To purchase supplies in store, we recommend allowing at least 45 minutes to shop. Please note that our store hours are Monday-Saturday, 10am-5pm. 


Skill Level: Learn to Sew – You have never touched a sewing machine before or it has been years since you have. You know very little to nothing about sewing but you are eager to get started.  


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