Frequently Asked Questions
We try to anticipate questions you might have about our products and services and provide the answers here. If you need additional information send an email to
Question: Can I bring my own sewing machine?
Answer: Yes, students are encouraged to bring their own sewing machines; however if a student is unable to bring their machine, there are shop machines available for rental during class times.  Please call to let us know if you require the use of a shop machine.
Question: What supplies should I bring to class?
Answer: Students should bring basic sewing supplies (BSS) to all classes with them. This includes scissors, pins, thread, rotary cutter and mat as needed for different class types.  If you aren't sure, please feel free to ask when calling to book your class.
In addition, certain classes may require a pattern, book, notions or other items along with fabric.  You are encouraged to stop in and make your purchases and pick up your additional supply lists prior to the date of your class.
Question: Can I bring my own fabric?
Answer: All students are strongly encouraged to purchase the necessary supplies from our shop.  We order items which are specifically geared to coordinated with our classes and cannot be responsible for less the ideal results with fabrics which may not be quilt shop quality cottons.