Welcome to our St. Louis Park Location!!!
Just Sew Studio is a proud authorized PFAFF dealership. We offer a wide range of services including certified repair and maintenance, many classes, and longarm quilting. Also in the shop we carry notions, threads, patterns, books and even embroidery designs.
Our classes are designed to get you sewing!!! Whether you want a quilting class, some time to sew away from home or are just starting out, we have something for you. Our class list can be found below and we update it often so check back soon. If you are brand new to sewing check out our Learn to Sew Program.
We are located on Minnetonka Blvd just off Hwy 100 to the west. Looking for something specific or have a fun idea for a class? We would love to hear from you.
Give us a call at 952.285.9927 or email us at QuiltersFromJustSewStudio@gmail.com.
Download a copy of our class schedule here.
Class Schedule - Winter 2018
Learn to Sew Series (Click here for more info)
$149 or complimentary with the purchase of a PFAFF Smarter Series machine
Class 1 Machine Basics Tuesday, Jan. 16th 6-9pm
Class 2 Pillowcase Tuesday, Jan. 23rd 6-9pm
Class 3 Tote Bag Tuesday, Jan. 30th 6-9pm
Class 4 Zipper Pouch Tuesday Feb. 6th 6-9pm
This package includes 4 classes with all fabric and patterns included. You will create three different projects and learn the skills to become confident with your machine and as a sewer. Let’s get sewing!
Open Studio $15 (per session)
Saturday, Jan. 20th 10:30am-4pm
Saturday, Feb. 17th 10:30am-4pm
Saturday, March 17th 10:30am-4pm
All skill levels, all projects, all fun. We are here to help and give you the time you need to stitch. We will have our cutting station, iron, and design wall available for your use. If you need a little guidance or want to try a new skill, this is a great chance to get some coaching. Limited space available, register early
Quilt Studio $65
Thursdays, March 8th, April 12th, May 10th, June 14th 6-9pm (4 sessions)
You have asked for it and now here it is! Gain the skills you need to make your piecing and quilting projects shine. Each month we will tackle a different topic as requested by you. Join us as we explore the tips and tricks known by some of the best quilters and use your machine to get more projects done. This is a learning hands-on class so be ready to practice and get your machine moving. Bring your own projects and learn accurate piecing, pressing, cutting, adding borders, bindings and more! Beginning quilters welcome to attend.
'Sewing for Others’ Workshop $Free
Wednesday, Jan. 31st 10:30am-4:30pm
Wednesday, March 28th 10:30am-4:30pm
Giving back to our community is an important part of what we do. Please join us as we plan a great day of sewing to help those that need a hand up. This event is free to attend but pre-registration is required. Be sure to call to reserve your spot.
Hey Quilters!!! We need your donations of time and materials!!!! There are several projects that can be checked out, completed at home and returned to the shop. Material donations are also accepted anytime. We look for 100% cotton or flannel fabric in fun or bright colors, tonal or novelty prints in sizes 6” or larger. Also, minkey, cuddle, or fleece in 1½yd cuts or larger.
NEW! Fleece Cat or Dog Bed by guest instructor Lara Neel $45
Saturday, Jan. 27th 10:30am – 3:30pm
If you haven’t loved working with knits in the past, fleece is a great way to stretch your skills past quilting cotton! We will cover tips and tricks to make fleece easy to use. The fleece cover on the bed is removable, so you can wash your pet’s bed as often as needed. You will also be sewing a custom, zippered insert for a large round cushion/bed with cute and cuddly ears. Patterns for both the cat and dog version of the bed are included in the price of the class.
NEW! Clear Vinyl Tote by guest instructor Lara Neel $30
Tuesday, Feb. 20th 6:00pm – 9:00pm
See how easy it is to make a see-through vinyl tote! They’re perfect for high-security events, but also fun for everyday use. You should test your machine to see that thickness of vinyl works best with it before class. The pattern and instructions for the tote are included in the price of the class.
NEW! Mini Messenger Bag by guest instructor Lara Neel $45
Thursdays, March 22nd and March 29th 6:00pm – 9:00pm (2 sessions)
This cute purse is a tiny messenger bag, and there is a zipper in the lining, so you can zip it up to make It more secure when needed. We will learn how to work with relatively heavy canvas to make a bag that’s sturdy and complete with an adjustable strap, for comfort. The pattern is included in the price of the class.
NEW! Intermediate Garment Series – The Big “Boyfriend” Shirt $65
Tuesdays, March 6th, March 20th, April 3rd and April 17th 6:00pm – 9:00pm (4 sessions)
While making this big, long, comfy “boyfriend” shirt you will learn to put in sleeves, make cuffs, buttons and buttonholes, make a tailored collar, perfect edge stitching and top-stitching skills, select the best seam finish for your project plus many more tips to create a professionally made shirt. This shirt can be made using one fabric or make a custom design mixing several fabrics. This class is geared for those who know some basics of sewing and are comfortable using their machine.
NEW! Elizabeth Hartman Quilt Pattern Studio $50
Wednesdays, Jan. 17th, Feb. 21st, March 14th 10:30am – 1:30pm (3 sessions)
Have you admired the delightful Elizabeth Hartman patterns like Fancy Forest, Delightful Desert, Lloyd & Lola Llama or any of her many other patterns? Perhaps you’ve even purchased a pattern or two and haven’t started. Here’s your chance to start sewing. Hours of uninterrupted time to sew. All blocks are sewn with simple straight and diagonal seams. No templates or paper piecing! Bring your project of choice and get assistance to get it done.
PFAFF machine owner classes are held monthly on a rotating basis and are complimentary when you purchase your machine at Just Sew Studio. Be sure to register early as classes do fill quickly.
PFAFF Owner’s – My Machine Class 1 (Machine Introduction)
Tuesday, Jan. 9th 1-4pm
Thursday, Feb. 8th 6-9pm
All electronic and computerized machines will be included in this class. Identify included accessories, discuss machine maintenance and practice techniques on all PFAFF sewing machines.
PFAFF Owner’s – My Machine Class 2 (Decorative Sewing)
Tuesday, Jan. 23th 1-4pm
Tuesday, March 13th 6-9pm
All computerized machines will be included in this class. Learn gathering, satin stitch applique, tapering, programming, tie-off options, memory capabilities, sequencing, free-motion sewing and more.
PFAFF Owner’s – My Machine Class 3 (Embroidery Basics)
Thursday, Feb. 22nd 6-9pm
All computerized embroidery machines will be included in this class. Learn types of needles, hooping fabric, selecting hoop size, adjusting and resizing an embroidery design, creating a combination and much more.
PFAFF Owner’s – My Machine Class 4 (Advanced Embroidery & Connectivity)
Tuesday, March 27th 6-9pm
All computerized embroidery machines will be included in this class. In this class we will explore deeper into the features of your machine and work with transferring, saving, and interfacing with your computer. We will also work on precise positioning, moving designs in the hoop, and the shape creator feature.
NEW! PFAFF Owner’s – My Machine Class 5 (Software with PC)
Thursday, January 25th 6-9pm
Take your embroidery designs to new heights. Whether you’re a beginner, have not yet installed or you want to learn more about how to use it this class is for you. Embroidery software makes it possible for you to create, edit, resize and do more with your embroidery designs. Bring your laptop with the software installed and ready to learn. This is a hands on class where we will explore many of the basic features. There will be time for questions so please bring yours. If you need assistance installing your software please call and schedule a time prior to class.
Class Supply List and Other Information
° Classes listed with a PFAFF in the title are reserved for PFAFF owners only.
° For each class there is a supply list. Please stop by and pick up your supply list for each class you are attending.
° Sewing machines should be in good working order prior to start of class.
° All classes will require basic sewing supplies. Ask us for a basic sewing supply list to ensure you are ready for enjoying your new hobby.
° Payment in full is required at time of registration. Payments can be made in store or by phone.
° In consideration of class mates, children should not accompany you to class. Youth classes that are designed for young sewers are the exception to this rule and parent attendance is required.
° As a courtesy to all attendees, please arrive 15 minutes prior to start of class to set up your machine, organize your supplies and be ready to sew so we can all start on time.
° If you need to cancel your enrollment in a class for any reason a full refund will be given if you provide one week notice. Prior to 48 hours of class start you will be given a class credit toward your next class. If a cancellation is within 48 hours no credit or refund will be given.