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.
Learn to Sew Series (Click here for more info)
Class Schedule - Summer 2018
NEW Embroidery Circle $125 annual membership
Just Sew Studio in St. Louis Park is excited to introduce our new exclusive PFAFF Embroidery Circle. This exclusive club begins in May and will focus on getting even more out of your embroidery machine. Our circle members will be learning new techniques, finishing projects, and having sew much fun! Exclusive member benefits include your choice of up to 20 embroidery designs each month, 6 spools of Exquisite embroidery thread each quarter, a 15% class discount anytime you are in the shop, and much more. This membership has a value of $250 and includes the option to register for the project classes each quarter at a discounted rate of $60 per quarter (regular value $75). Contact the studio for more details on this exclusive membership.
NEW Spring/Summer Embroidery Circle Classes $60 (3 sessions)
Thursdays, May 17th, June 21st, July 26th 12:00 – 3:00 pm or
Saturdays, May 19th, June 23rd, July 28th 12:00 – 3:00 pm
Exclusive classes for Embroidery Circle Members. This fun add-on to your Embroidery Circle Membership includes a new project each month. In this series you will create an embroidered drawstring seed/bulb bag; a can/bottle cooler; and an apron. Project kits are included.
NEW Fall Embroidery Circle Classes $60 (3 sessions)
Thursdays, August 9th, September 13th, October 18th 12:00 – 3:00 pm or
Saturdays, August 11th, September 15th, October 20th 12:00 – 3:00 pm
Exclusive classes for Embroidery Circle Members. This fun add-on to your Embroidery Circle Membership includes a new project each month. In this series you will create an embroidered “Welcome” wall hanging; an embellished bookmark; and cute fall sign. Project kits are included.
NEW Machine Applique “Imagine” Quilt $99 (6 sessions)
Thursdays, May 3rd, June 7th, July 12th, August 2nd, September 6th, October 4th 6 – 9 pm
Here is the perfect class to develop your skills in machine applique, easy fabric piecing, basic domestic machine quilting and completion of the quilt. Each session will build on the various aspects of creating this unique project and will give tips, demos, answer questions and of course, provide time for you to work. You decide which blocks you want to make – make some or all. Make seasonal wall hangings, pillows, or the full quilt – you choose.
NEW Double Wide Dresden Plate $25
Friday, September 21st 10:30pm – 1:30pm
Learn to make a quilt block using the Double Wide Dresden plate. The Double Wide Dresden is a fun new way to make the classic Dresden block. These 36-degree Dresdens require only 10 wedges (instead of the traditional 20) which cuts the sewing time in half and there are no hand-appliqued centers--instead, stars appear with no raw edges.
NEW The Perfect Little Bag $45 (pattern and lining included)
Tuesday, Sept 11th and 18th 6:00pm – 9:00pm (2 sessions)
In making this handy little wristlet/shoulder strap bag you will learn to make a zippered pocket, a welt pocket and a tri-fold card pocket. A zip closing and convertible handle will make it your go-to bag. This is an intermediate level project meaning you should be very comfortable sewing a straight line and working with your sewing machine.
Learn to Sew Series $149 or complimentary with the purchase of a PFAFF Smarter Series machine
Class 1 Machine Basics Tuesday, July 24th 6-9pm
Class 2 Pillowcase Tuesday, July 31st 6-9pm
Class 3 Tote Bag Tuesday, August 7th 6-9pm
Class 4 Zipper Pouch Tuesday August 14th 6-9pm
This package includes all 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!
NEW PROJECT Beginner Garment Series: Lounge pants and top $65 (4 sessions)
Tuesdays, June 5, 12, 19, 26 6-9pm
Have you always wanted to learn to sew clothing? A perfect start is to make these comfy lounge pants and top (women’s sizes 4 to 26). In making this project you will learn to select and properly prepare your fabric; cut out the garment using a pattern in the correct size; follow pattern instructions; put in elastic; create a machine hem; put in a sleeve; appropriately finish the seam edges; and make a biased faced neck edge. Designed for those who have taken the Learn-to-Sew series and/or are familiar with the use of your machine and now want to learn or refresh your garment sewing skills.
NEW PROJECT Intermediate Garment Series – The Go Anywhere Skirt $65
Thursdays, September 13th, 27th, October 11th and 25th 6:00pm – 9:00pm (4 sessions)
In making the Go Anywhere Skirt, you will learn to put in side pockets, a lap zipper and much more. This class is geared for those who have done some simple garment sewing, are comfortable using their machine and are ready to learn some new skills.
Open Studio $15 (per session)
Saturday, June 9th 10:30am – 4 pm
Saturday, July 21st 10:30am – 4 pm
Saturday, August 18th 10:30 – 4 pm
Saturday, September 22nd 10:30 – 4 pm
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
Tuesdays, August 28th, September 25th, October 30th, November 27th 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.
Quilters, we need your donation of time or fabric! We have projects that can be checked out, completed at home and returned to the shop. We also accept donations of fabric: We look for 100% cotton or flannel fabric in fun or bright colors, tonal or novelty prints in sizes 6” or larger and minkey, cuddle, or fleece in 1½ yard cuts or larger.
‘Sewing for Others’ Workshop Free
Wednesday, May 30th 10:30am – 4:30pm
Wednesday, July 25th 10:30am – 4:30pm
Wednesday, Sept. 26th 10:30am – 4:30pm
Giving back to our community is an important part of what we do. Please join for 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.
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, May 22nd 6-9pm
Thursday, July 19th 6–9pm
Tuesday, August 21st 1 – 4 pm
Thursday, September 20th 6 – 9 pm
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, June 19th 6-9pm
Tuesday, July 17th 1 – 4
Thursday, August 16th 6 – 9 pm
Tuesday, September 11th 1 – 4 pm
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)
Tuesday, June 5th 1 – 4 pm
Thursday, August 23rd 6 – 9 pm
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)
Thursday, May 31st 1 – 4pm
Tuesday, July 10th 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.
PFAFF Owner’s – My Machine Class 5 (Software with PC)
Thursday, May 24th 6-9pm
Take your embroidery designs to new heights. Whether you’re a beginner and have not yet installed it 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.