Chicago's Logan Square neighborhood.

Individual class scheduled at time of sign-up. Evenings and week-ends available.


This introduction to sewing will teach basic
sewing machine operation using, first paper then one of the
most forgiving fabrics on the market, fleece.
These comfortable and stylish, pull-on, fleece pants are
perfect for everyone.
3 consecutive weeks, 3-hr sessions
Class fee $60

Beginner Sewing II

(Pattern suggestions: Simplicity 2314 Butterick 5466, 3134)
Learn to sew and enjoy it! First timers learn to read,
lay out & cut a purchased skirt pattern. You will: insert a
zipper, learn about seams and seam finishes, attach the waistband, and
put in a hem. Learn the basics so you can get started with any
sewing project. Class fee: $140
6 consecutive weeks, 2-hr sessions


For those of you with some sewing knowledge who
want an intermediate class--this is it! Learn to sew a
basic dress, blouse or shirt. Tackle new issues, such as cuffs,
collar, buttons & buttonholes, darts, etc. Build on current skills and
learn new skills.
Class fee: $140. 6 consecutive weeks, 2-hour sessions.

Past Classes - 2010

Laura, with Connie Crawford, modeling one of Fashion Patterns by Coni latest jacket design. This pattern will be available Fall 2010.


Thirty ladies from six states recently attended 2 demo/lecture workshops presented by Connie Crawford at It's Sew U. Everyone went away with a keener knowledge of fit and fashion design insight. Please visit Connie's website, fashionpatterns.com.

Cell: 931.703.0291