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Supplies

 

Upholstery Classes supplies

First Class (Supplies)

1.Chair                                                                 7. Garbage bag

2.Staple remover (Crain 126 Staple Remover )              8. Note pad & pen

3.Needle Nose pliers                                              9. Black Sharpie marker

4.Small Hammer                                                  10. Camera or cell phone ( to take pictures)

5.Tack puller                                                         11. Fabric Scissors (Gingher 8" Knife Edge)

6.Eye protection                                                    12. Measurement Tape for Sewing

 

Depending on your project you may need:

Cotton batting, Dacron, foam, foam adhesive, welt cording, tacking strips, flexible metal tack, cardboard tack strip, cambric.

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Sewing Class Supplies

 

Students must bring their own sewing machine to the classroom.

1. Sewing machine. Any machine that makes nice stitch.

2. Zipper foot

3. Extra sewing machine needles (a packet with different sizes is good)

4. Fabric scissors (Gingher 8" Knife Edge )

5. Tape measure

6. Tailor's chalk

7. Seam ripper

8. Pins( Ball head long pins)

If you have Rotary cutter

45mm Rotary Cutter for Fabric (Amazon $7.99)

clear ruler 6" x 24" and cutting mat 24" x 36" it will be great.

 

Material for first project (Simple pillow)

1) 5/8 yd cotton print 54" wide fabric or any fabric Decor that will not fray too much

2) Thread

3) Down pillow insert  20" x 20" ( IKEA  has great price, about $ 6.00)

Material for second project (Pillow with piping)

1) 5/8 yd cotton print 54" wide fabric or any fabric Decor that will not fray too much

2) 1/2 yd fabric to make piping

2) Thread

3) Down pillow insert 20" x 20"

Material for third project ( box pillow cushion)

1) 5/8 yd cotton print 54" wide fabric or any fabric Decor that will not fray too much

2) Thread

Material for four project (cushion)

1) 5/8 yd cotton print 54" wide fabric or any fabric Decor that will not fray too much

2) 1/2 yd fabric to make piping

2) Thread

 

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