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Embroidered Table Topper with Michele
- May 21, 2024 11:00 am

Make this cherry summer table topper with Michele! This class will cover the construction of the table topper, “sandwiching” and quilting in the hoop. Kits will be provided with all the fabrics, batting and embroidery designs.

Cost: $ 50.00
Looking for something to do? We will be hosting ?Coffee and a Card? twice a month. Enjoy a cup of coffee (or tea) and conversation while Nancy Thompson guides you through basic card making techniques

Cost: $ 8.00
The Book Club
- May 29, 2024 01:00 pm

Sometimes I am torn between sitting in my favorite chair and escaping into a good book or heading to my sewing room and tackling a new project. Well, I decided that it would be fun to start a book club here at Finger Lakes Fabrics and tie it in with a sewing project. Once a month we will pick a book to enjoy and share. At the end of each meeting we will all receive directions for a quilt block swap for the next meeting. In no time we will have enough blocks to put together our own Book Club Quilt!!!

Cost: $ FREE
Did you take Candy’s class on Fabric Weaving? This class is an extension of her basic fabric weaving class. In this class Candy will show you how to take your weaving project and embellish the back of a jean jacket or other piece. This is a perfect opportunity to upcycle and make something new again!

Cost: $ 35.00
Bernina Mastery 3 - Bernina Feet
- Jun 07, 2024 01:00 pm

An Introduction to Bernina Feet

Cost: $ 50.00
Kid's Club June - Library Tote
- Jun 08, 2024 12:00 pm

Join us for our June Kid's Club :) School is almost out for the summer and it'll be time to spend some lazy days in the library! Our June project is a Library tote - perfect for toting around all your favorite books.

Cost: $ 15.00
Friday Frenzy
- Jun 14, 2024 04:00 pm

Looking for a Friday night out? Need a little help with a project or motivation to start one? Or, do you just want to sew with a group of friends? Come to our Friday Frenzy the second Friday of each month and enjoy the company of fellow sewists and yummy snacks!

Cost: $ 5.00
Oxbow Tote by Noodlehead
- Jun 15, 2024 11:00 am

A versatile zippered top tote bag in two sizes!! This bag features an easy access front pocket, reinforced base , crossbody strap and a roomy interior with a slip pocket. This bag makes a great overnight companion!

Cost: $ 35.00
This class covers the basics of what you need to know to get started on your embroidery adventure. We will cover how to set up your machine for embroidery, icons and the basics of embroidery. There is no charge for this class if you purchased your machine from Fingerlakes Fabrics. If you purchased from another dealer, the cost is $50.

Cost: $ 50.00
Ultimate Travel Bag 2.0 by Annie
- Jun 22, 2024 10:00 am

The perfect travel companion, this functional bag includes a comfortable padded adjustable carrying strap and quick grab side-handles as well as a trolley sleeve on back to secure the bag to rolling luggage. This is a two-day class for the advanced beginner.

Cost: $ 60.00
Bernina Mastery 1
- Jul 12, 2024 01:00 pm

This class covers machine basics for the 4, 5, and 7 series. We will cover machine set up, cleaning, troubleshooting and machine customization. There is no charge for this class if you purchased your machine from Fingerlakes Fabrics. If you purchased from another dealer, the cost is $50.

Cost: $ 50.00
Friday Frenzy
- Jul 12, 2024 04:00 pm

Looking for a Friday night out? Need a little help with a project or motivation to start one? Or, do you just want to sew with a group of friends? Come to our Friday Frenzy the second Friday of each month and enjoy the company of fellow sewists and yummy snacks!

Cost: $ 5.00
Trolley Case with Candy
- Jul 13, 2024 10:00 am

The Trolley Case is a fabulous way to store all those necessities you need to take when you sew with friends, travel or go on retreat. Join Candy as she takes you on an adventure in organizations! This is an advanced beginner class.

Cost: $ 55.00
Basic Foundation Piecing
- Jul 20, 2024 01:00 pm

This class is an intro to basic foundation paper piecing. Foundation paper piecing is a method of piecing where a quilt block is printed on paper. Fabric is sewn together using the paper as a guide. We will be working on complete 6 ½” log cabin blocks. You will be amazed by the accuracy in piecing.

Cost: $ 25.00
Bernina Mastery 2
- Jul 26, 2024 01:00 pm

Intermediate - Follow up to the Mastery 1 class, this class will cover Screens, Navigation and decorative stitches. Learn about the creative options available through the information menu, memory options and creating stitch combinations. There is no charge for this class if you purchased your machine from Fingerlakes Fabrics. If you purchased from another dealer, the cost is $50.

Cost: $ 50.00
Night and Day Bag by Annie
- Jul 27, 2024 12:00 pm

This versatile set of bags makes it easy to quickly change your look, night or day! In this class, you will make the mini tote bag. The mini tote features handles and a tie closure. It is reversible for two fun looks: a quilted side or a non-quilted side with a welt pocket.

Cost: $ 35.00
One Block Wonder
- Aug 03, 2024 10:00 am

Have you ever seen the One Block Wonder Quilt? This technique uses fabric as a key element. Kaleidoscope blocks are created by aligning the printed design on several layers of fabric, cutting triangles and sewing them together. The creative possibilities are endless. Jackie O'Brien, author of the blog, "If these Threads Could Talk" and Studio 180 Design Certified Instructor, takes you through the steps to create your own "One Block Wonder". An exciting news for Jackie is that she is now a "Quilting Treasures Creative".

Cost: $ 100.00
Bernina Mastery 3 - Bernina Feet
- Aug 09, 2024 01:00 pm

An Introduction to Bernina Feet

Cost: $ 50.00
Friday Frenzy
- Aug 09, 2024 04:00 pm

Looking for a Friday night out? Need a little help with a project or motivation to start one? Or, do you just want to sew with a group of friends? Come to our Friday Frenzy the second Friday of each month and enjoy the company of fellow sewists and yummy snacks!

Cost: $ 5.00
This class covers the basics of what you need to know to get started on your embroidery adventure. We will cover how to set up your machine for embroidery, icons and the basics of embroidery. There is no charge for this class if you purchased your machine from Fingerlakes Fabrics. If you purchased from another dealer, the cost is $50.

Cost: $ 50.00
Bernina Mastery 1
- Sep 06, 2024 01:00 pm

This class covers machine basics for the 4, 5, and 7 series. We will cover machine set up, cleaning, troubleshooting and machine customization. There is no charge for this class if you purchased your machine from Fingerlakes Fabrics. If you purchased from another dealer, the cost is $50.

Cost: $ 50.00
Grab your unfinished projects (or start a new one) and enjoy 4 days of uninterrupted sewing on the shores of Owasco Lake. Bethany House lodging offers the quilter ample sewing space and sleeping accommodations. Delicious meals are provided in the Dining Room just a few steps across the driveway. Led by our very own "Quilt Mom" Doreen Hares, you will be sure to have lots of fun!

Cost: $ 325.00
Grab your unfinished projects (or start a new one) and enjoy 4 days of uninterrupted sewing on the shores of Owasco Lake. Bethany House lodging offers the quilter ample sewing space and sleeping accommodations. Delicious meals are provided in the Dining Room just a few steps across the driveway. Led by our very own, Quilt Mom, Doreen Hares, you will be sure to have lots of fun!

Cost: $ 215.00
Friday Frenzy
- Sep 13, 2024 04:00 pm

Looking for a Friday night out? Need a little help with a project or motivation to start one? Or, do you just want to sew with a group of friends? Come to our Friday Frenzy the second Friday of each month and enjoy the company of fellow sewists and yummy snacks!

Cost: $ 5.00
Bernina Mastery 2
- Sep 20, 2024 01:00 pm

Intermediate - Follow up to the Mastery 1 class, this class will cover Screens, Navigation and decorative stitches. Learn about the creative options available through the information menu, memory options and creating stitch combinations. There is no charge for this class if you purchased your machine from Fingerlakes Fabrics. If you purchased from another dealer, the cost is $50.

Cost: $ 50.00
Bernina Mastery 3 - Bernina Feet
- Oct 04, 2024 01:00 pm

An Introduction to Bernina Feet

Cost: $ 50.00
This class covers the basics of what you need to know to get started on your embroidery adventure. We will cover how to set up your machine for embroidery, icons and the basics of embroidery. There is no charge for this class if you purchased your machine from Fingerlakes Fabrics. If you purchased from another dealer, the cost is $50.

Cost: $ 50.00
Bernina Mastery 1
- Nov 01, 2024 01:00 pm

This class covers machine basics for the 4, 5, and 7 series. We will cover machine set up, cleaning, troubleshooting and machine customization. There is no charge for this class if you purchased your machine from Fingerlakes Fabrics. If you purchased from another dealer, the cost is $50.

Cost: $ 50.00
Bernina Mastery 2
- Nov 15, 2024 01:00 pm

Intermediate - Follow up to the Mastery 1 class, this class will cover Screens, Navigation and decorative stitches. Learn about the creative options available through the information menu, memory options and creating stitch combinations. There is no charge for this class if you purchased your machine from Fingerlakes Fabrics. If you purchased from another dealer, the cost is $50.

Cost: $ 50.00
Bernina Mastery 3 - Bernina Feet
- Dec 06, 2024 01:00 pm

An Introduction to Bernina Feet

Cost: $ 50.00
This class covers the basics of what you need to know to get started on your embroidery adventure. We will cover how to set up your machine for embroidery, icons and the basics of embroidery. There is no charge for this class if you purchased your machine from Fingerlakes Fabrics. If you purchased from another dealer, the cost is $50.

Cost: $ 50.00

Finger Lakes Fabrics Calendar


Embroidered Table Topper with Michele

Make this cherry summer table topper with Michele! This class will cover the construction of the table topper, “sandwiching” and quilting in the hoop. Kits will be provided with all the fabrics, batting and embroidery designs.

Coffee and a Card with Nancy Thompson

Looking for something to do? We will be hosting ?Coffee and a Card? twice a month. Enjoy a cup of coffee (or tea) and conversation while Nancy Thompson guides you through basic card making techniques

The Book Club

Sometimes I am torn between sitting in my favorite chair and escaping into a good book or heading to my sewing room and tackling a new project. Well, I decided that it would be fun to start a book club here at Finger Lakes Fabrics and tie it in with a sewing project. Once a month we will pick a book to enjoy and share. At the end of each meeting we will all receive directions for a quilt block swap for the next meeting. In no time we will have enough blocks to put together our own Book Club Quilt!!!

Jun 2
Jean Jacket Fabric Weaving Embellishment
Jun 7
Bernina Mastery 3 - Bernina Feet
Jun 8
Kid's Club June - Library Tote