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4112 S College Ave, Suite 112,
Fort Collins, CO 80525

 In-house SAME-DAY Clean & tunes!  
(all brands with appointment)

Mon - Fri: 9am - 5pm
Sat:  9am - 3pm
Sun:  Closed

*** SEVERE Weather - call ahead to make sure we are open.

Book covers 104: Quilt as you go and decorative stitch a wonderful journal cover!

Create your own quilt-as-you go and decorative stitch journal cover

Create your own custom journal cover.  Learn some tricks on how to quilt-as-you-go and "decorative stitch quilt" and how to finish up the cover in a classy way! - We will PIECE all the fabric and quilt using decorative stitches .  Then we will assemble the actual book cover in the sewing mode.  Be ready to make lots of these!  SUPER fun!

Bring a lunch and your snacks!  This is a full day of sewing!

  • Sewing machine with decorative stitches in good working order with foot control & power cord
  • Fusible batting (provided)
  • 80/12 or 90/14 microtex needle
  • Thread of your choosing.  Sample was made with 40 weight rayon threads
  • 5-10 scraps of fabric (all must be 20" x 6")
  • thread snips
  • 1 fat quarter for inside lining
  • 1 fat quarter for inside flaps (or cork minimum 12" x 10")
  • 8" x 10" hard-cover Journal provided
  • Rotary cutter & ruler (mats are available in the classroom)
  • Iron & Pressing mat are available in the classroom
  • Best press (your favorite scent) highly recommended
  • Wool pressing mat highly recommended
  • Thread snips
Skill Level:
Skill Details:
Basic sewing ability on your machine
Materials Included:
8 x 10 Hardback journal, thread & stabilizer provided
Advanced signup required
Instructor Name:
Melissa Mangan

Book covers 104: Quilt as you go and decorative stitch a wonderful journal cover!

$ 35.00
Hardback Journal, thread, & stabilizer and instructions will be provided - you just bring your fabric choices