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Knowledge is Power! So we?ve developed a way to give you more knowledge called Back to Basics at Byrne. Each month the staff at Byrne will present a specific topic that is related to sewing/quilting/embroidery. We will dive deep into everything you need to know to have a successful project/ experience (like the correct way to use a seam ripper (who knew).

Cost: $ 20.00
Has learning how to make a quilt been on your hobby bucket list? Our 8-week class will walk you through every step of learning how to make a quilt. From picking fabrics to cutting fabrics, and sewing.

Cost: $ 160.00
Berninas are built with superior quality and attention to detail. Our BOA Club is no different, our Bernina embroidery expert will show you how to bring attention to detail when using your embroidery machine. From applique to in the hoop projects this course will teach you how to use your embroidery machine in new ways, Class projects change every month. Check out the session listing below to find out specific class projects.

Cost: $ 30.00
If you follow Bernina you know Sylvain is a walking big book of feet. He knows everything and anything about Bernina's feet. Join him virtually to learn all about feet that are a must-have to make your sewing a breeze. You even get a chance to ask him questions about your favorite feet.

Cost: $ 20.00
Bernina software owners this class is for you! Join Shannon virtually every lesson to dive into all the features of your powerful software. See how software can be a game changer in your embroidery arsenal! See below for our lesson outlines.

Cost: $ 35.00
A functional neck pillow will be constructed with fabric and batting, in a shape that supports the head and cradles the neck, making it a great gift idea. The shape of the pieces looks like a bone, hence the name! Be sure to make one for yourself, as well as your valentine!

Cost: $ 20.00
Available in 5 sizes from XS to XL, you will want to make them all and they conveniently nest inside each other when empty. You can use them for all sorts of items, from sewing supplies to makeup, tech gear, and more! Luggage-style zippers and pull tabs allow full access to their roomy interiors. An optional strap with a swivel hook may be added to attach to the side of a purse or travel bag. We will be making the medium bag in class

Cost: $ 30.00
Interested in learning about By Annies patterns but not sure where to start? This charming little basket is relatively quick and easy to make. They are perfect for holding and organizing small items in any area of your sewing room or home, inside drawers, on your desk or dressing table and for gifts. Join instructor Lynn Beach for this By Annie's Class.

Cost: $ 20.00
In January, we often work on organizing. If you have never made a By Annies pattern before, this is a great one to get many of the skills in one project! The Running with Scissors bag has lots of pockets to keep tools organized and safe.

Cost: $ 80.00
A capsule wardrobe is simply a collection of clothing composed of thoughtfully curated, easily interchangeable items designed to maximize the number of outfits that you can create. Over the course of the year, you will be creating 6 different classic-looking pieces to add to your wardrobe. This is a great way to branch out into new garment constructs and clothing styles.

Cost: $ 80.00
This gorgeous pillow combines vintage design with contemporary style and will make an elegant accessory for your home. Join our Martha Pullen licensed instructor as you create chenille and stitch it into a Celtic design. Chenille also borders the pillow and features chenille loops and three large buttons on the back as closures. Ideas for fabrics will be included in the supply list. Some advanced work may be required. Completion of machine guide classes is required.

Cost: $ 50.00
Go a step beyond the basics of your Qmatics and learn more intermediate skills using Bernina Qmatics. This is for current Bernina Q series owners to give a more in-depth look at the program and pro tips for getting perfect quilting. Not a Qmatic owner but interested in adding it to your longarm? This class is for you too! Class is FREE with a Bernina Sitdown or Longarm purchase from Byrne Sewing (call to register).

Cost: $ 79.99
If you?re new to our Edge-to-Edge Quilting technique, or if you?ve started and want to develop more confidence, this hands-on virtual class is perfect for you! You will be learning alongside Christine Conner, inventor of Edge-to-Edge Quilting on Your Embroidery Machine. You will learn the key elements of the technique while practicing on a whole cloth. At the end of class, you cut apart the quilted cloth to make a set of 4 placemats!

Cost: $ 89.99
Create a bold and graphic modern quilt with ease! The combination of simple units come together to create an intricate woven look that is reminiscent of a novelty toy that many of us played with as kids. Created using warm fall colors this quilt will keep anyone toasty as the temperatures fall.

Cost: $ 40.00
For anyone who has taken our longarm test drive or creative quilter event and wants more one-on-one time using the machines for free motion quilting.

Calling all Sitdown and Longarm owners! Are you looking to master your fear and conquer free-motion quilting? Renowned free-motion quilter and thread painter, Joyce Hughes, will be teaching you the fundamentals of free motion work. This is a live virtual class, learn from Joyce in the comfort of your sewing room using your longarm or sit down machine! **This course is specifically designed for customers who already own a sit down**

Cost: $ 49.99
This is not a project class but instead a chance to learn and play with this very common and versatile quilt block. It is great for a beginner or anyone wanting to expand their cutting/piecing skills. You will cut and sew as you learn multiple techniques for making HST (Half Square Triangles)and trimming them to size. Then discover a multitude of patterns you can create with this simple block.

Cost: $ 30.00
English paper piecing that even I could do, make this stunning pillow the easy way! You can create this pillow with just a few items in no time. I created hexagon templates using stiff cardboard, bias binding, and Terial Magic (with a hot iron) to make the hexies. Easy Peasy... Let?s have some fun!

Cost: $ 20.00
Enjoy time to spend just sewing and making with fellow creators. Spend three days in our classroom space working on all those projects! You'll have ample room to spread out, use ironing boards, and cutting tables. We will be providing lunch and dinner from various Doylestown foodie places. To allow for ample sewing space, this retreat has limited seating available.

Cost: $ 225.00
In this class, you will join Kathleen and use your favorite Jelly Roll to create this trendy rug.

Cost: $ 20.00
Our littlest sewists always have the biggest creative minds! Join our summer kids camp to learn various projects to be the next fashion designer. We will be teaching the fundamentals of sewing, all while having fun. They will make a bag and hair accessories and learn to draw fashion!

Cost: $ 199.99
Our littlest sewists always have the biggest creative minds! Join our summer kids camp to learn various different projects to decorate their room or space. We will be teaching the fundamentals of sewing all while having fun.

Cost: $ 199.99
Calling all quilting Queens (and Kings) are you tired of trying to quilt on your domestic machine? Have you been dreaming of owning and quilting to your heart's content on your own longarm? Join us for a hands-on event with Bernina longarm expert, Robin Phippins, and find out all the benefits of a longarm!

Cost: $ 49.99
Learn all about all the new features that upgraded your machines to the top-of-the-line machines. This class will be recorded so you?ll have a copy of it to go back to for a few weeks. **FREE FOR CUSTOMERS WHO PURCHASED UPGRADE FROM BYRNE SEWING**

Cost: $ 20.00
Back by popular demand?every month join us in person on your lunch break. This is a lecture demo that will explore different projects and techniques each month. Every attendee will get a kit to create our trendy monthly projects!

Cost: $ 10.00
You love all things quilting and you have stacks of quilts left to be finished. Binding is something most quilters fear but it's an easy skill to master. We will be teaching you all the skills needed to go and bind all of your gorgeous quilt tops. During this class you will learn the technique of how to bind on a sample quilt, you will not be binding an already completed quilt top.

Cost: $ 20.00
**VIRTUAL** High end Brother and Babylock machines have a genius built in digitizing and embroidery design creator. You are no longer limited to basic and generic embroidery design. Our virtual monthly course teaches you how to use all of the features in your design center all while making a project from the comfort of your sewing room. This class is open to any Brother or Babylock machine with My Design Center or IQ Designer. The Luminaire, Solaris, Dream Machine, Destiny, Stellaire, Altair, Meridian, or 10 needle are all eligible for this class. Class projects change every month.

Cost: $ 20.00
Open Sew is an opportunity to come and enjoy freestyle sewing with other sewists and quilters. We have a large sewing space with ample room to spread out large projects. Ironing stations and extended cutting stations will be available to use. Instructors will be readily available to answer any questions you have on the project you are working on.

Cost: $ 20.00
Have you ever wanted to try paper piecing? This is a great class to start with you will end up with 4 placemats to spruce up your kitchen!

Cost: $ 60.00
Two words... QUILT COAT! Quilt coats are so trendy right now, and we don't mean the quilt coat you are thinking of. These are so chic and flattering! Join Kathleen as she teaches all the tips and tricks of making your own qulit coat.

Cost: $ 90.00
The story of the resurrection is told across 5 panels which are joined in the hoop or sewn together. Your choice of background fabric creates a unique atmosphere for your wall-hanging project instructed by Maryann Willard.

Cost: $ 50.00
Scan N Cuts are one of the most versatile cutting machines on the market. This course was created to teach you how to use your scan n cut while learning new skills and techniques. From month to month projects will be focused on fabric, paper, and vinyl projects.

Cost: $ 35.00
A serger is an invaluable tool and machine to help you create. Sergers enhance the accuracy and professional look of your finished products. Did you make the investment but haven?t taken it out of the box? Brave enough to take it out of the box but still struggling to thread and use it? Sergers are scary! Our monthly serger club gives you the chance to get your serger out and learn how to put it to use. This course will teach you a different project and skill set every month.

Cost: $ 30.00
Have you wanted to see the effortlessness of jet-air threading and auto-tension Sergers? Witness the ease of using a Bernina Serger by an expert educator. This beginner-friendly workshop is entirely hands-on and allows you to see what Sergers are all about with the guidance of a serging pro!

Cost: $ 29.99
What you have all been waiting for?..Byrne?s Bees is back! Well, sort of. This is a spin-off of the lecture program you knew and loved but with a few refreshing twists. Our Sew & So On lecture will be held quarterly. Join us in person or watch virtually from your sewing room! Each quarter you will hear from a creator or maker involved in the sewing world. Every guest has such an interesting backstory to tell and talents to share!

Cost: $ 25.00
What you have all been waiting for?..Byrne?s Bees is back! Well, sort of. This is a spin-off of the lecture program you knew and loved but with a few refreshing twists. Our Sew & So On lecture will be held quarterly. Join us in person or watch virtually from your sewing room! Each quarter you will hear from a creator or maker involved in the sewing world. Every guest has such an interesting backstory to tell and talents to share!

Cost: $ 80.00
In this class you will in this workshop you will sew Kathleen?s non-baggy lining technique using this new pattern. to create this fabulous basket. This is great for organizing just about anything or for gifting. Who doesn?t want another cool container?

Cost: $ 25.00
Whether you are a beginner or an experienced sewist looking for a refresh of sewing fundamentals this class is the right fit. This course will teach the basics from cutting and pinning to sewing seam allowances and zippers. Students will leave this course learning all the skills required to move on to more advanced sewing projects. In this course, students will be making a zippered bag. Age 14+

Cost: $ 80.00
Already understand the basics of sewing and looking for a more advanced class? This course will teach advanced techniques. Students will leave this course learning all the skills required to conquer advanced sewing projects. This class has more of a freestyle working environment, bring in any project you would like to learn to sew and our instructor will help you understand how to make your vision come to life.

Cost: $ 80.00
Already understand the basics of sewing and looking for a more advanced class? This course will teach advanced techniques. Students will leave this course learning all the skills required to conquer advanced sewing projects. This class has more of a freestyle working environment, bring in any project you would like to learn to sew and our instructor will help you understand how to make your vision come to life.

Cost: $ 30.00
Okay, so you know what a serger does but want a more in-depth chance to try one out? Do you have a serger and are frustrated beyond belief at the complicated threading and tension? This class is the perfect fit for you! Join us for an all-day hands-on workshop creating a beautiful bolster pillow, you?ll see just how easy sergers can be! Air threading, rolled hems, coverstitch, oh my!

Cost: $ 59.99
This bag, available in two sizes, features zippered pockets on the outside and mesh pockets on the inside. The smaller size is perfect to hold supplies for class and to support the Running with Scissors tote when using the tools within it. The larger size may accommodate a smaller sewing machine.

Cost: $ 60.00
Join our teen sewing camp to learn how to create this cut and functional drawstring bag for back to school!

Cost: $ 249.99
Join our teen sewing camp to learn how to create this fashionable and one-of-a-kind sweatshirt. Students get to be their fashion designers picking out fabrics and embellishments for their sweatshirts.

Cost: $ 199.99
Tea or coffee, it is your choice. But I hope you come to make this table runner and try some new skills. A pattern can look oh so confusing until you do it in a class. Do this one with us at Byrne Sewing. It uses the SpiderWeb Ruler.

Cost: $ 40.00
Boring Jeans??? Not anymore...In this class, I?ll show you just how easy it is to up-scale your jeans and take them from boring to amazing!

Cost: $ 20.00
Upscaling Your Jeans *VIRTUAL*

Boring Jeans??? Not anymore...In this class, I?ll show you just how easy it is to up-scale your jeans and take them from boring to amazing!

Sewing 101

Whether you are a beginner or an experienced sewist looking for a refresh of sewing fundamentals this class is the right fit. This course will teach the basics from cutting and pinning to sewing seam allowances and zippers. Students will leave this course learning all the skills required to move on to more advanced sewing projects. In this course, students will be making a zippered bag. Age 14+

Sewing 101

Whether you are a beginner or an experienced sewist looking for a refresh of sewing fundamentals this class is the right fit. This course will teach the basics from cutting and pinning to sewing seam allowances and zippers. Students will leave this course learning all the skills required to move on to more advanced sewing projects. In this course, students will be making a zippered bag. Age 14+

Feb 7
Sewing 201
Feb 7
Beginner Quilt Piecing
Feb 8
Half Square Triangle- Technique Class

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Store Hours

Tuesday:10am-8pm
Wednesday: 10am-8pm
Thursday: 10am-8pm
Friday: 10am-5pm
Saturday: 10am-5pm
Sunday: Closed
Monday: Closed