Glastonbury Location
860-633-0721
Orange Location
203-878-1654
Southington Location
860-793-6639

The Close to Home family enjoys hosting special events! These can be in one of our stores or at a specially selected, easy to access facility. We collaborate with our vendors to provide programs all about education and fun. Further your skills with sergers, sewing, quilting, embroidery, long arm quilting, multi needle machines, Anita Goodesign Parties, and more. Watch for these opportunities. You are sure to meet great people, have a great time and learn so much! Also look for us at area expo's and quilt shows.

Events


Don't miss this opportunity to learn from an embroidery expert! Take home 6 premium blanks to embroider!

Cost: $ 149.00
Learn great tips and techniques on the Designer Epic Sewing and embroidery machine, as you upcycle and old pair of jeans into something new and fabulous!

Cost: $ 49.00
Roy by Row is back! Check out the reveal of the theme for this year!

Lecture/Demonstration - Learn about Ruler Work with your sewing machine: that means free motion quilting with templates called "rulers" and a unique presser foot. This will feature the Sew Steady Table and Westalee Ruler Feet. We will break for lunch; and then - Free motion quilting with "rulers" and Donelle McAdams, Westalee Educator. No free motion quilting experience needed. Learn to set your machine up, attach the ruler foot and work with the Westalee rulers including the basics, Feathers and Curly Q's. This is an activity class; you will not be making a project.

Cost: $ 75.00
Learn about Ruler Work with your sewing machine: that means free motion quilting with templates called "rulers" and a unique presser foot. This will feature the Sew Steady Table and Westalee Ruler Feet. **Sign up for this class if you want to attend the "Trunk Show, Lecture & Demonstration Only" or sign up for the "Ruler Work! Full Day" class if you would like to attend the demonstration and also bring your machine to experience "hands-on" practice with these amazing rulers!

Cost: $ 30.00
Taking the nation by storm Kym Goldup-Graham, is stitching up a storm with her original collection of rulers. She invented them to save you time and stress whether you sew, quilt, applique or embroider! Join her and us for this two day sewing and embroidery event!

Cost: $ 219.00
277 Hebron Ave
Glastonbury, CT
860-633-0721
196 Boston Post Rd
Orange, CT
203-878-1654
995 Queen St
Southington, CT
860-793-6639