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Glastonbury Location
Store Hours

860-633-0721
Orange Location
Store Hours

203-878-1654
Southington Location
Store Hours

860-793-6639

Glastonbury Classes


Peek-a-Gnome (Wall Hanging or Placemat) - Tuesday, November 12 & December 3

No home should be without a Gnome!! Come join us and make yourself a wall hanging or placemats and add a little character to make you smile

Peek-a-Gnome (Wall Hanging or Placemat) - Tuesday, November 12 & December 3

No home should be without a Gnome!! Come join us and make yourself a wall hanging or placemats and add a little character to make you smile

Earn Your PHD - Glastonbury - Wednesday 11/13 & 12/11, 10am-5pm

Bring in those half-finished projects sitting in your closet collecting dust and work on them. Get those Projects Half Done FINISHED once and for all while working alongside your fellow sewists who have them too! We are available to assist with those tough spots you can't get through.

Nov 15
Girl's Night Out - Glastonbury - Friday, November 15, 5pm-10pm
Nov 16
*Stitchers Garden - Glastonbury - Saturday, November 16, 10:30am-12:30pm
Nov 18
Twister Gnomes - Glastonbury - Monday, October 28 & November 28

Classes


Classes in Glastonbury


Enhance your quilting with rulers! Participants of this class will use a pre-printed rulerwork panel and quilt it step by step, along with lots of tips and tricks!

Cost: $ 75.00
Pay $10 for the first kit and get the rest free if you: complete your block, arrive on time, and stay for the presentation. Learn lots of patchwork pointers, get acquainted with the latest quilting tools, meet wonderful people, and make a special quilt. Come check out what the new year will bring.

Cost: $ 10.00
Do you have Floriani Total Control U software? Have questions? Need help? Want to get the most from your software? Melissa will show you how fun and rewarding editing and digitizing embroidery designs can be.

Cost: $ 25.00
Join us for a monthly adventure using your Go! Fabric cutter. Learn tips and techniques to get the most our of your fabric and machine.

Cost: $ 20.00
It has been revealed! Join Marsha on a quilting adventure one block at a time. Pay $10 for the first kit and get the rest free if you: complete your block, arrive on time, and stay for the presentation. Learn lots of patchwork pointers, get acquainted with the latest quilting tools, meet wonderful people, and make a special quilt.

Cost: $ 10.00
Join us for this great, 12-month Block of the Month. It's a beautiful, appliqued quilt that feetures different presser feet and attachments each month. Every month you will receive a pattern and a two-hour class that will start with a demonstration and end with a hands-on session. Store staff will help you pick out your fabrics, so you can personalize and complete your quilt.

Cost: $ 125.00
This club meets monthly. Monthly meetings and a holiday gathering. 1 year free with purchase of your new sewing machine at Close To Home. All machine sewers are welcome. Continue learning about your machine and using features. In November, reduce, reuse, recycle - help Mother Nature - by making these cute and useful zipper pouches! Great for Halloween treats! Or whimsical favors for parties!! Yes, once you learn the technique you can use all types of bags, potato chip bags, Dorito bags...you get the idea.

Cost: $ 20.00
Come make this whimsical neighborhood made from a traditional Dresden plate. (Mini quilt) 24x24

Cost: $ 45.00
Bring in those half-finished projects sitting in your closet collecting dust and work on them. Get those Projects Half Done FINISHED once and for all while working alongside your fellow sewists who have them too! We are available to assist with those tough spots you can't get through.

Cost: $ 10.00
Learn new embroidery techniques with this monthly class. Join us in November and make a cute gift card holder.

Cost: $ 20.00
Friday night sewing parties = Great fun, serious snacking and sewing. Bring a sewing machine, lots of projects and dinner. Space is limited, sign up early.

Cost: $ 10.00
Rent our long arm. Free is based on the size of your quilt rather than time.

Learn what creates beautiful embroidery: proper hooping, correct stabilizers, needles, bobbin and embroidery threads, digitized designs, software options and more. It's free if you purchased your machine at Close to Home, other inquiries are welcome.

Cost: $ 150.00
FREE if you bought your machine from Close to Home. Learn to master your sewing machine. Stitching, threads, and operation of your sewing machine. You WILL learn something here.

Cost: $ 250.00
FREE if you bought your machine from Close to Home. Learn to master your sewing machine. Stitching, threads, and operation of your sewing machine. You WILL learn something here.

Cost: $ 250.00
No home should be without a Gnome!! Come join us and make yourself a wall hanging or placemats and add a little character to make you smile

Cost: $ 39.99
Want to use your Dresden Ruler in a different way? Join Pat for her creative use of this tool.

Cost: $ 49.00
Sew up some Gnomey Fun! Make this cute table runner using the Lil'Twister ruler.

Cost: $ 35.00
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