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Month Ahead: Sewing classes, Bead show for crafters and quilters

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There are a variety of sewing classes and events in May. If you need some time to yourself or want to work on some unfinished projects, Quilter’s Connection has open sewing two days a week. New sewists can learn how to sew pajamas at Berry Patch Fabrics. Shoppers looking for bargains can visit Flea Harvey’s market. Get the scoop on these events below.

May 3: Friday ‘Sit N Sew’
Quilter’s Connection hosts ‘Sit N Sew’ every Monday and Friday. Bring your sewing machine and work on your sewing projects from 10 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Quilter’s Connection is located at 9658 Plano Road, Dallas, TX 75238. Visit their website for more details.

May 9: Beginner’s Sewing
Berry Patch Fabrics is offering a beginner's sewing class which will teach how to make a pair of pajama pants. This class will also teach about notions and tools, how to use a sewing machine and how to read a pattern. This class meets in two 3-hour sessions, May 9 and 16, from 6 p.m.-9 p.m. Berry Patch Fabrics is located at 4913 S. Hulen St., Fort Worth, TX 76132. Visit their website for more details.

May 11: Flea Harvey's 2013
This Urban flea market occurs every 2nd Saturday of each month. It features eclectic art, antiques, Vintage, collectibles, handmade jewelry and other odd finds. Flea Harvey’s market is opened from 11 a.m.-5 p.m. and is located at Lee Harvey’s, 1807 Gould, Dallas, TX. Visit their Facebook page for more details.

May 27: Bead Trunk Show
Quilter’s Connection will host a Bead show from Noon-5 p.m. Bead categories will include Czech, Semi- Precious Stones and Pearls. Bead expert Paul Ajzenman will be on hand all day to answer questions and help you with your bead projects whether it is quilting, beading, or jewelry. Quilter’s Connection is located at 9658 Plano Road, Dallas, TX 75238. Visit their website for more details.




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