Holiday Gift-Giving Classes

Ever struggle with gift ideas for the holidays? Well now you can join our fabulous teachers here at Hart’s Fabric for some Holiday Gift Sewing Classes that will make you a favorite among your friends and family. Nothing says the Holidays quite like giving a hand made, one-of-a-kind gift. Choose from any of the following classes for a fun Holiday Experience.

We have classes for bit Kids and Adults so make sure to check out the Kids Classes too!

Holiday Circle Skirt: Beginning & Intermediate Fashion Sewing

Holiday Skirt Sewing Class

Learn the tips and tools to successful apparel sewing while making a beautiful and versatile circle skirt. This class is perfect for students that want to explore the world of patterns and clothing construction. By the end of the class you will have this wonderful skirt to wear to your Holiday Party or to give as an impressive gift. You’ll be surprised how impressed your friends and family are by you great sewing skills! Make a bunch for all the girls in your family. 






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Kid’s Sewing Camp: Learn to Sew!

We are so excited to add Kid’s Sewing Camps to our class schedule this summer! Get your kids off the couch and into the creative spirit with our beginner and intermediate sewing camps!  These classes are great for kids and teens from 9-15. If your little one is younger, please inquire for more information.


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Katrina’s Teacher Bio

IMG_2213Katrina is not only a great instructor here at Harts fabric, she is also a fabric buyer for our store. She has her degree in fashion design and pattern making and has a vast knowledge of different types of sewing from fashion to quilting. She has a ton of experience working will all sorts of sewing machines from you basic machine to embroidery and all the in’s and out’s of sergers. She makes great patterns for her classes and has a fun and hands on teaching style. She is one of the bloggers here on hart’s blog and has shared so many fun and easy tutorials. When you take a class with Katrina you are sure to walk away with a ton of new sewing knowledge!

Announcing Beginning Box Cushion Upholstry Class with Becky Carter!


One of the most common upholstery projects that we get coming through our store is the box cushion. Box cushions are the perfect way to add some padding to benches, chests and stools to make them comfortable and cute to sit on. Our new class taught by upholstery pro, Becky Carter, will teach you how to make this versatile project.

In this two-session class, you will be learning how to sew “boxed” cushions for upholstery. Step by step, we will be cutting foam to fit, patterning the fabric, learning how to integrate piping or custom details, and sewing in a zipper. Learn how to make cushions of all shapes and sizes, including using the right materials for the job. Materials included, but you must bring your own machine! Basic machine sewing skills necessary.


This class begins on February 25th and is offered again beginning March 20th.  Space is limited in these classes so sign up today in-store, online or over the phone.

Introducing: New teacher Annie

ANNIE      Hello! My name is Annie Geranios and I love fashion and teaching! I started sewing on my own when I was 13 and always loved making my own clothes. I also have an obsession with vintage clothing and  styles. After graduating high school at San Lorenzo High, I decided to go to West Valley College in Saratoga, to learn all that I could about fashion design and construction.  After three years of college I started working at Hart’s Fabric and wanted to teach crafty individuals how to sew and make clothing.

For my first class I will be teaching Intro to Zippers,  starting on  Sunday February 17th from 12-3. So get ready to Sew and have fun!


Skill Building: Intro to Upholstery Class at Harts!

Intro to Upholstery

Time to change out the worn-out fabric on that beloved antique? This four-week course with Becky Carter covers the fundamentals of upholstery, including what tools to use, stretching and stapling fabric, making and using piping, picking the right materials for the job, tufting, and sewing for upholstery. Leaving the class, you will feel confident to practice simple-to-moderate upholstery projects yourself at home. You will start out by practicing making a basic slip seat on the first day, and then spend the remaining classes working on your own simple re-upholstery project with the tutelage and close guidance of the instructor. Materials are included for the slip seat project (in the first session), but not for your personal re-upholstery piece. Class capacity is limited to 5.

Sign up today online, in-store or by phone. This class begins February 20th, and space is limited, so don’t delay!