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Fabric Identification + Care

Wednesday, July 10, 2019 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Registration ended: Friday, July 5

Instructor: Megan Claussen

$20 – $25

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Materials saved from the landfill:
fabrics, garments

Skills you’ll learn:
fabric identification, cleaning + care processes

Whether you are looking to sew a garment from scratch or care for the items you already own, this class is perfect for you! You’ll learn how identify synthetic fabrics (like polyester) and natural fabrics (like wool, cotton and silk) and you’ll discuss the important differences in working with these different materials. Learn about important terminology like knits, woven, and blends and how these relate to sewing from a pattern. Then, the instructor will demonstrate how you should clean, care for, and repair these fabrics / garments to preserve their life. Feel free to bring in a few fabrics or garments that you want to discuss!


Class Policy

Cancellation Policy: Perennial reserves the right to cancel, combine or reschedule classes to adjust for enrollment. If Perennial cancels a class, you may transfer to another class or receive a full refund.

Refund Policy: Notice of withdrawal from a workshop must be made at least 14 days prior to the start of the class. No refunds will be given for withdrawals made after that time. No refunds or credits will be given for classes missed due to illness, personal conflict or other reasons. There are no exceptions to this policy. Please e-mail classes@perennialstl.org if you wish to withdraw from a workshop.


Wednesday, July 10, 2019
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
$20 – $25
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3762 S. Broadway
Saint Louis,MO63118United States


Megan Claussen