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At Kimberbell?s one-day machine embroidery event, your customers will create up to six seasonal projects for their autumn celebrations. First, attendees will stitch a Harvest Linen Table Runner with pumpkins, acorns, and lovely leaves of Applique Glitter, then make four coordinating Napkin Rings in a single hooping! Registration deadline is July 15, 2022.

Cost: $ 149.99
It?s a Star Spangled Celebration embroidery event to honors hometown heroes and expresses gratitude to military veterans, while we celebrate the USA Your Kimberbell Event project kit has everything you need to make three exclusive event projects: Home of the Brave Pennant, All-American Celebration Tote, and Sweet Liberty Mug Rug . It?s a celebration of red, white, and blue with Kimberbell and you! This event will officially be retired soon! Don?t miss out! Registration deadline is June 2, 2022.

Cost: $ 139.99
Learn to work with vinyl, mesh, zippers and more while completing this quick and easy lightweight bag. Class Fee includes printed pattern, foam, zipper, vinyl, mesh to complete the project. Simply add fabrics and thread of choice.

Cost: $ 29.99
Stitch a heat, or cold, resistant bowl cozy in class. You?ll find out how quick and easy these are to make in just a few hours. This ?bowl cozy? allows you to safely pull hot bowls out of the microwave, protecting your fingers and helping to prevent spills. The class fee includes precut fabric, microwave safe batting and printed instructions. Kids, seniors and other family members will appreciate this addition to the kitchen!

Cost: $ 10.00
Join us for this quick and easy table runner, completed in under 2 hours, start to finish. Once you've learned the basic technique, you'll want to make one for every holiday or season.

Cost: $ 15.00
This is the perfect class for anyone interested in learning to sew, even if you have limited experience. It's also a great project for mom & me, grandmom & me, even dad & me.

Cost: $ 20.00
Club meetings are FREE for American Sewing Guild members. Guests may attend two meetings before joining ASG. In person meetings will return March, 2022. The premier sewing organization, the American Sewing Guild (ASG) was founded in 1978 for the purpose of preserving and promoting the sewing arts through sewing education and activities for sewing enthusiasts of all ages and skill levels. A nonprofit organization, ASG is supported through membership and it committed to its mission of advancing sewing as a art and life skill.

Cost: $ FREE
Join us for a monthly gathering learning to make pillowcases and sharing in the experience of giving back to our local community. Completed pillowcases in Delaware are donated to AI duPont Children's Hospital and Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, where Cases for Smiles began.

Cost: $ FREE
Our 2022 Days for Girls program will be IN PERSON both daytime and evening, limited to 6 attendees per session (at this time). Turning Periods Into Pathways. Days for Girls increases access to education by shattering stigmas and limitations for women and girls. Together, we're creating a world with dignity, health, and opportunity for all. With your help, we can reach Every Girl. Everywhere. Period.

Cost: $ FREE
NICU Helping Hands Angel Gown Program began because they recognized there was an overwhelming need for better support for families who lost a baby. Their Angel Gown Program provides comfort for bereaved families through the gift of a beautiful custom made gown for final photos and for burial services.There is no greater gift that can be given to a grieving family than affirming the importance of the life of their child by offering this simple gift. We are hosting an ongoing Angel Gowns Sewing Day on the 1st Wednesday of each month, from 1:30 until 4:30, immediately following our American Sewing Guild meeting. Join Lynette Piereth and learn about joining our in store Angel Gowns sewers.

Cost: $ FREE
For 2022, our class series will be offered either in person at 2:00 pm or virtually at 6:00 pm EST (virtual classes will be recorded and accessible via a private YouTube channel). All SNC models will be welcomed but some techniques may be geared more toward the DX models. Machines purchased from Sew What! inc. eligible for class at a discounted rate of $29.99. Please call 302.397.8091 for discounted registration.

Cost: $ 39.99
The Diamond State Stitchers, Delaware?s Chapter of The Smocking Arts Guild of America (SAGA), invites you to become a part of our informative and educational international organization.

Cost: $ FREE
Fire up the grill, cause it's time for some Red, White & BBQ! At Kimberbell's four-hour machine embroidery Spark Event, you'll cook up two projects perfect for a backyard barbecue. First, stitch the Red, White & BBQ Oven Mitt design on a Charcoal Oven Mitt Blank, then go ?hog wild? with our BBQ Pig Apron! Start by choosing between the flag and rocket options, then add your black Embroidery Leather pig to our Pinstripe Apron Blank. Full-color instructions guide beginners through every step, while new textures and products are fresh for seasoned embroiderers! With sizzling designs and tasteful techniques, Red, White & BBQ is summer fun for everyone. Registration deadline is May 4, 2022.

Cost: $ 89.99
Our staff are hoping you and yours enjoy the long weekend. Keep an eye out for an email with an online discount code.

Cost: $ FREE
Class is now being offered via Zoom. Class kits for 2022 can be shipped. Join us each month for an exclusive project from Kimberbell. Class fee includes the fabric kit and stabilizer Receive you digital dealer design directly from Kimberbell along with the directions. Presented via ZOOM on the 1st Saturday of each month and recorded so you can watch and rewatch! Full year registration discounted. Please call the store to register at the discounted rate.

Cost: $ 59.99
Sewing Machine Introduction Class Fee of $199.99 waived if machine purchased from Sew What! Inc. Kit Fee of $15.00 applies. Please call to register.

Cost: $ 214.99
Decorative Stitching Class Fee of $199.99 waived if machine purchased from Sew What! Inc. Kit Fee of $15.00 applies. Please call to register.

Cost: $ 214.99
Embroidery Basics Class Fee of $299.99 waived if machine purchased from Sew What! Inc. Kit Fee of $20.00 applies. Please call to register.

Cost: $ 319.99
Join Janet in making a 3 yard quilt, completely quilted and bound, in this multi week class. You'll find out how fast, fun, and easy the patterns from Fabric Cafe are completed with spectacular results.

Cost: $ 150.00
Learn the basic operation of your serger.

Cost: $ 219.99
Rolled Hem, Flatlock, Specialty Threads. This is a creative class and NOT an owner's class.

Cost: $ 59.99
Learn how to thread for and use coverstitch

Cost: $ 199.99
Join us the 3rd Saturday of each month for our Floriani Total Control U lessons , available in person or remote as of January, 2022.

Cost: $ 19.99

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We are CLOSED Memorial Day Weekend

Our staff are hoping you and yours enjoy the long weekend. Keep an eye out for an email with an online discount code.

We are CLOSED Memorial Day Weekend

Our staff are hoping you and yours enjoy the long weekend. Keep an eye out for an email with an online discount code.

Red White & BBQ - A New Kimberbell Certified Machine Embroidery Spark Event - Private Facebook Virtual only

Fire up the grill, cause it's time for some Red, White & BBQ! At Kimberbell's four-hour machine embroidery Spark Event, you'll cook up two projects perfect for a backyard barbecue. First, stitch the Red, White & BBQ Oven Mitt design on a Charcoal Oven Mitt Blank, then go ?hog wild? with our BBQ Pig Apron! Start by choosing between the flag and rocket options, then add your black Embroidery Leather pig to our Pinstripe Apron Blank. Full-color instructions guide beginners through every step, while new textures and products are fresh for seasoned embroiderers! With sizzling designs and tasteful techniques, Red, White & BBQ is summer fun for everyone. Registration deadline is May 4, 2022.

May 30
We are CLOSED Memorial Day Weekend
May 31
New Owners 1: Sewing Machine Introduction
Jun 1
Sewing Basics: Pillowcase

To adequately prepare for classes and events, we ask that you please register at least 2 weeks prior to the start date.  Your space in class will not be held withhout payment.  Each class has a minimum, and maximum, number of students and may fill, or be cancelled, prior to your payment.

If a
minimum number of students is not met, you will be notified, and your class fees refunded, at least 1 week prior to the class start date.  If you need to cancel cancel, please call the store at least 1 week prior to class for a full refund. No refunds of class or kit fees will be issued for cancellations under 1 week before the class start date. No shows will forfeit class and kit fees.


Upon registration you will be emailed a list of supplies needed for the class. All supplies should be purchased prior to class. Classes typically do not include time to purchase supplies. Unless otherwise noted, all supplies are available at Sew What! Inc.  Students will receive a 10% discount on all supplies listed.

We are diligent about enforcing copyright laws; if a book, pattern or embroidery design is required for a class, each student must purchase their own copy. There are no exceptions.

Students should bring their sewing machine with all of the appropriate parts (including the instruction manual, foot control and power cord). Students must be familiar with the basic operation (i.e. winding a bobbin and threading the machine) of their machine for creative classes, and the machine must be in good working condition. Alternatively, a student may pre-register to rent a sewing machine (when avail;able) for creative classes at a rental rate of $15 per class session.  Students who experiences great difficulty with their sewing machine during class may need to rent a machine.

Please be considerate of others. Do not bring children to class, wear heavy perfume or use cell phones during class. Please be prepared to start class on time.  Our doors typically open 30 minutes prior to your class start time to allow you to set up your sewing space. Classes begin and end promptly at the scheduled time.