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Sew Sturdy: Home Organizers (DVD)

Sew versatile storage solutions that make your home more organized! Create a charming set of lidded nesting baskets and a handy, catch-all caddy.

What You Get

  • DVD with 8 video lessons
  • Full-color, printed reference materials booklet
  • Hours of close-up instruction
  • Includes closed captioning

Class Overview

Get organized with home storage that features the best of both fun style and fabulous functionality! Join expert and designer Annie Unrein as she shows you how to sew organizers for a beautiful, handmade way to keep track of knickknacks, notions and anything else that might fit. Take the fuss out of working with multiple layers using Annie’'s tricks for sewing through layered fabric and stabilizer. Then, quilt fabric pieces and combine them with zippers and pockets for sturdy, standing organizers. You’ll also get insider tricks for working with bias binding and learn how to seamlessly join binding for a polished look. Plus, customize your organizers to meet your needs with labels, handles, lids and more!

Lesson Breakdown

1. Nesting Baskets: Getting Started
Meet expert quilter and designer Annie Unrein as she highlights the skills and projects covered in class. Then start working on a charming set of nesting baskets! Get detailed advice on choosing the best fabrics and stabilizer, and learn Annie's methods for cutting perfect circles and making sturdy side handles.
2. Nesting Baskets: Construction
3. Starting the Catch-All Caddy
4. Catch-All Caddy: Components
5. Catch-All Caddy: Inner Dividers
6. Catch-All Caddy: Pockets & Binding
7. Catch-All Caddy: Assembly
8. Catch-All Caddy: Binding & Finishing

Recommended with this product

  • Strapping as listed in class materials
  • Clover Wonder Clips 10ct
  • Handbag zipper

Taught by

Annie Unrein
Annie Unrein
Annie Unrein is an expert quilter, pattern designer and teacher. Her quilts and designs have appeared in publications such as Fons & Porter's Love of Quilting, Quilt, and Memory Makers magazines. She also created ByAnnie's Soft and Stable™, a product that adds body, stability and professional finish to purses, bags and home decor.