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Sewing Birthday Parties


  •     All parties are for children ages 6 and up, The ages of everyone will affect the complexity of the zipper pouch.
  •     Party will be decorated with our decorations. If you want to bring your own themed décor you can come 15 minutes early to decorate. Please let us know this in advance. Any outside vendors must be approved in advance.
  •     All parties are 2.5 hours.
  •     30 minutes is dedicated to birthday desert/drink that are provided by you.
  •     Everyone will use the same fabric picked out ahead of time by the birthday girl/ boy. If you would like everyone to pick their own fabric, please see the design add on.
  •     Due to limited space and our retail store being open the party is limited to the party guests and immediate family members. The group of children can be dropped off as well.
  •     All fees are due at time of booking

Small Birthday Party Package (Up to 4 people) - $200 – 1 teacher

Medium Birthday Party Package (5-8 people) - $250 -2 teachers

Large  Birthday Party Package (9-12 people)- $325 -3 teachers

Theme Party ADD-ONS: each add on is an additional $25 fee. 

NEON GLOW PARTY THEME ADD-ON - Glow in the Dark Decor Provided | Black light sewing | Glow Themed Fabric Used |  Add $25 to any basic party package

SLEEPOVER THEME ADD-ON – Instead of a zipper pouch everyone will make a pillowcase and eye mask. This fabric will be chosen by the birthday girl/boy ahead of time. | Add $25 to any basic package

DESIGN THEME ADD-ON – Every child will pick their fabric for the zipper pouch. There will also be time to learn the machine. There will not be time for food/drink with this add on. | Add $25 to any basic package.





Private Parties

Get everyone together and have a fun night sewing! – NO EXPERIENCE REQUIRED

4-8 people – 2 hours – $40 a person

*included fabric and supplies to make a zipper pouch
This is not like a private lesson. These are set up for people that just want to have a fun night sewing. Most cutting and directions are done for them by instructors. 

No experience needed. Invite friends, co-workers, family or neighbors. We will provide machines unless you have your own. BYOB- bring beverages and snacks for a fun social night at Five Eighth Seams

Private Lessons

1 on 1 private   $50/ hour 
semi  private  (2-3 people) $35/ hour per person
If you have a group 4 or more, it will be treated like a class and $12.50  per person per hour.  Classes that are lecture heavy and not projects like Just the basics is $15 an hour.  Private lessons are different then private parties as they do not provide fabric or materials for the lesson. 

Upcoming Classes

Know How May Classes

Cost: $ Free

These classes come free with any machine over $1000. These classes make it easy for you to learn your machine on your pace. They are 1 on 1 classes.

*Just the Basics - Adults

Cost: $ 30

The class is perfect for anyone interested in learning how to sew, have never had formal instruction, or are new to machine sewing.

Pillow with Piping & Zipper

Cost: $ 50

Zippered Pillow Cover with Piping (4 hours) Don't want to spend $80+ on pillows for your home? No one does! For under $20 in materials, you can make your own professional-looking pillow covers using fabrics of your choice! During this class you'll learn how to make and install your own piping on a pillow cover and finish it off with an invisible zipper. Take home a handout so you can make more on your own. Come find out how simple it is! Bring your sewing machine, notions, regular zipper foot, invisible zipper foot (if you have one), and a pillow form. Fabric, zippers, and cording can be purchased during class. *Must have taken Sewing 101 or have sewing experience.