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Klum House Workshop

3808 North Williams Avenue

#132

Portland, OR 97227

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Refund Policy

Refunds up to 7 days before event

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Level: Beginner
No prior sewing experience needed.

This class is part 3 of the Sew Like a Boss Series. Take 1 class or all 3 for a $53 discount on the whole series!

In this 3 hour, beginner-friendly sewing workshop. You'll learn to sew a waxed canvas + leather Woodland Dopp kit, the perfect travel companion to carry all of your personal items. This zippered pouch is durable, water resistant, and spacious enough to carry all of your essentials. You'll leave with a handsome finished bag, ready to continue your travels in style. And the best part is, you made it from start to finish with your own two hands!

SKILLS LEARNED

- How to sew a zipper
- How to create a boxy pouch
- How to insert a liner
- How set metal rivets
- Working with waxed canvas





Sew Like a Boss

The 3-part SEW LIKE A BOSS beginner sewing series is designed to make learning how to sew fun & easy for everyone! From sewing newbies who have never touched a sewing machine, to folks who are looking to strengthen their existing skillset & dive into bag making.

Take one class or all three for $53 less than taking each class individually!

Sign Up for The Series - $175




Class 1: RULE YOUR SEWING MACHINE 101 - 2 hrs

  • Unlock your creative sewing potential & learn to sew like a boss by gaining a thorough understanding of your sewing machine in this illuminating workshop.

Sign Up for Just Sewing 101 - $48


Class 2: RULE BAG MAKING WITH THE PORTSMITH TOTE - 2.5 hrs

  • Learn to sew a durable everyday tote made with rugged waxed canvas and timeless leather straps featuring a unique envelope bottom. Made by you bragging rights!

Sign Up for Just Portsmith Tote - $105


Class 3: RULE ZIPPERS WITH THE WOODLAND DOPP KIT - 3 hrs

  • Learn tips & tricks to sew a zipper into a lined pouch to create an easy-sew boxy zipper pouch with bragging rights! This classic waxed canvas dopp kit features leather details and a brass zipper.

Sign up for Just Woodland Dopp Kit - $75




More InfoSew Like A Boss Sewing 101

Class 1: RULE YOUR SEWING MACHINE 101

Unlock your creative sewing potential & learn to sew like a boss by gaining a thorough understanding of your sewing machine in this illuminating workshop.

Take this class as part of Sew Like a Boss Series or just on its own! $53 discount on the whole series!

Experience aha moments as you master trouble-shooting, understand thread tension, learn the in's + out's of your machine & grasp problem-solving techniques that will turn on lightbulbs & fill holes in your knowledge base. You will leave empowered with new skills & a thorough understanding of the sewing machine that will open up new doors for you to push your creative limits with sewing.

Skills Learned

- Learn how to operate your sewing machine with confidence
- Learn what all the knobs + buttons mean on your machine
- Gain a thorough understanding of thread tension
- Understand the design & mechanics of the machine to allow yourself the highest possible ability for experimentation & creativity
- Understand skipped stitches
- Understand how & when to use different key presser feet
- Learn about essential sewing tools




Sew Like A Boss Portsmith Tote

Class 2: RULE BAG MAKING WITH THE PORTSMITH TOTE


Learn to sew a durable everyday tote made with rugged waxed canvas and timeless leather straps featuring a unique envelope bottom. Made by you bragging rights!

This class is part 2 of the Sew Like a Boss Series. Take 1 class or all 3 for a $53 discount on the whole series!

Level 1 Sewing Class: No prior sewing experience needed.

This tote was designed with YOU in mind— It’s a completely beginner-friendly bag with an amazing pay-off. In just 2.5 hours, not only will you go home with a tote you made with your own two hands, you'll also learn indispensable bag sewing tips for handling heavy-weight fabric & learn how to attach leather handles!

Features

- Capacity. 11.5" H x 12.5" W x 5" D
- Quality Materials. Real leather straps
- Durable. Waxed canvas is water resistant
- Rugged. Built to withstand being loaded down with a laptop & school books.
- Flat square base ideal for carrying books and groceries. Extra reinforced base layer.
- Beautifully Designed. Open top that’s easy to throw stuff in. Unique envelop base construction.

Skills Learned

- Sewing with heavyweight waxed canvas on a home machine
- Sewing an envelope base
- Attaching leather straps with metal hardware
- Constructing a bag




Sew Like A Boss Woodland Dopp Kit

Class 3: RULE ZIPPERS WITH THE WOODLAND DOPP KIT

Make your own travel gear & gifts! Create an easy-sew boxy zipper pouch with bragging rights!

Take just this class or all 3 in the Sew Like a Boss Series for a $53 discount on the whole series!

In this 2.5-hour, beginner-friendly sewing workshop. You'll learn to sew a waxed canvas + leather Woodland Dopp kit, the perfect travel companion to carry all of your personal items. This zippered pouch is durable, water-resistant, and spacious enough to carry all of your essentials. You'll leave with a handsome finished bag, ready to continue your travels in style. And the best part is, you made it from start to finish with your own two hands!

Skills Learned

- How to sew a zipper
- How to create a boxy pouch
- How to insert a liner
- How set metal rivets
- Working with waxed canvas

Features

- 10 oz waxed canvas exterior
- 12 oz natural canvas liner
- Real leather details
- Brass zipper & leather pull
- 14" H x 13" L x 4" D




FAQs

Where are you located?

We are Located inside the Hub Building at 3808 N Williams Ave #132, in the hallway corridor (we do not have a sidewalk storefront). When you get there, enter through the HUB BUILDING door on N Williams with the Klum House Workshop sign above it. Walk down the hall & take a left. You will see the Klum House Workshop sign hanging right above our door.


What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event?

We are a 15 minute drive from downtown Portland, or take the 44 bus to N Vancouver & Beech. *Please note: We have street parking, so please try to come a few minutes early to allow yourself ample time to find parking.


What can I bring to the event?

We suggest bringing a closed top water bottle & any diet specific food if you think you’ll need it. We provide all tools & materials for this workshop.


How can I contact the organizer with any questions?

Please email info@klumhouse.com or call 971-225-0048


What's the refund policy?

  • We require at least 7 days notice prior to the start of class to cancel for a full refund.
  • We require at least 72 hours notice prior to the start of class to rebook for a later class.
  • Full payment for class is due at time of sign up in order to secure your spot in class.
  • No shows forfeit any refund or rebook.
  • If Klum House cancels a class that you registered for, you are entitled to either a cash refund or a rebook to a later class.
  • If you transfer your registration to another class with a higher price, you are subject to pay the difference.
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Klum House Workshop

3808 North Williams Avenue

#132

Portland, OR 97227

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Refund Policy

Refunds up to 7 days before event

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