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Tuffet Retreat

Everyone loves a Tuffet!  Fun Gift! Fabulous "Custom" Furniture!

Tuffets are a beautiful accent to any home and fit with any decor.
Join us at The Quilt Corner for a weekend retreat and create a beautiful one of a kind Tuffet!

We will be teaching how to make a Square or Round Tuffet!

Square Tuffet with Kaffe fabrics

They make great gifts for special occasions including weddings, new babies, anniversaries or just because.
Let your imagination run wild and create that one-of-a-kind conversation piece for your home or for someone else.

Friday, April 12 (6pm - til)  through Saturday, April 13, 2017 (9am - 4pm)
Skill Level: Confident Beginner

Please see the supply list below.  

The following should be purchased, either online, or in the shop, before class.


FRIDAY  .... 
Arrive Friday between 5-6 pm and sew thru till 11pm/Midnight (or whenever you feel like stopping!)

We ask that you bring a potluck finger food and we will all share in a fun supper before beginning sewing.  Sweet & Savory both welcome!  We usually have about 10 people at the retreat.

Continental Breakfast - courtesy of The Quilt Corner 
Saturday morning we will start back up with breakfast and sewing at 9:00 am and we will sew until 4pm. (Most people should be able to complete their tuffets in this time, we will schedule an additional Tuffet Finishing Day for those who don't finish at the retreat.

Saturday Lunch .. B.Y.O.B. (bring your own bag)
Or enjoy leftovers from Friday's feast!  One thing is for sure ... this is the south and you know we will have great eats and plenty of it!

Skill Level: beginner
Skill Details: Advanced Beginner

You will need for the retreat:

Fabric Requirements based on the style of Tuffet you choose to make

Basic Sewing Supplies including:

  • Straight Pins
  • Rotary cutter with a sharp blade and cutting mat
  • *Add-A-Quarter Ruler - 12 in works best
  • Sewing machine in good working order with a zigzag stitch
  • Sewing Thread to Coordinate with most of your fabrics
  • Sharp 5 inch embroidery type scissors
  • Tuffet Finishing Kit - Pre-order from The Quilt Corner
  • Finger Food for Friday night's Potluck
  • Instructor: Aunt Mag
    Instructor Bio: Aunt Mag a.k.a. Margaret Chair

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    Included Materials



    This class cannot be purchased online. Please contact the store for more information.