What is Accouters?

"Accouters - from the verb to accoutre (orig. mid-16th century French accoutrer) to clothe or equip, typically in something noticeable or impressive."


Our 1,500 square foot educational facility is designed for a wide array of sewing, knitting, garment construction and other fiber arts programs held by local and national educators. The facility is also available to outside groups for their own activities.


"No Side Seam Pants" Workshop
with Janet Dapson


"No Side Seam" Pants

October 4, 2014
9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

ASG members - $55.00
Nonmembers - $65.00

McCall's pattern #6571 and lunch are included with registration fee.


Sponsored by the Kalamazoo Chapter of the American Sewing Guild (ASG)

Make a pair of pants..no side seams, elastic waist...perfectly fit in tissue to YOUR body! Janet Dapson, Fabrications owner and certified Palmer-Pletsch instructor, will lead workshop participants in fitting and constructing a fabulous pair of pants. Make one pair at the workshop; make many more in your sewing studio.


Join with sewing friends in the fabulous Accouters fiber arts venue located at Fabrications. Class size is limited, so sign up now!

Register on-line or by mail.

Click here to download the mail in registration. Or stop in at Fabrications to pick up a form.

Click here to register online.


The supply list will be provided upon registration.

Questions? E-mail Brenda Petrow (ASG Kalmazoo Chapter President) or call Janet at Fabrications, 269-629-0190.


Traveling from out of town to attend class? Here are places to stay.
Comfort Inn - Plainwell, MI
Comfort Inn - Kalamazoo, MI