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Tuffet Retreat

Have you been wanting to make a tuffet?  Then you will definitely want to join us for this retreat taught by certified teacher, Sylvi Sealy.   This is an awesome opportunity to learn from the best! We are bringing her to Celeste, Texas to teach you to make your own tuffet.   Sylvi helped her students make over 500 tuffets last year.  Check out her Facebook page: sewcolorfulquilts.  Lodging and teacher fee will be $166 + meals and supplies.  Arrival for this retreat is any time after 3 p.m. on Thursday July 14th.

For the order form from Sylvi click here  

For the tuffet supply list click here

For Tuffet panel options click here 

Sylvi requires you purchase her hardware kit to prevent unnecessary complications from any inferior products.  Here are the benefits of her kit:
1.  Furniture grade plywood instead of MDF board for foundation with holes drilled and bolts/nuts included
2.  Top quality SOFA grade foam - will not just give in to weight
3.  Decorative upholstery nails instead of just staples to finish the bottom
4.  Choice of 10-12 tuffet feet to match fabrics & home decor/floors
5.  Special upholstery batting included
6.  Cording included
7.  Use of her professional upholstery tools for assembly during retreat
8.  Sylvi has experience helping over 500 tuffets 

Supplies available from Quilt Mercantile (please pre-order by June 22nd):

Pattern ($28 less 20% store discount) 
additional pre-printed fusible interfacing panels ($16  set)
1 yard fusible woven cotton interfacing ($7.99 yd less 10% store discount)
1 1/4 yd muslin
size 80 machine needles
polyester sewing thread in hundreds of colors ($5.95)
12" add-a-quarter ruler ($9.99)
flower head pins ($5.99 for 50)
marking pens/pencils
blades for rotary cutters--two titanium 45 blades are $11.95

Cost: $ 166.00
Price Includes lodging and teacher fees (additional charges for meals and supplies)