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Citizen Supply: Plant Workshops 11:00 am
Citizen Supply: Plant Workshops @ Citizen Supply
Jan 7 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Citizen Supply: Plant Workshops @ Citizen Supply
Share a drink and an experience like no other with our friends, The Victorian Atlanta, and walk away with some of the most helpful plant care tips you could hope for – from potting to...
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Gnocchi 101 6:30 pm
Gnocchi 101 @ Bellina Alimentari
Jan 8 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Gnocchi 101 @ Bellina Alimentari
With a few simple ingredients and a little muscle you can go from pasta novice to gnocchi master at Bellina Alimentari’s Gnocchi 101 Class. Join us in the art of creating potato-based gnocchi from scratch following our...
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Baking 101 6:00 pm
Baking 101 @ Root Baking Co
Jan 9 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Baking 101 @ Root Baking Co
We will host a small group of ultra-beginners* here at the bakery to learn how to bake at home with sourdough starter. We will cover how to train up a lively starter from scratch, how...
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Anna Bond at Archer Paper Goods 6:00 pm
Anna Bond at Archer Paper Goods @ Archer Paper Goods
Jan 10 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Anna Bond at Archer Paper Goods @ Archer Paper Goods
Join us at Archer Paper Goods to meet Rifle Paper Co.’s co-founder and creative director Anna Bond. Enjoy complimentary sips and snacks while you shop and chat with Anna!
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Topstitch: Intro to Sewing 10:30 am
Topstitch: Intro to Sewing @ Topstitch
Jan 15 @ 10:30 am – 1:30 pm
Topstitch: Intro to Sewing @ Topstitch
Our elastic waist skirt is a great beginner sewing class, introducing you to the world of garment sewing. In this 3-hour class you will learn to sew and make our Topstitch Skirt pattern. You will learn all the basics...
Books & Booze: Small Great Things 7:00 pm
Books & Booze: Small Great Things @ City Winery Atlanta
Jan 15 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Books & Booze: Small Great Things @ City Winery Atlanta
Literature lovers can purchase their copy of the month’s selection today from Posman Books and later bring it to Atlanta’s urban winery to enjoy a spirited discussion among fellow readers. Posman Books’ General Manager Marc...
Gusto di Italia Wine Tasting 7:00 pm
Gusto di Italia Wine Tasting @ Brezza Cucina
Jan 15 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Gusto di Italia Wine Tasting @ Brezza Cucina
Brezza Cucina’s Beverage Director Don Pirone hosts a wine tasting class the second Tuesday of every month, focusing on a different region in Italy. Guests enjoy an interactive learning and tasting experience centered around four...
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Meet the Author: Dianna Williams 6:00 pm
Meet the Author: Dianna Williams @ Posman Books
Jan 17 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Meet the Author: Dianna Williams @ Posman Books
An intriguing and poignant biography about the early life and childhood of Dianna M. Williams of the Dancing Dolls. Dianna is an unusual woman, her childhood story and eventual success even more so. Eldest of...
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Citizen Supply: KMM & Co. Leather Workshops 12:00 pm
Citizen Supply: KMM & Co. Leather Workshops @ Citizen Supply
Jan 19 @ 12:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Citizen Supply: KMM & Co. Leather Workshops @ Citizen Supply
Get some hands-on experience making the leather goods you’ve been seeing in the store. Craft your own custom leather card sleeves and personalized luggage tag (choose between steel cable straps or leather wraps for hanging)....
Drag Queen Story Hour 2:00 pm
Drag Queen Story Hour @ Posman Books
Jan 19 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Drag Queen Story Hour @ Posman Books
Edie Cheezburger joins Posman Books at Ponce City Market once again for Drag Queen Story Hour. Edie will read to children in her own fashion with humor, attitude and LOVE–Help us foster diversity and tolerance!
TopStitch Wardrobe Planning Workshop 3:00 pm
TopStitch Wardrobe Planning Workshop @ Topstitch
Jan 19 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
TopStitch Wardrobe Planning Workshop @ Topstitch
Are you excited for a new year of garment sewing, but not sure where to start? We’ve put together a fun afternoon of wardrobe planning to make the process easier for you and get you...
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Cross-Stitch People Portraits 11:00 am
Cross-Stitch People Portraits @ Topstitch
Jan 20 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Cross-Stitch People Portraits @ Topstitch
Learn the beautiful art of cross stitch in our all levels cross stitch class. In this class, students will learn how to cross stitch following a stitch grid pattern. In class you will be making a...
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Topstitch Learn To Sew 10:30 am
Topstitch Learn To Sew @ Topstitch
Jan 22 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
Topstitch Learn To Sew @ Topstitch
In this class you will learn the basics of sewing while sewing a reusable snack bag. This will include a short overview of the parts of the sewing machine and how to use them, learn...
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Baking 101 6:00 pm
Baking 101 @ Root Baking Co
Jan 23 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Baking 101 @ Root Baking Co
We will host a small group of ultra-beginners* here at the bakery to learn how to bake at home with sourdough starter. We will cover how to train up a lively starter from scratch, how...
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Sketches & Kicks 7:00 pm
Sketches & Kicks @ General Assembly
Jan 24 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Sketches & Kicks @ General Assembly
Sketches & Kicks is a live, silent auction social event where local artists create visual expression by sharing a piece from their sole on sneakers. The event creates a platform where: Artists have an opportunity...
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Advanced Jeans-Making Weekend 5:30 pm
Advanced Jeans-Making Weekend @ Topstitch
Jan 25 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Advanced Jeans-Making Weekend @ Topstitch
In this advanced class students will make either the Closet Case patterns Ginger Jeans or Cashmerette Ames Jeans over the course 3 sessions on a fun-filled jeans-making weekend. For Men, we also offer Thread Theory Quadro Jeans. Class will be begin on...
Likewise Bar & Lounge Launch 7:00 pm
Likewise Bar & Lounge Launch @ Likewise Bar & Lounge
Jan 25 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Likewise Bar & Lounge Launch @ Likewise Bar & Lounge
Come join us in celebrating the launch of Likewise Bar and Lounge! After we thought long and hard about what Citizen Supply needed we came the obvious conclusion … a bar. Jason Jimenez [of Kitchen...
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Financial Hope Book Tour 1:00 pm
Financial Hope Book Tour @ Posman Books
Jan 27 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Financial Hope Book Tour @ Posman Books
Alright, people, are you sick and tired of struggling financially? Do you want to turn your hopeless future into a hope-filled, prosperous financial future? Then you have found the right solution. There’s light at the...
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Topstitch Intro Sewing: Clutch 10:30 am
Topstitch Intro Sewing: Clutch @ Topstitch
Jan 29 @ 10:30 am – 1:30 pm
Topstitch Intro Sewing: Clutch @ Topstitch
This fold-over, zippered clutch is a great intro to sewing project! In this class you will learn all the basics of sewing, including learning the parts of the sewing machine and how to use them,...
Making Backpack w/Topstitch 5:30 pm
Making Backpack w/Topstitch @ TopStitch
Jan 29 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Making Backpack w/Topstitch @ TopStitch
In two sessions* of this 8-hour class, you’ll learn to make the hugely popular Making Backpack by Noodlehead featured in the “Color” Issue of Making Magazine. A perfect carryall for school, work or play. The zipper top and...
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January 19 | 8:30 pm to 9:30 pm

Bucket List Comedy

RoleCall Theater

Open Mic Night at RoleCall Theater hosted by Alyx Libby. Join us every Tuesday night to see some of Atlanta’s best stand-up comics plus YOU! Audience members will have a chance to get on stage and test their jokes. Just sign up with the host between doors open (8PM) and showtime (8:30PM) for a chance to kick off your comedy bucket list.

$10 tickets online/$15 tickets at the door–This is an INDOOR show. Please wear your mask.

Jan
22
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Topstitch Learn To Sew @ Topstitch
Jan 22 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
Topstitch Learn To Sew @ Topstitch

In this class you will learn the basics of sewing while sewing a reusable snack bag. This will include a short overview of the parts of the sewing machine and how to use them, learn how to wind a bobbin, thread the machine. Once you’ve threaded the machine you’ll learn how to cut out your pattern, learn the basics of understanding seam allowance, and straight stitching. We’ll provide the pattern and specific instructions and guide you along the way to make a super cute and functional snack bag. Its simple design is equally simple to make.

Skills you will learn: The skills you will learn in the class are how to understand a sewing machine, the concept of seam allowance and how to sew to a particular seam allowance, how to pin and cut fabric, and how to sew in a straight line.

Skills expected: None, just an open mind.

Materials needed: Two fabric pieces 1/2 yard for each piece (1 interior / 1 exterior). “Fat quarter” size is great! Suitable fabrics are quilting cotton.

Materials provided: Snack bag sewing pattern, a sewing machine, sewing thread, fabric shears, pins, marking tools, an iron and ironing board.

Minimum and max number of people for class: Min 3 / Max 6

Jan
23
Wed
Baking 101 @ Root Baking Co
Jan 23 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Baking 101 @ Root Baking Co

We will host a small group of ultra-beginners* here at the bakery to learn how to bake at home with sourdough starter. We will cover how to train up a lively starter from scratch, how to mix, ferment, shape, and bake your own loaf, and how to best utilize your home oven to produce crusty delicious results. We are limiting class size due to our small space, and to maximize hands-on bench-time with our lovely bakers!

You will take home:

  • A fresh loaf of sourdough that you’ve made!
  • A bit of active starter to keep you baking at home
  • Freshly milled whole wheat flour to feed your starter
  • Information packet including helpful tips and notes from the class
  • Replicable formula for homemade country sourdough bread*This class is intended for folks who have little to no experience with naturally leavened baking. We will cover all basics to build a confident foundation upon which you can explore later, more advanced classes that’ll be offered in forthcoming months! 
Jan
24
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Sketches & Kicks @ General Assembly
Jan 24 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Sketches & Kicks @ General Assembly

Sketches & Kicks is a live, silent auction social event where local artists create visual expression by sharing a piece from their sole on sneakers.
The event creates a platform where:

  1. Artists have an opportunity to promote themselves and be (filled)
  2. Guests can enjoy an evening of musical and visual artistic performances (energy exchange)
  3. Most importantly, guests and artists alike can donate shoes (share love) to the victims of sex trafficking in the Atlanta community.

We request that you bring a pair or two of gently worn sneakers. The sneaker designs will be auctioned upon completion during the event with 50% of the proceeds going to a nonprofit of sex trafficking and 50% to the artists.

Jan
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Advanced Jeans-Making Weekend @ Topstitch
Jan 25 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Advanced Jeans-Making Weekend @ Topstitch

In this advanced class students will make either the Closet Case patterns Ginger Jeans or Cashmerette Ames Jeans over the course 3 sessions on a fun-filled jeans-making weekend. For Men, we also offer Thread Theory Quadro Jeans. Class will be begin on Friday 5:30-8:30 PM and continue Saturday and Sunday 11-5 PM.  Gingers and Ames jeans have a skinny, flattering fit designed for stretch denim. Your instructor will be in touch after you sign up to offer fitting and pre-cutting advice.

Note: To save time and space for your fellow sewists, please cut your pattern out before class. No need to stop by the shop, we will mail it to you approximately two weeks before class!  We encourage you to contact us before class if you need help cutting out your fabric. 

Skills you will learn:

In this class students will learn fitting tips and tricks to get the fit right, learn various seam finishes, learn to sew with a denim needle and thread, learn tidy topstitching, pocket assembly and proper placement, learning to sew a zip or button fly front, how to sew a neat waistband, how to apply rivets and hem your jeans.

Skills expected: This is an advanced class. Please be sure you have experience equivalent to a level-3 class.

Materials needed: Denim for your size (see yardage based on measurements on the back of your pattern), 200 yards of denim topstitching thread. We have Cone Mills stretch denim that is perfect for these jeans.

Materials provided: Ginger or Ames jeans sewing pattern, a zipper or buttons for button fly and rivets, a sewing machine, thread, fabric shears, pins, marking tools, measuring tape and an iron.

Minimum and max number of people for class: Min 2 / Max 6

Likewise Bar & Lounge Launch @ Likewise Bar & Lounge
Jan 25 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Likewise Bar & Lounge Launch @ Likewise Bar & Lounge

Come join us in celebrating the launch of Likewise Bar and Lounge!
After we thought long and hard about what Citizen Supply needed we came the obvious conclusion … a bar.
Jason Jimenez [of Kitchen Six and Homespun] and Ben Richardson [of Cocktail Commons and Staplehouse] have helped us bring this dream to a reality.
All we need now is you! Be the first to taste the menu and enjoy some great company.
It’s gonna be a party ya’ll.

  • Party : 7-11pm [Maybe later]
  • DJ Esmé:  live 8-11pm

Every purchase at Likewise gets you entered to win fun prizes! All are welcome.

Jan
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Financial Hope Book Tour @ Posman Books
Jan 27 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Financial Hope Book Tour @ Posman Books

Alright, people, are you sick and tired of struggling financially? Do you want to turn your hopeless future into a hope-filled, prosperous financial future? Then you have found the right solution. There’s light at the end of the tunnel leading you to a better outlook, and that light is Financial Hope.

You’ve heard the gamut of get-rich-quick schemes, promising riches but delivering false hope and empty bank accounts. If you are ready to stop doing what you’ve always done and start doing something different, then keep reading!

It’s a step-by-step plan for totally transforming your money habits and behaviors.Financial Hope will give you the ability to:

  • Develop a simple plan to get control of your finances – show your money who’s the boss
  • Destroy debt that is killing your dreams – student loans, cars, and everything in between
  • Build a large savings for unexpected events and wealth accumulation

This book will inspire, educate, and empower you to handle money wisely. If you’re looking for hope in your life – financially, relationally, emotionally, physically, and spiritually – then look no further. Meet the author at Posman Books on January 27th!

Jan
29
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Topstitch Intro Sewing: Clutch @ Topstitch
Jan 29 @ 10:30 am – 1:30 pm
Topstitch Intro Sewing: Clutch @ Topstitch

This fold-over, zippered clutch is a great intro to sewing project! In this class you will learn all the basics of sewing, including learning the parts of the sewing machine and how to use them, learn how to wind a bobbin, thread the machine and troubleshoot common issues. You’ll also learn how to cut and pin fabric, learn the basics of understanding seam allowance, straight stitching, sewing curves and corners, and inserting a zipper. We’ll provide the pattern to cut and specific instructions to guide you along the way to make a useful and beautiful clutch.

Skills you will learn: The skills you will learn in the class are how to understand a sewing machine, the concept of seam allowance and how to sew to a particular seam allowance, how to pin and cut fabric, how to sew in a straight line, pivot at corners & how to insert a zipper.

Skills expected: None!

Materials needed: 1/2 yard of fabric each for the Main fabric & Lining. Recommended fabrics include quilting cotton, linen, canvas, chambray. We have several suitable fabrics available for purchase in our shop online & in person.

Materials provided: A sewing machine, coordinating thread, fabric shears, pins, marking tools, measuring tape, an iron, interfacing, and your zipper.

Making Backpack w/Topstitch @ TopStitch
Jan 29 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Making Backpack w/Topstitch @ TopStitch

In two sessions* of this 8-hour class, you’ll learn to make the hugely popular Making Backpack by Noodlehead featured in the “Color” Issue of Making Magazine. A perfect carryall for school, work or play. The zipper top and closure keep things secure. There is also an interior zip pocket and exterior slip pocket. Adjustable straps make it wearable in any season, also features additional top handles. The finished measurements are approximately 11 ½” wide x 15” tall x 5” deep (29 cm x 38 cm x 12 cm). This bag looks fantastic in canvas, twill and especially our unique oilskin from Merchant and Mills.
*Sessions span 1/29 & 1/31

Skills expected: This is an intermediate class. Please be sure you have experience equivalent to a level 2 class.

Skills you will learn: The skills you will learn in this class are inserting zippers neatly, sewing on webbing, sewing in lining and basic hand sewing.

NOTE: To save time and space for your fellow sewists, cut your pattern out before class. We encourage you to stop into the shop before class for help cutting out your fabric if needed. 

Materials needed:

  • 1 yard (1 m) Exterior Fabric
  • 1 yard (1 m) Lining Fabric
  • 3 ½ (3.2 m) yards straight-grain ½” (12 mm) wide double fold binding

Hardware kit provided:

  • two 1 1/2″-wide rectangle rings
  • two 1 1/2″-wide strap sliders
  • 2 1/2 yards 1 1/2″-wide cotton webbing (for straps, etc.)
  • 1 1/8 yards 1″-wide cotton webbing (for handles, etc.)
  • 22″ zipper for top closure (head-to-head YKK metal zipper)
  • 8″ zipper (YKK) for interior zip pocket
  • small leather rectangle for optional front patch
Feb
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Topstitch Beginner Class: Essential Shirt @ Topstitch
Feb 2 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Topstitch Beginner Class: Essential Shirt @ Topstitch

Our essential shirt is a great beginner sewing class, introducing you to the world of garment sewing. In this 4-hour class you will learn to sew and make our Topstitch Essential Shirt pattern. You will learn all the basics of sewing, including learning the parts of the sewing machine and how to use them, learn how to wind a bobbin, thread the machine and troubleshoot common issues. Once you’ve threaded the machine you’ll learn how to cut out your pattern, learn the basics of understanding seam allowance, straight stitching and sewing along curves. We’ll provide the pattern and specific instructions and guide you along the way to make a the shirt. It is a boxy, kimono sleeved pullover. With no fitting challenges and no fiddly closures, it’s a perfect intro project. The pattern and sewing tools included at class. Fabric not included. Please bring 1.5 yards of pre-washed fabric to class. It is best suited for fabrics such as cotton lawn, double gauze, voile or linen. NOTE: Fabric can shrink after washing so you may want a little more than 1.5 yds especially if your fabric has a width less than 50″. Ask a staff member if you’re unsure about your fabric shrinkage.

Skills you will learn: The skills you will learn in the class are how to understand a sewing machine, the concept of seam allowance and how to sew to a particular seam allowance, how to pin and cut fabric, how to sew in a straight line and how to sew curves.

Skills expected: None, just an open mind!

Materials needed: 1.5 yards of pre-washed fabric such as cotton lawn, double gauze, voile or linen.

Materials provided: The Essential shirt sewing pattern, a sewing machine, coordinating thread, fabric shears, pins, marking tools, measuring tape and an iron.

Meet the Author: Meggan Kaiser @ Posman Books
Feb 2 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Meet the Author: Meggan Kaiser @ Posman Books

Are you traveling as often as you’d like? If your answer (like most everybody’s) is “no,” then it’s time to read Everywhere for Nothing: Free Travel for the Modern Nomad. A North GA native, Meggan Kaiser debunks the myth of expensive travel with all the different ways to fly, sleep, sightsee, and eat without spending a dime. There’s no secret to making travel a bigger part of your life, especially when you can do it for free! Find out how, step-by-step, in this fun new book. Meggan will be signing copies of her book on February 2nd, Saturday, from 1 pm – 3 pm.

2021-01-19 20:30:00 2021-01-19 21:30:00 America/New_York Bucket List Comedy Open Mic Night at RoleCall Theater hosted by Alyx Libby. Join us every Tuesday night to see some of Atlanta’s best stand-up comics plus YOU! Audience members will have a chance to get on stage and test their jokes. Just sign up with the host between doors open (8PM) and showtime (8:30PM) for a chance to kick off your comedy bucket list. $10 tickets online/$15 tickets at the door--This is an INDOOR show. Please wear your mask. RoleCall Theater

January 19 | 10:00 pm to 11:00 pm

Game Night Remix

RoleCall Theater

Join us for a game night like you have never played before, led by some crazy improvisers–from classic childhood favorites to Cards Against Humanity. RoleCall takes several game night classics and combines them into one ultimate game. Come ready to play with some of Atlanta’s talented improv actors and enjoy Game Night Remix.

Jan
22
Tue
Topstitch Learn To Sew @ Topstitch
Jan 22 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
Topstitch Learn To Sew @ Topstitch

In this class you will learn the basics of sewing while sewing a reusable snack bag. This will include a short overview of the parts of the sewing machine and how to use them, learn how to wind a bobbin, thread the machine. Once you’ve threaded the machine you’ll learn how to cut out your pattern, learn the basics of understanding seam allowance, and straight stitching. We’ll provide the pattern and specific instructions and guide you along the way to make a super cute and functional snack bag. Its simple design is equally simple to make.

Skills you will learn: The skills you will learn in the class are how to understand a sewing machine, the concept of seam allowance and how to sew to a particular seam allowance, how to pin and cut fabric, and how to sew in a straight line.

Skills expected: None, just an open mind.

Materials needed: Two fabric pieces 1/2 yard for each piece (1 interior / 1 exterior). “Fat quarter” size is great! Suitable fabrics are quilting cotton.

Materials provided: Snack bag sewing pattern, a sewing machine, sewing thread, fabric shears, pins, marking tools, an iron and ironing board.

Minimum and max number of people for class: Min 3 / Max 6

Jan
23
Wed
Baking 101 @ Root Baking Co
Jan 23 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Baking 101 @ Root Baking Co

We will host a small group of ultra-beginners* here at the bakery to learn how to bake at home with sourdough starter. We will cover how to train up a lively starter from scratch, how to mix, ferment, shape, and bake your own loaf, and how to best utilize your home oven to produce crusty delicious results. We are limiting class size due to our small space, and to maximize hands-on bench-time with our lovely bakers!

You will take home:

  • A fresh loaf of sourdough that you’ve made!
  • A bit of active starter to keep you baking at home
  • Freshly milled whole wheat flour to feed your starter
  • Information packet including helpful tips and notes from the class
  • Replicable formula for homemade country sourdough bread*This class is intended for folks who have little to no experience with naturally leavened baking. We will cover all basics to build a confident foundation upon which you can explore later, more advanced classes that’ll be offered in forthcoming months! 
Jan
24
Thu
Sketches & Kicks @ General Assembly
Jan 24 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Sketches & Kicks @ General Assembly

Sketches & Kicks is a live, silent auction social event where local artists create visual expression by sharing a piece from their sole on sneakers.
The event creates a platform where:

  1. Artists have an opportunity to promote themselves and be (filled)
  2. Guests can enjoy an evening of musical and visual artistic performances (energy exchange)
  3. Most importantly, guests and artists alike can donate shoes (share love) to the victims of sex trafficking in the Atlanta community.

We request that you bring a pair or two of gently worn sneakers. The sneaker designs will be auctioned upon completion during the event with 50% of the proceeds going to a nonprofit of sex trafficking and 50% to the artists.

Jan
25
Fri
Advanced Jeans-Making Weekend @ Topstitch
Jan 25 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Advanced Jeans-Making Weekend @ Topstitch

In this advanced class students will make either the Closet Case patterns Ginger Jeans or Cashmerette Ames Jeans over the course 3 sessions on a fun-filled jeans-making weekend. For Men, we also offer Thread Theory Quadro Jeans. Class will be begin on Friday 5:30-8:30 PM and continue Saturday and Sunday 11-5 PM.  Gingers and Ames jeans have a skinny, flattering fit designed for stretch denim. Your instructor will be in touch after you sign up to offer fitting and pre-cutting advice.

Note: To save time and space for your fellow sewists, please cut your pattern out before class. No need to stop by the shop, we will mail it to you approximately two weeks before class!  We encourage you to contact us before class if you need help cutting out your fabric. 

Skills you will learn:

In this class students will learn fitting tips and tricks to get the fit right, learn various seam finishes, learn to sew with a denim needle and thread, learn tidy topstitching, pocket assembly and proper placement, learning to sew a zip or button fly front, how to sew a neat waistband, how to apply rivets and hem your jeans.

Skills expected: This is an advanced class. Please be sure you have experience equivalent to a level-3 class.

Materials needed: Denim for your size (see yardage based on measurements on the back of your pattern), 200 yards of denim topstitching thread. We have Cone Mills stretch denim that is perfect for these jeans.

Materials provided: Ginger or Ames jeans sewing pattern, a zipper or buttons for button fly and rivets, a sewing machine, thread, fabric shears, pins, marking tools, measuring tape and an iron.

Minimum and max number of people for class: Min 2 / Max 6

Likewise Bar & Lounge Launch @ Likewise Bar & Lounge
Jan 25 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Likewise Bar & Lounge Launch @ Likewise Bar & Lounge

Come join us in celebrating the launch of Likewise Bar and Lounge!
After we thought long and hard about what Citizen Supply needed we came the obvious conclusion … a bar.
Jason Jimenez [of Kitchen Six and Homespun] and Ben Richardson [of Cocktail Commons and Staplehouse] have helped us bring this dream to a reality.
All we need now is you! Be the first to taste the menu and enjoy some great company.
It’s gonna be a party ya’ll.

  • Party : 7-11pm [Maybe later]
  • DJ Esmé:  live 8-11pm

Every purchase at Likewise gets you entered to win fun prizes! All are welcome.

Jan
27
Sun
Financial Hope Book Tour @ Posman Books
Jan 27 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Financial Hope Book Tour @ Posman Books

Alright, people, are you sick and tired of struggling financially? Do you want to turn your hopeless future into a hope-filled, prosperous financial future? Then you have found the right solution. There’s light at the end of the tunnel leading you to a better outlook, and that light is Financial Hope.

You’ve heard the gamut of get-rich-quick schemes, promising riches but delivering false hope and empty bank accounts. If you are ready to stop doing what you’ve always done and start doing something different, then keep reading!

It’s a step-by-step plan for totally transforming your money habits and behaviors.Financial Hope will give you the ability to:

  • Develop a simple plan to get control of your finances – show your money who’s the boss
  • Destroy debt that is killing your dreams – student loans, cars, and everything in between
  • Build a large savings for unexpected events and wealth accumulation

This book will inspire, educate, and empower you to handle money wisely. If you’re looking for hope in your life – financially, relationally, emotionally, physically, and spiritually – then look no further. Meet the author at Posman Books on January 27th!

Jan
29
Tue
Topstitch Intro Sewing: Clutch @ Topstitch
Jan 29 @ 10:30 am – 1:30 pm
Topstitch Intro Sewing: Clutch @ Topstitch

This fold-over, zippered clutch is a great intro to sewing project! In this class you will learn all the basics of sewing, including learning the parts of the sewing machine and how to use them, learn how to wind a bobbin, thread the machine and troubleshoot common issues. You’ll also learn how to cut and pin fabric, learn the basics of understanding seam allowance, straight stitching, sewing curves and corners, and inserting a zipper. We’ll provide the pattern to cut and specific instructions to guide you along the way to make a useful and beautiful clutch.

Skills you will learn: The skills you will learn in the class are how to understand a sewing machine, the concept of seam allowance and how to sew to a particular seam allowance, how to pin and cut fabric, how to sew in a straight line, pivot at corners & how to insert a zipper.

Skills expected: None!

Materials needed: 1/2 yard of fabric each for the Main fabric & Lining. Recommended fabrics include quilting cotton, linen, canvas, chambray. We have several suitable fabrics available for purchase in our shop online & in person.

Materials provided: A sewing machine, coordinating thread, fabric shears, pins, marking tools, measuring tape, an iron, interfacing, and your zipper.

Making Backpack w/Topstitch @ TopStitch
Jan 29 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Making Backpack w/Topstitch @ TopStitch

In two sessions* of this 8-hour class, you’ll learn to make the hugely popular Making Backpack by Noodlehead featured in the “Color” Issue of Making Magazine. A perfect carryall for school, work or play. The zipper top and closure keep things secure. There is also an interior zip pocket and exterior slip pocket. Adjustable straps make it wearable in any season, also features additional top handles. The finished measurements are approximately 11 ½” wide x 15” tall x 5” deep (29 cm x 38 cm x 12 cm). This bag looks fantastic in canvas, twill and especially our unique oilskin from Merchant and Mills.
*Sessions span 1/29 & 1/31

Skills expected: This is an intermediate class. Please be sure you have experience equivalent to a level 2 class.

Skills you will learn: The skills you will learn in this class are inserting zippers neatly, sewing on webbing, sewing in lining and basic hand sewing.

NOTE: To save time and space for your fellow sewists, cut your pattern out before class. We encourage you to stop into the shop before class for help cutting out your fabric if needed. 

Materials needed:

  • 1 yard (1 m) Exterior Fabric
  • 1 yard (1 m) Lining Fabric
  • 3 ½ (3.2 m) yards straight-grain ½” (12 mm) wide double fold binding

Hardware kit provided:

  • two 1 1/2″-wide rectangle rings
  • two 1 1/2″-wide strap sliders
  • 2 1/2 yards 1 1/2″-wide cotton webbing (for straps, etc.)
  • 1 1/8 yards 1″-wide cotton webbing (for handles, etc.)
  • 22″ zipper for top closure (head-to-head YKK metal zipper)
  • 8″ zipper (YKK) for interior zip pocket
  • small leather rectangle for optional front patch
Feb
2
Sat
Topstitch Beginner Class: Essential Shirt @ Topstitch
Feb 2 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Topstitch Beginner Class: Essential Shirt @ Topstitch

Our essential shirt is a great beginner sewing class, introducing you to the world of garment sewing. In this 4-hour class you will learn to sew and make our Topstitch Essential Shirt pattern. You will learn all the basics of sewing, including learning the parts of the sewing machine and how to use them, learn how to wind a bobbin, thread the machine and troubleshoot common issues. Once you’ve threaded the machine you’ll learn how to cut out your pattern, learn the basics of understanding seam allowance, straight stitching and sewing along curves. We’ll provide the pattern and specific instructions and guide you along the way to make a the shirt. It is a boxy, kimono sleeved pullover. With no fitting challenges and no fiddly closures, it’s a perfect intro project. The pattern and sewing tools included at class. Fabric not included. Please bring 1.5 yards of pre-washed fabric to class. It is best suited for fabrics such as cotton lawn, double gauze, voile or linen. NOTE: Fabric can shrink after washing so you may want a little more than 1.5 yds especially if your fabric has a width less than 50″. Ask a staff member if you’re unsure about your fabric shrinkage.

Skills you will learn: The skills you will learn in the class are how to understand a sewing machine, the concept of seam allowance and how to sew to a particular seam allowance, how to pin and cut fabric, how to sew in a straight line and how to sew curves.

Skills expected: None, just an open mind!

Materials needed: 1.5 yards of pre-washed fabric such as cotton lawn, double gauze, voile or linen.

Materials provided: The Essential shirt sewing pattern, a sewing machine, coordinating thread, fabric shears, pins, marking tools, measuring tape and an iron.

Meet the Author: Meggan Kaiser @ Posman Books
Feb 2 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Meet the Author: Meggan Kaiser @ Posman Books

Are you traveling as often as you’d like? If your answer (like most everybody’s) is “no,” then it’s time to read Everywhere for Nothing: Free Travel for the Modern Nomad. A North GA native, Meggan Kaiser debunks the myth of expensive travel with all the different ways to fly, sleep, sightsee, and eat without spending a dime. There’s no secret to making travel a bigger part of your life, especially when you can do it for free! Find out how, step-by-step, in this fun new book. Meggan will be signing copies of her book on February 2nd, Saturday, from 1 pm – 3 pm.

2021-01-19 22:00:00 2021-01-19 23:00:00 America/New_York Game Night Remix Join us for a game night like you have never played before, led by some crazy improvisers--from classic childhood favorites to Cards Against Humanity. RoleCall takes several game night classics and combines them into one ultimate game. Come ready to play with some of Atlanta's talented improv actors and enjoy Game Night Remix. RoleCall Theater

January 20 | 8:30 pm to 9:30 pm

Seven-Minute Shakespeare

RoleCall Theater

Seven Shakespeare plays, each told in seven minutes in modern-day language. Live SparkNotes version. Get ready for some laughs.

Jan
22
Tue
Topstitch Learn To Sew @ Topstitch
Jan 22 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
Topstitch Learn To Sew @ Topstitch

In this class you will learn the basics of sewing while sewing a reusable snack bag. This will include a short overview of the parts of the sewing machine and how to use them, learn how to wind a bobbin, thread the machine. Once you’ve threaded the machine you’ll learn how to cut out your pattern, learn the basics of understanding seam allowance, and straight stitching. We’ll provide the pattern and specific instructions and guide you along the way to make a super cute and functional snack bag. Its simple design is equally simple to make.

Skills you will learn: The skills you will learn in the class are how to understand a sewing machine, the concept of seam allowance and how to sew to a particular seam allowance, how to pin and cut fabric, and how to sew in a straight line.

Skills expected: None, just an open mind.

Materials needed: Two fabric pieces 1/2 yard for each piece (1 interior / 1 exterior). “Fat quarter” size is great! Suitable fabrics are quilting cotton.

Materials provided: Snack bag sewing pattern, a sewing machine, sewing thread, fabric shears, pins, marking tools, an iron and ironing board.

Minimum and max number of people for class: Min 3 / Max 6

Jan
23
Wed
Baking 101 @ Root Baking Co
Jan 23 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Baking 101 @ Root Baking Co

We will host a small group of ultra-beginners* here at the bakery to learn how to bake at home with sourdough starter. We will cover how to train up a lively starter from scratch, how to mix, ferment, shape, and bake your own loaf, and how to best utilize your home oven to produce crusty delicious results. We are limiting class size due to our small space, and to maximize hands-on bench-time with our lovely bakers!

You will take home:

  • A fresh loaf of sourdough that you’ve made!
  • A bit of active starter to keep you baking at home
  • Freshly milled whole wheat flour to feed your starter
  • Information packet including helpful tips and notes from the class
  • Replicable formula for homemade country sourdough bread*This class is intended for folks who have little to no experience with naturally leavened baking. We will cover all basics to build a confident foundation upon which you can explore later, more advanced classes that’ll be offered in forthcoming months! 
Jan
24
Thu
Sketches & Kicks @ General Assembly
Jan 24 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Sketches & Kicks @ General Assembly

Sketches & Kicks is a live, silent auction social event where local artists create visual expression by sharing a piece from their sole on sneakers.
The event creates a platform where:

  1. Artists have an opportunity to promote themselves and be (filled)
  2. Guests can enjoy an evening of musical and visual artistic performances (energy exchange)
  3. Most importantly, guests and artists alike can donate shoes (share love) to the victims of sex trafficking in the Atlanta community.

We request that you bring a pair or two of gently worn sneakers. The sneaker designs will be auctioned upon completion during the event with 50% of the proceeds going to a nonprofit of sex trafficking and 50% to the artists.

Jan
25
Fri
Advanced Jeans-Making Weekend @ Topstitch
Jan 25 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Advanced Jeans-Making Weekend @ Topstitch

In this advanced class students will make either the Closet Case patterns Ginger Jeans or Cashmerette Ames Jeans over the course 3 sessions on a fun-filled jeans-making weekend. For Men, we also offer Thread Theory Quadro Jeans. Class will be begin on Friday 5:30-8:30 PM and continue Saturday and Sunday 11-5 PM.  Gingers and Ames jeans have a skinny, flattering fit designed for stretch denim. Your instructor will be in touch after you sign up to offer fitting and pre-cutting advice.

Note: To save time and space for your fellow sewists, please cut your pattern out before class. No need to stop by the shop, we will mail it to you approximately two weeks before class!  We encourage you to contact us before class if you need help cutting out your fabric. 

Skills you will learn:

In this class students will learn fitting tips and tricks to get the fit right, learn various seam finishes, learn to sew with a denim needle and thread, learn tidy topstitching, pocket assembly and proper placement, learning to sew a zip or button fly front, how to sew a neat waistband, how to apply rivets and hem your jeans.

Skills expected: This is an advanced class. Please be sure you have experience equivalent to a level-3 class.

Materials needed: Denim for your size (see yardage based on measurements on the back of your pattern), 200 yards of denim topstitching thread. We have Cone Mills stretch denim that is perfect for these jeans.

Materials provided: Ginger or Ames jeans sewing pattern, a zipper or buttons for button fly and rivets, a sewing machine, thread, fabric shears, pins, marking tools, measuring tape and an iron.

Minimum and max number of people for class: Min 2 / Max 6

Likewise Bar & Lounge Launch @ Likewise Bar & Lounge
Jan 25 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Likewise Bar & Lounge Launch @ Likewise Bar & Lounge

Come join us in celebrating the launch of Likewise Bar and Lounge!
After we thought long and hard about what Citizen Supply needed we came the obvious conclusion … a bar.
Jason Jimenez [of Kitchen Six and Homespun] and Ben Richardson [of Cocktail Commons and Staplehouse] have helped us bring this dream to a reality.
All we need now is you! Be the first to taste the menu and enjoy some great company.
It’s gonna be a party ya’ll.

  • Party : 7-11pm [Maybe later]
  • DJ Esmé:  live 8-11pm

Every purchase at Likewise gets you entered to win fun prizes! All are welcome.

Jan
27
Sun
Financial Hope Book Tour @ Posman Books
Jan 27 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Financial Hope Book Tour @ Posman Books

Alright, people, are you sick and tired of struggling financially? Do you want to turn your hopeless future into a hope-filled, prosperous financial future? Then you have found the right solution. There’s light at the end of the tunnel leading you to a better outlook, and that light is Financial Hope.

You’ve heard the gamut of get-rich-quick schemes, promising riches but delivering false hope and empty bank accounts. If you are ready to stop doing what you’ve always done and start doing something different, then keep reading!

It’s a step-by-step plan for totally transforming your money habits and behaviors.Financial Hope will give you the ability to:

  • Develop a simple plan to get control of your finances – show your money who’s the boss
  • Destroy debt that is killing your dreams – student loans, cars, and everything in between
  • Build a large savings for unexpected events and wealth accumulation

This book will inspire, educate, and empower you to handle money wisely. If you’re looking for hope in your life – financially, relationally, emotionally, physically, and spiritually – then look no further. Meet the author at Posman Books on January 27th!

Jan
29
Tue
Topstitch Intro Sewing: Clutch @ Topstitch
Jan 29 @ 10:30 am – 1:30 pm
Topstitch Intro Sewing: Clutch @ Topstitch

This fold-over, zippered clutch is a great intro to sewing project! In this class you will learn all the basics of sewing, including learning the parts of the sewing machine and how to use them, learn how to wind a bobbin, thread the machine and troubleshoot common issues. You’ll also learn how to cut and pin fabric, learn the basics of understanding seam allowance, straight stitching, sewing curves and corners, and inserting a zipper. We’ll provide the pattern to cut and specific instructions to guide you along the way to make a useful and beautiful clutch.

Skills you will learn: The skills you will learn in the class are how to understand a sewing machine, the concept of seam allowance and how to sew to a particular seam allowance, how to pin and cut fabric, how to sew in a straight line, pivot at corners & how to insert a zipper.

Skills expected: None!

Materials needed: 1/2 yard of fabric each for the Main fabric & Lining. Recommended fabrics include quilting cotton, linen, canvas, chambray. We have several suitable fabrics available for purchase in our shop online & in person.

Materials provided: A sewing machine, coordinating thread, fabric shears, pins, marking tools, measuring tape, an iron, interfacing, and your zipper.

Making Backpack w/Topstitch @ TopStitch
Jan 29 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Making Backpack w/Topstitch @ TopStitch

In two sessions* of this 8-hour class, you’ll learn to make the hugely popular Making Backpack by Noodlehead featured in the “Color” Issue of Making Magazine. A perfect carryall for school, work or play. The zipper top and closure keep things secure. There is also an interior zip pocket and exterior slip pocket. Adjustable straps make it wearable in any season, also features additional top handles. The finished measurements are approximately 11 ½” wide x 15” tall x 5” deep (29 cm x 38 cm x 12 cm). This bag looks fantastic in canvas, twill and especially our unique oilskin from Merchant and Mills.
*Sessions span 1/29 & 1/31

Skills expected: This is an intermediate class. Please be sure you have experience equivalent to a level 2 class.

Skills you will learn: The skills you will learn in this class are inserting zippers neatly, sewing on webbing, sewing in lining and basic hand sewing.

NOTE: To save time and space for your fellow sewists, cut your pattern out before class. We encourage you to stop into the shop before class for help cutting out your fabric if needed. 

Materials needed:

  • 1 yard (1 m) Exterior Fabric
  • 1 yard (1 m) Lining Fabric
  • 3 ½ (3.2 m) yards straight-grain ½” (12 mm) wide double fold binding

Hardware kit provided:

  • two 1 1/2″-wide rectangle rings
  • two 1 1/2″-wide strap sliders
  • 2 1/2 yards 1 1/2″-wide cotton webbing (for straps, etc.)
  • 1 1/8 yards 1″-wide cotton webbing (for handles, etc.)
  • 22″ zipper for top closure (head-to-head YKK metal zipper)
  • 8″ zipper (YKK) for interior zip pocket
  • small leather rectangle for optional front patch
Feb
2
Sat
Topstitch Beginner Class: Essential Shirt @ Topstitch
Feb 2 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Topstitch Beginner Class: Essential Shirt @ Topstitch

Our essential shirt is a great beginner sewing class, introducing you to the world of garment sewing. In this 4-hour class you will learn to sew and make our Topstitch Essential Shirt pattern. You will learn all the basics of sewing, including learning the parts of the sewing machine and how to use them, learn how to wind a bobbin, thread the machine and troubleshoot common issues. Once you’ve threaded the machine you’ll learn how to cut out your pattern, learn the basics of understanding seam allowance, straight stitching and sewing along curves. We’ll provide the pattern and specific instructions and guide you along the way to make a the shirt. It is a boxy, kimono sleeved pullover. With no fitting challenges and no fiddly closures, it’s a perfect intro project. The pattern and sewing tools included at class. Fabric not included. Please bring 1.5 yards of pre-washed fabric to class. It is best suited for fabrics such as cotton lawn, double gauze, voile or linen. NOTE: Fabric can shrink after washing so you may want a little more than 1.5 yds especially if your fabric has a width less than 50″. Ask a staff member if you’re unsure about your fabric shrinkage.

Skills you will learn: The skills you will learn in the class are how to understand a sewing machine, the concept of seam allowance and how to sew to a particular seam allowance, how to pin and cut fabric, how to sew in a straight line and how to sew curves.

Skills expected: None, just an open mind!

Materials needed: 1.5 yards of pre-washed fabric such as cotton lawn, double gauze, voile or linen.

Materials provided: The Essential shirt sewing pattern, a sewing machine, coordinating thread, fabric shears, pins, marking tools, measuring tape and an iron.

Meet the Author: Meggan Kaiser @ Posman Books
Feb 2 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Meet the Author: Meggan Kaiser @ Posman Books

Are you traveling as often as you’d like? If your answer (like most everybody’s) is “no,” then it’s time to read Everywhere for Nothing: Free Travel for the Modern Nomad. A North GA native, Meggan Kaiser debunks the myth of expensive travel with all the different ways to fly, sleep, sightsee, and eat without spending a dime. There’s no secret to making travel a bigger part of your life, especially when you can do it for free! Find out how, step-by-step, in this fun new book. Meggan will be signing copies of her book on February 2nd, Saturday, from 1 pm – 3 pm.

2021-01-20 20:30:00 2021-01-20 21:30:00 America/New_York Seven-Minute Shakespeare Seven Shakespeare plays, each told in seven minutes in modern-day language. Live SparkNotes version. Get ready for some laughs. RoleCall Theater

January 21 | 8:30 pm to 9:30 pm

Slumber Party Stand-Up

RoleCall Theater

Whether you’re with your friends, a bachelorette party, or riding solo, get ready for some laughs with this all-female stand-up show! Hosted by Katherine Blandford.

Jan
22
Tue
Topstitch Learn To Sew @ Topstitch
Jan 22 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
Topstitch Learn To Sew @ Topstitch

In this class you will learn the basics of sewing while sewing a reusable snack bag. This will include a short overview of the parts of the sewing machine and how to use them, learn how to wind a bobbin, thread the machine. Once you’ve threaded the machine you’ll learn how to cut out your pattern, learn the basics of understanding seam allowance, and straight stitching. We’ll provide the pattern and specific instructions and guide you along the way to make a super cute and functional snack bag. Its simple design is equally simple to make.

Skills you will learn: The skills you will learn in the class are how to understand a sewing machine, the concept of seam allowance and how to sew to a particular seam allowance, how to pin and cut fabric, and how to sew in a straight line.

Skills expected: None, just an open mind.

Materials needed: Two fabric pieces 1/2 yard for each piece (1 interior / 1 exterior). “Fat quarter” size is great! Suitable fabrics are quilting cotton.

Materials provided: Snack bag sewing pattern, a sewing machine, sewing thread, fabric shears, pins, marking tools, an iron and ironing board.

Minimum and max number of people for class: Min 3 / Max 6

Jan
23
Wed
Baking 101 @ Root Baking Co
Jan 23 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Baking 101 @ Root Baking Co

We will host a small group of ultra-beginners* here at the bakery to learn how to bake at home with sourdough starter. We will cover how to train up a lively starter from scratch, how to mix, ferment, shape, and bake your own loaf, and how to best utilize your home oven to produce crusty delicious results. We are limiting class size due to our small space, and to maximize hands-on bench-time with our lovely bakers!

You will take home:

  • A fresh loaf of sourdough that you’ve made!
  • A bit of active starter to keep you baking at home
  • Freshly milled whole wheat flour to feed your starter
  • Information packet including helpful tips and notes from the class
  • Replicable formula for homemade country sourdough bread*This class is intended for folks who have little to no experience with naturally leavened baking. We will cover all basics to build a confident foundation upon which you can explore later, more advanced classes that’ll be offered in forthcoming months! 
Jan
24
Thu
Sketches & Kicks @ General Assembly
Jan 24 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Sketches & Kicks @ General Assembly

Sketches & Kicks is a live, silent auction social event where local artists create visual expression by sharing a piece from their sole on sneakers.
The event creates a platform where:

  1. Artists have an opportunity to promote themselves and be (filled)
  2. Guests can enjoy an evening of musical and visual artistic performances (energy exchange)
  3. Most importantly, guests and artists alike can donate shoes (share love) to the victims of sex trafficking in the Atlanta community.

We request that you bring a pair or two of gently worn sneakers. The sneaker designs will be auctioned upon completion during the event with 50% of the proceeds going to a nonprofit of sex trafficking and 50% to the artists.

Jan
25
Fri
Advanced Jeans-Making Weekend @ Topstitch
Jan 25 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Advanced Jeans-Making Weekend @ Topstitch

In this advanced class students will make either the Closet Case patterns Ginger Jeans or Cashmerette Ames Jeans over the course 3 sessions on a fun-filled jeans-making weekend. For Men, we also offer Thread Theory Quadro Jeans. Class will be begin on Friday 5:30-8:30 PM and continue Saturday and Sunday 11-5 PM.  Gingers and Ames jeans have a skinny, flattering fit designed for stretch denim. Your instructor will be in touch after you sign up to offer fitting and pre-cutting advice.

Note: To save time and space for your fellow sewists, please cut your pattern out before class. No need to stop by the shop, we will mail it to you approximately two weeks before class!  We encourage you to contact us before class if you need help cutting out your fabric. 

Skills you will learn:

In this class students will learn fitting tips and tricks to get the fit right, learn various seam finishes, learn to sew with a denim needle and thread, learn tidy topstitching, pocket assembly and proper placement, learning to sew a zip or button fly front, how to sew a neat waistband, how to apply rivets and hem your jeans.

Skills expected: This is an advanced class. Please be sure you have experience equivalent to a level-3 class.

Materials needed: Denim for your size (see yardage based on measurements on the back of your pattern), 200 yards of denim topstitching thread. We have Cone Mills stretch denim that is perfect for these jeans.

Materials provided: Ginger or Ames jeans sewing pattern, a zipper or buttons for button fly and rivets, a sewing machine, thread, fabric shears, pins, marking tools, measuring tape and an iron.

Minimum and max number of people for class: Min 2 / Max 6

Likewise Bar & Lounge Launch @ Likewise Bar & Lounge
Jan 25 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Likewise Bar & Lounge Launch @ Likewise Bar & Lounge

Come join us in celebrating the launch of Likewise Bar and Lounge!
After we thought long and hard about what Citizen Supply needed we came the obvious conclusion … a bar.
Jason Jimenez [of Kitchen Six and Homespun] and Ben Richardson [of Cocktail Commons and Staplehouse] have helped us bring this dream to a reality.
All we need now is you! Be the first to taste the menu and enjoy some great company.
It’s gonna be a party ya’ll.

  • Party : 7-11pm [Maybe later]
  • DJ Esmé:  live 8-11pm

Every purchase at Likewise gets you entered to win fun prizes! All are welcome.

Jan
27
Sun
Financial Hope Book Tour @ Posman Books
Jan 27 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Financial Hope Book Tour @ Posman Books

Alright, people, are you sick and tired of struggling financially? Do you want to turn your hopeless future into a hope-filled, prosperous financial future? Then you have found the right solution. There’s light at the end of the tunnel leading you to a better outlook, and that light is Financial Hope.

You’ve heard the gamut of get-rich-quick schemes, promising riches but delivering false hope and empty bank accounts. If you are ready to stop doing what you’ve always done and start doing something different, then keep reading!

It’s a step-by-step plan for totally transforming your money habits and behaviors.Financial Hope will give you the ability to:

  • Develop a simple plan to get control of your finances – show your money who’s the boss
  • Destroy debt that is killing your dreams – student loans, cars, and everything in between
  • Build a large savings for unexpected events and wealth accumulation

This book will inspire, educate, and empower you to handle money wisely. If you’re looking for hope in your life – financially, relationally, emotionally, physically, and spiritually – then look no further. Meet the author at Posman Books on January 27th!

Jan
29
Tue
Topstitch Intro Sewing: Clutch @ Topstitch
Jan 29 @ 10:30 am – 1:30 pm
Topstitch Intro Sewing: Clutch @ Topstitch

This fold-over, zippered clutch is a great intro to sewing project! In this class you will learn all the basics of sewing, including learning the parts of the sewing machine and how to use them, learn how to wind a bobbin, thread the machine and troubleshoot common issues. You’ll also learn how to cut and pin fabric, learn the basics of understanding seam allowance, straight stitching, sewing curves and corners, and inserting a zipper. We’ll provide the pattern to cut and specific instructions to guide you along the way to make a useful and beautiful clutch.

Skills you will learn: The skills you will learn in the class are how to understand a sewing machine, the concept of seam allowance and how to sew to a particular seam allowance, how to pin and cut fabric, how to sew in a straight line, pivot at corners & how to insert a zipper.

Skills expected: None!

Materials needed: 1/2 yard of fabric each for the Main fabric & Lining. Recommended fabrics include quilting cotton, linen, canvas, chambray. We have several suitable fabrics available for purchase in our shop online & in person.

Materials provided: A sewing machine, coordinating thread, fabric shears, pins, marking tools, measuring tape, an iron, interfacing, and your zipper.

Making Backpack w/Topstitch @ TopStitch
Jan 29 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Making Backpack w/Topstitch @ TopStitch

In two sessions* of this 8-hour class, you’ll learn to make the hugely popular Making Backpack by Noodlehead featured in the “Color” Issue of Making Magazine. A perfect carryall for school, work or play. The zipper top and closure keep things secure. There is also an interior zip pocket and exterior slip pocket. Adjustable straps make it wearable in any season, also features additional top handles. The finished measurements are approximately 11 ½” wide x 15” tall x 5” deep (29 cm x 38 cm x 12 cm). This bag looks fantastic in canvas, twill and especially our unique oilskin from Merchant and Mills.
*Sessions span 1/29 & 1/31

Skills expected: This is an intermediate class. Please be sure you have experience equivalent to a level 2 class.

Skills you will learn: The skills you will learn in this class are inserting zippers neatly, sewing on webbing, sewing in lining and basic hand sewing.

NOTE: To save time and space for your fellow sewists, cut your pattern out before class. We encourage you to stop into the shop before class for help cutting out your fabric if needed. 

Materials needed:

  • 1 yard (1 m) Exterior Fabric
  • 1 yard (1 m) Lining Fabric
  • 3 ½ (3.2 m) yards straight-grain ½” (12 mm) wide double fold binding

Hardware kit provided:

  • two 1 1/2″-wide rectangle rings
  • two 1 1/2″-wide strap sliders
  • 2 1/2 yards 1 1/2″-wide cotton webbing (for straps, etc.)
  • 1 1/8 yards 1″-wide cotton webbing (for handles, etc.)
  • 22″ zipper for top closure (head-to-head YKK metal zipper)
  • 8″ zipper (YKK) for interior zip pocket
  • small leather rectangle for optional front patch
Feb
2
Sat
Topstitch Beginner Class: Essential Shirt @ Topstitch
Feb 2 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Topstitch Beginner Class: Essential Shirt @ Topstitch

Our essential shirt is a great beginner sewing class, introducing you to the world of garment sewing. In this 4-hour class you will learn to sew and make our Topstitch Essential Shirt pattern. You will learn all the basics of sewing, including learning the parts of the sewing machine and how to use them, learn how to wind a bobbin, thread the machine and troubleshoot common issues. Once you’ve threaded the machine you’ll learn how to cut out your pattern, learn the basics of understanding seam allowance, straight stitching and sewing along curves. We’ll provide the pattern and specific instructions and guide you along the way to make a the shirt. It is a boxy, kimono sleeved pullover. With no fitting challenges and no fiddly closures, it’s a perfect intro project. The pattern and sewing tools included at class. Fabric not included. Please bring 1.5 yards of pre-washed fabric to class. It is best suited for fabrics such as cotton lawn, double gauze, voile or linen. NOTE: Fabric can shrink after washing so you may want a little more than 1.5 yds especially if your fabric has a width less than 50″. Ask a staff member if you’re unsure about your fabric shrinkage.

Skills you will learn: The skills you will learn in the class are how to understand a sewing machine, the concept of seam allowance and how to sew to a particular seam allowance, how to pin and cut fabric, how to sew in a straight line and how to sew curves.

Skills expected: None, just an open mind!

Materials needed: 1.5 yards of pre-washed fabric such as cotton lawn, double gauze, voile or linen.

Materials provided: The Essential shirt sewing pattern, a sewing machine, coordinating thread, fabric shears, pins, marking tools, measuring tape and an iron.

Meet the Author: Meggan Kaiser @ Posman Books
Feb 2 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm