Each of the following stations and storage areas can be rented individually or in a combination:
Drafting/Draping Tables (2) Each of these standing height tables has a vinyl covered top suitable for pinning into. The station includes an adjustable drafting height chair and a tool kit containing: tape dispenser, tape measure, 24” curved ruler, 18” clear ruler, lead pencils, pens, 3 sharpies, tailor’s chalk, pin caddy, tracing wheel, needle wheel, notcher, tomato with needles, paper scissors, fabric scissors, stapler, calculator, pattern weights, seam ripper. Craft Table (1) A standing height, paper covered, hard surface table is available for painting and craft projects. This station includes a tool kit containing: tape dispenser, tape measure, 24”curved ruler, 18” clear ruler, lead pencils, pens, 3 sharpies, tailor’s chalk, pin caddy, tracing wheel, needle wheel, notcher, tomato with needles, paper scissors, fabric scissors, stapler, calculator, pattern weights, seam ripper. Many craft tools including sanding supplies, bench grinder, soldering iron are located under the table. Sewing Stations (3) A variety of different sewing machines with their own bobbins and attachments are available to select at the time of reservation. Each sewing station includes adjustable height chair, desk lamp, 18” clear ruler, seam gauge, tape measure, lead pencils, tailor’s chalk and wax, pin caddy, point turner, snips, tomato with needles, thread heaven, and fray check. Fitting Area/Private Meeting Area A separate room, located in the back of the studio can be used for fittings, meetings, lessons, or as a private work area. There is a three-way mirror, rolling rack, a stock of safety pins, twill tape, tailoring tools and a hem marker. This area also has a collapsable table, 2 stationary chairs, and a chaise lounge. Dye Area please note this area has a special rate of $10/hr
The dye area includes a washer, dryer, 2 hot plates, a variety of stainless steel pots, measuring cups and spoons, gloves, dust masks, and everything else you need for your next dye project. A full stock of Rit powdered dye is included with your rental. Please note you must reserve all time needed to complete your project and clean up (except for dryer). Air dry racks, as well as a rolling rack, hangers and clothes pins are available to hang dry projects.
Racks and cubbies are rentable on a weekly basis, please email Beth to reserve.<
Clothing Racks (3) Collapsible (with lower storage shelf) styles are available for rent. Each has rack dividers and hangers available for use. Cubbies (6) Lockable (bring your own lock) storage cubbies are available for rent under each of the cutting tables. Each is approximately 2 feet cubed, suitable for storing projects and small personal items. For sanitary reasons, food must not be stored in the cubbies. Cubbies must be labelled with your name and move-out date. Labels are provided on the door. Locks may be cut, and contents removed, if cubby is not cleared seven days after move-out date.
Shared Equipment and Tools
Included in the rental of one of the above work stations, the following equipment and tools are also included and are intended to be shared by all members. If you intend to use one of these items as the primary reason for your visit please make a reservation for a reservable station above and note that you may need to shared that item with other studio members during your visit
|Pressing Table||The pressing table has two industrial gravity feed irons and professional pressing accessories including sleeve board, ham, seam roll, pleating board, and velvet board. Spray starch, water and water/vinegar spritz bottles are also available.|
|Serger Table||The serger table has two home sergers with roll hem setting. A wide variety of serger thread colors, spare needles, tweezers are included.|
|Blind Hemmer||The industrial blind hemmer creates a small chain stitch, great for hemming skirts and slacks.|
|Industrial Sewing Machine||The industrial Singer is a heavy duty machine good for medium to heavy weight projects. This industrial machine moves very fast.|
|Clothing Racks (1)||One clothing rack is available free of charge for storing a small number of items per person. Items must be bagged and clearly labeled with owner's name and expected removal date. Bags and labels are provided. Items left beyond seven days of the removal date will become property of ThreadLine Studios.|
|Dress Forms||A variety of both men’s and women’s dress forms are available for day use. The forms must be cleared each time you leave and are available on a first come first serve basis.|
|Large Rulers||A variety of large metal rulers are available, including 36”, 48” and 60” stored near the front door.|
|Grommeting Tools||Grommet punches and setters are available in sizes 0 and 00. Grommets in a variety finishes are available for purchase.|
|Books and Patterns||A growing library of fashion and technical books as well as hand drafted and commercial patterns, both vintage and contemporary are available for use while in the studio. Please do not remove these items from the studio without permission.|
|Kitchenette||The kitchenette includes a microwave, k-cup style coffee brewer, and small refrigerator and freezer. The area is stocked with plates, mugs, cups, and silverware. Members should keep only a small amount of food here in order for everyone to have the space they need. Everyone is expected to clean up after themselves. An additional refrigerator is located in the fitting room.|
|Restroom||There is a private unisex restroom in the studio. There is a small first aid kit in the restroom, with band-aids and bandages for emergency use only.|
|WiFi||The studio is equipped with WiFi. Connection information is available in the kitchenette.|
All members have access to purchasing items from the ThreadLine Store. Items include basic fabrics by the yard: muslin, black and white broadcloth, interfacings, horsehair, and coutil, as well as snaps, hooks, grommets, elastic, grosgrain, and more. If you have suggestions of items you would like us to carry, please let us know.
The following consumable supplies are included with your membership: Drafting paper, hand needles, machine needles, tracing paper, basic thread colors.