Dakota Sew & So offers several services for our customers. They include: custom quilting, Handi Quilter rental, AccuCutter (fabric cutting machine) rental, knit and crochet lessons, quilting and sewing lessons and sewing machine repair/maintenance.
Holly has over 9 years of custom quilting experience. She will work with you to select the perfect thread, batting, and quilting design to finish your project in style. Her rates start at $20 per square yard = $.015 per square inch for a meander or loops averaging 1" between stitch lines. The rate for a fancy edge to edge design is $30 per square yard = $.023 per square inch with an average distance between stitch lines 1" to 1 1/2". Full custom work with multiple designs starts at $40 per square yard = $.031 per square inch with the average distance between stitches 1/2" to 1". Rates are adjusted for difficulty and density of the chosen design.
Customers can also rent the Handi Quilter after taking a certification lesson. The certification lesson includes 4 hours of training and 4 hours of practicing and costs $100. After you are certified you can rent the machine for $25 per hour.