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Thursday, September 13, 2018

WCAA Northern Virginia and döfix Seminar

Start Date: 9/13/2018 9:30 AM EDT
End Date: 9/13/2018 3:00 PM EDT

United States 

WCAA Northern Virginia and döfix No Sew, Inc are pleased to present a new training seminar with Beth Hodges, Director of Education 

September 13, 2018 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Location: Falls Church, VA
döfix has provided drapery workrooms with a special iron-on technique to beautiful window treatments since 1977. döfix boiler steam irons are designed for the professional fabric decoration trade and are ideal for all workroom ironing and steam dressing. döfix iron-on products results in professional looking, stitchless, pucker free designs that enhance the look of any window design. döfix products are well known and used in over 35 countries.

A döfix seminar is a great opportunity to learn about döfix products and the many specialty products offered. During an all day seminar, you will learn how to use and care for a döfix boiler iron system and the properties and uses for döfix iron on products. You'll learn:

  • Facts about the boiler system that you need to know.
  • How to use iron on linings to their best advantage.
  • Use of iron-on fabric stiffeners to make soft cornices and other items, including appliqués.
  • Efficient applications of facings.
  • Mastering of banding techniques.
  • A more efficient construction of swags.
  • Permanent application of trims.
  • The use of Bortenfix hemming tapes in the production of draperies.
  • How to use döfix Flexiwave and Albero tape for totally adjustable wave tape designs.
  • Problem solving and unique hardware from döfix.
  • All shade solutions from döfix. Such as, autodescend, allround32 packages, AL1 Compact systems, cordless shades, double sided and hobbled shades. 

This day of training will allow you to incorporate all of these döfix techniques as well as many other workroom methods into your operational plan for your business.

Beth has 27 years of experience in the window covering industry and has over 20 years of experience working with döfix products. Beth is a Certified Window Treatment Consultant, Certified Window Treatment Workroom Professional, Window Fashions Certified Professional: Expert, as well as the former lead Installation Instructor at the Custom Home Furnishings Academy. Beth is also a past president of WCAA. Beth currently runs her business, Soft Furnishings, out of Elberton, Georgia.

Cost $120: includes light breakfast, catered lunch, and $50 in credit towards purchases from döfix. Location and parking details will be forwarded upon receipt of seminar payment.

Pay by check to:
WCAA Northern Virginia
Attn Cindy Milton
7312 Idylbrook Ct.
Falls Church, VA 22043

Questions: Cindy Milton 571-212-3192 or cindyr.milton@gmail.com