tuft stuff provides the tools, materials, space and instruction needed for makers to create their own art through rug tufting.

in fact, we're the first one-stop-shop in the us to host workshops, open our studio for independent making and sell supplies at our brick and mortar shop in chicago and online.

here on our site, you can book a class or afternoon session, sign up to be studio member, and purchase all the supplies you'll need to make your own rugs.

why choose us?

we love to share

whether we’re sharing our favorite supplies, tools, techniques, experience or space. we’re excited about learning and even more excited to share that with you!

we're picky

we have meticulously researched, tested and sourced the best materials on the planet. This is what we use, this is what we sell. 

our education is serious

we have studied the most useful techniques for beginners to professionals alike and have fine-tuned those skills to build your experience.

instruction and practice are key

you’ll spend close to an hour of your first session learning and then applying the skills you need to be the most successful. all the while, receiving global and individual feedback throughout your entire workshop. 

we want you to succeed

we’ll be with you every step of the way, answering questions, troubleshooting issues, checking your progress and treating your project how we’d treat our own. we want you to leave happy and we want to be proud of what we’ve helped you create. especially if you tag us. 😉

  • 3 week tufting bootcamp

    In this 3 session class, you'll spend three weeks learning the ins and outs of creating your own custom rugs at home or in our studio. We begin with detailing the materials used and end with professionally finished rugs to last a lifetime.

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  • tuft it today

    In this one night beginner class we focus on the basics of rug tufting. You'll spend 3.5 hours creating a custom rug of your choice while learning fundamental techniques with the option to take your rug home that evening or have us work our magic for an extra durable and uniform finish.

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  • industry night

    Industry workers can now take advantage of Monday nights off and enjoy a 20% discount with proof of employment.

    Same one night class as our Tuft It Today Class.

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  • afternoon sessions

    In our Afternoon Sessions, you can book solo or with a small group for a more intimate learning experience and spend 3.5 hours creating your custom rug.

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