Have a few projects you want to tackle on your own? Don’t let your D-I-Y efforts turn into an #epicfail! Acadiana has several local businesses with the tools (and even classes) to help you do-it-yourself with success.

Here are FOUR local businesses helping you D-I-Y. Plus, they’ve got great deals on Towny – the tool helping you explore Acadiana, buy local, and get rewarded for doing so! Check out Towny online or grab the mobile app for your phone.

  1. Get creative and do it all yourself with classes at LaToscana Studio. Stop in with your children (as young as three-years-old) for art classes that teach drawing, water color, acrylic painting, and so much more! In addition to classes, you can drop by the art gallery at LaToscana and get inspiration for your future works of art.

  2. Want to make your own clothing or blankets? Nothing’s stopping you when you’ve got A&A Sewing Center on your side! Visit A&A for sewing, embroidery, and quilting classes. They’ve got all the tools and supplies you need for a successful sewing endeavor plus they’ve got the friendly and helpful staff on-hand to offer expert product advice, ongoing support, and personalized service.

  3. If you’ve got party favors, gifts, or any items that need a personal touch, swing by Domestic Sewing Center for custom monogramming and embroidery. Their friendly customer service is unbeatable and they can personalize just about anything you!

  4. Sure, it’s easy to shop for furniture or ready-made drapes, but when your D-I-Y home renovations call for something custom and unique, you’ll want to shop at The Interior Fabric Shop where you can find the perfect fabric for your interiors. Find a wide selection of high-quality fabrics and receive assistance from a staff of experienced designers who are eager to make your home-decorating project a success.

Ready to do-it-yourself? Go for it! Before you get started, find these local Acadiana businesses (and so much more) on Towny!