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Bring in your old, new, or borrowed sewing machine or use one of ours, and in 3 short hours you will jump-start yourself right into making your own clothing or home decor items! Learn sewing machine basics, including how to thread and operate a machine, how to choose the right fabric for your sewing projects, the essential tools of the trade, how t

$81
M.   Sep 22nd, 2pm
Beginner

If You Can Design It, You Can Sew It!The Adult's intro to sewing is a hands on approach to the basics of sewing. Learn how to understand sewing terms, select fabric, read a pattern, work with pattern alteration, and operate digital sewing equipment.This class is designed to help each student develop and incorporate their unique creativity in their

Free
M.   Nov 3rd - Dec 15th, 10am
Beginner
Monday November 3 10am - 11:30am 7 Sessions Free
Monday November 3 2pm - 3:30pm 7 Sessions Free
Monday November 3 5:30pm - 7pm 7 Sessions Free
Tuesday November 4 10am - 11:30am 7 Sessions Free
Tuesday November 4 2pm - 3:30pm 7 Sessions Free
Tuesday November 4 5:30pm - 7pm 7 Sessions Free
Thursday November 6 10am - 11:30am 7 Sessions Free
Thursday November 6 2pm - 3:30pm 7 Sessions Free
Friday November 7 10am - 11:30am 7 Sessions Free
Friday November 7 2pm - 3:30pm 7 Sessions Free
Friday November 7 5:30pm - 7pm 7 Sessions Free
Saturday November 8 11am - 1pm 7 Sessions Free
Saturday November 8 1pm - 2:30pm 7 Sessions Free
Saturday November 8 4:30pm - 6pm 7 Sessions Free
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Take your sewing skills to the next level! This advanced sewing class is designed for those who are already comfortable with all the basics. Our hands-on instructors will familiarize you with professional tailoring techniques specific to your design. During this course you will have the chance to explore new ways of alteration and fitting. You

Free
T.   Nov 4th - Dec 16th, 12:30pm
Advanced
Tuesday November 4 12:30pm - 2pm 7 Sessions Free
Wednesday November 5 5:30pm - 7pm 7 Sessions Free
Thursday November 6 4pm - 5:30pm 7 Sessions Free
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Get ready to master the art of sewing!With our new patterns you now have the option to dress it up or dress it down. Make yourself an outfit for every occasion! Whether your working with prints, patterns, or solid colors this outfit will give you the opportunituy to tune up your sewing skills with all new fitting and alteration techniques.Supplies

Free
T.   Nov 4th - Dec 16th, 4pm
Intermediate

Take your sewing skills to the next level - learn to read patterns, choose and cut fabric expertly and make simple fitting adjustments!This course continues to go over all the basics while still introducing you to more advanced construction techniques. Gain confidence in your sewing with our basic garment patterns as you take your first steps into

Free
M.   Nov 3rd - Dec 15th, 12:30pm
Intermediate
Monday November 3 12:30pm - 2pm 7 Sessions Free
Tuesday November 4 5:30pm - 7pm 7 Sessions Free
Thursday November 6 5:30pm - 7pm 7 Sessions Free
Friday November 7 12:30pm - 2pm 7 Sessions Free
Saturday November 8 2:30pm - 4pm 7 Sessions Free
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The children's intro into sewing for kids ages 9 - 17 is a hands on approach to the basics of sewing. Learn how to operate a sewing machine, understand sewing terms, select fabric, read a pattern, and mark & cut fabric. In your 6 free classes you will be shown how to make your own Messenger Bag from scratch. We will show you how to express you

Free
M.   Nov 3rd - Dec 15th, 4pm
Beginner
Monday November 3 4pm - 5:30pm 7 Sessions Free
Friday November 7 4pm - 5:30pm 7 Sessions Free
Saturday November 8 10am - 11:30pm 7 Sessions Free
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The children's intro into sewing for kids ages 9 - 17 is a hands on approach to the basics of sewing. Learn how to operate a sewing machine, understand sewing terms, select fabric, read a pattern, and mark & cut fabric. In your 6 free classes you will be shown how to make your own Messenger Bag from scratch. We will show you how to express you

Free
Sa.   Nov 8th - Dec 20th, 10am
Beginner

Learn how to build a pair leggings out of a stretch knit fabric. One pair of leggings are created in this class. High waist or standard styles are available. Pattern modifications for more interesting design are discussed in the class. S/M/L What to bring: Sewing Machine, or your own SergerThreadFabric ScissorsTailors chalkClipsMagnetic S

$100
Su.   Sep 21st, 1:30pm
Beginner

The objective is to learn to build a lightweight woven or knit tank top. A great loose-fitting tank in a cotton, rayon, or alternative fiber. Length can be customized. Learn to spread fabric properly, trace and cut a pattern, and assemble a garment using a basic sewing machine. Patterns are provided in S/M and M/L men’s + woman’s styles to.Prer

$100
Su.   Sep 21st, 1:30pm
Beginner

Make a cover for a pillow that has an invisible zipper allowing the cover to be removed and washed easily. Pillows can be made in any size. What to bring: Sewing MachineThreadMagnetic Sean GuideSewing machine needle size 12, 14Notebook + penInvisible Zipper Foot for your sewing machineSliding measuring gauge Measuring tape14 in 1 gauge1 y

$50
W.   Sep 24th, 6pm
Intermediate

Students will first be learning how to make sewing and thread bags. Then, they will be choosing their next project based on what they are interested in learning (e.g. Garments, Quilting, Home Dec.) You will make the sewing & thread bags first, and then, since there are many branches on the "Sewing Tree", you will choose your next project based

$250
T.   Sep 23rd - Oct 28th, 6:30pm
All levels
Tuesday September 23 6:30pm - 8:30pm 6 Sessions $250
Wednesday September 24 6:30pm - 8:30pm 6 Sessions $250
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Short sleeve babydoll dress featuring a loose gathered waistline, open neckline , and above the knee length. Length can be customized. Dress can be worn alone or over the legiings made in the Leggings class. Best when made from woven fabric tha is 100% Rayon. XS/S and M/ L size options. Pattern provided. What to bring to your Babydoll Dress class?

$100
Su.   Sep 21st, 1:30pm
Beginner

The objective is to learn three different ways to change the length on a garment. Blind hem, 5/8 double turn hem, and learn how to move an original hem up in order to preserve the original stitching and qualities of the original factory jean hem. Garments from your closet like skirts, pants, sleeves, dresses, and shorts all can achieve new lengths.

$75
Sa.   Sep 27th, 9:30am
Beginner

In this hands-on class, students will be choosing and working on their own projects. You can learn to sew/quilt, knit or crochet. You will make the sewing & thread bags first, and then, since there are many branches on the "Sewing Tree", you will choose your next project based on what you are interested to learn: Garments, Quilting, Home Dec,

$45
T.   Sep 23rd, 6:30pm
All levels
Tuesday September 23 6:30pm - 8:30pm 1 Session $45
Wednesday September 24 6:30pm - 8:30pm 1 Session $45
Tuesday September 30 6:30pm - 8:30pm 1 Session $45
Wednesday October 1 6:30pm - 8:30pm 1 Session $45
Tuesday October 7 6:30pm - 8:30pm 1 Session $45
Wednesday October 8 6:30pm - 8:30pm 1 Session $45
Tuesday October 14 6:30pm - 8:30pm 1 Session $45
Wednesday October 15 6:30pm - 8:30pm 1 Session $45
Tuesday October 21 6:30pm - 8:30pm 1 Session $45
Wednesday October 22 6:30pm - 8:30pm 1 Session $45
Tuesday October 28 6:30pm - 8:30pm 1 Session $45
Wednesday October 29 6:30pm - 8:30pm 1 Session $45
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The objective is to learn how to alter clothing to fit a body better. What to bring:A working sewing machineSewing machine needle size 11 and size 14 + Size 18Sharp fabric scissorsNotebook + penFrench curve rulersTailors chalkFabric ClipsPinsSliding measuring gauge or measuring tape14 in 1 measuring toolMagnetic seam guide “not for use on digital

$20
Su.   Sep 21st, 2:30pm
Beginner
Sunday September 21 2:30pm - 4:30pm 1 Session $20
Thursday September 25 7pm - 9pm 1 Session $20
Saturday September 27 10:30am - 12:30pm 1 Session $20
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Making reversible garments or well lined is an advanced study in garment engineering. Through the class assignment of building a reversible basic t-shirt or a dress a student will gain insight into how a garment is built to be well lined or reversible. A reversible dress with sleeves or reversible t-shirt is made in this class.

$100
Su.   Sep 21st, 1:30pm
Intermediate

Make this terribly popular multi-pouch bag to keep your sewing items organized or cosmetics and toiletries for travel! Inserts are provided with the pattern.

$25
T.   Oct 14th, 1:30pm
All levels

Discover the many looks you can give a quilt with borders and bindings. Receive sewing construction directions too.

$10
W.   Oct 15th, 6pm
All levels

Learn how to build a classic T-shirt out of a traditional stretch knit fabric. Length can be customized from crop top to dress. One T-shirt is created in this class with sleeves and collar trim installed. We have men's, woman's, and kid’s. S/M/LPrerequisite: Sewing Machine Operation or Equivalent

$100
Su.   Sep 21st, 1:30pm
Intermediate

Join us for a tour of a Full Service Contractor specializing in embellished garment dyed and washed knitwear. Services: 3D fit and sample department, in-house dyeing and finishing, production cutting and sewing, design department, sublimation, silk screen-printing and embroidery.

$45
Th.   Oct 2nd, 11am
All levels
Need help finding a class? Call 212-729-4088 or email [email protected]
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