Sewing & Fashion Design
All our classes for children take place seasonally during Fall, Winter and Spring for multiple weeks after school and on weekends. Additional one-session courses are offered throughout each season for kids who want to try out sewing and fashion design before committing to an afterschool program.
Intro to Sewing & Fashion Design
7 WEEK SIGNATURE PROGRAM
In this comprehensive 7-week program we introduce all the basic techniques to fashion design and how to use the tools that make sewing fun - one simple step at a time!!
SEWING SKILLS YOU WILL LEARN IN THIS PROGRAM
Basic Hand Sewing
Introduction to the Sewing Machine – Threading, Fabric Tension, Accessories, Speed Control, Stitch Width & Length Etc.
How To Select The Right Fabric for Your Project
Introduction to Sewing Patterns - Layout, Cutting & Simple Adjustments
Following Sewing Tutorial Instructions for Project Construction.
Introduction to Garment Fit
Reversible Fabrics Sewing Technique
Working with Lining & Interfacing
And Much More!!
Sewing With A Commercial Pattern
3 WEEK PROGRAM - SEWING AN A-LINE SKIRT
The key to successful sewing a garment is finding the right pattern for your figure and how to customize it to make your handmade clothes look great!
In this program we will walk you through selecting the best pattern and fabric for an A-Line Skirt, understanding pattern instructions and sizes, fitting pattern to your figure, laying out and cutting fabric, assembling your garment on the sewing machine and finishing touches to make your creation unique!!
Tue 10:- 12:00 am
Fee includes use of all equipment, tools & sewing notions. Fabrics are NOT included.
You may either bring your own fabric or purchase it in our studio.
Click button below to see current schedule and to register!
One Time Workshops
Not quite ready to enroll into a multi-week program ?
We get it!
To help you fall in love with sewing, we periodically offer single session workshops to try it out :)
To find out what workshops are currently available, click on button below:
Home Decor Workshop
Make Simple Drapes
Making your own curtain panels for your windows gives you the freedom to choose your own fabric patterns and colors. Homemade curtain panels can also provide custom window solutions for irregularly sized windows that won't fit standard curtain sizes. This workshop will teach you how to make a simple window treatment with a basic curtain panel.
WHAT YOU WILL NEED TO BRING TO CLASS:
Fabric and trims for your project (you will receive an email in advance of your workshop with details of yardage and types of suitable fabric)
All-purpose thread (color matched to fabric if preferred)
Every Tue and Fri
12:00pm - 2:00pm
11 Palisade Av
Englewood, NJ 07631