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The Fashion Class offers fabulous fashion design and sewing classes, camps and birthday parties for children & teens ages 6 – 17. Students learn to sew, design clothing & accessories and even create their own fashion brand. Our courses run throughout the year after school and on weekends. Classes end with a free fashion show…

Overview

The Fashion Class offers fabulous fashion design and sewing classes, camps and birthday parties for children & teens ages 6 – 17. Students learn to sew, design clothing & accessories and even create their own fashion brand. Our courses run throughout the year after school and on weekends. Classes end with a free fashion show…

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Sewing Machines

Looking for a sewing machine? There are several machines we recommend that are great for kids and easy to use. The Fashion Class is a Singer Sponsored Sewing Studio. Our students work on state-of-the-art touch screen sewing machines.
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Overview

Our sewing, fashion design, accessory, illustration and fashion branding/marketing classes for children and teens take place after school and on weekends throughout the school year. All courses are offered seasonally during the Fall, Winter and Spring. Throughout the summer months we host separate children and teen summer camps in our dedicated sewing studios; Midtown Manhattan and Merrick Long…

Manhattan

Our fashion design and sewing classes are located in NYC. We teach students (as young as six years old) how to make clothing using real sewing machines that they can actually wear! We’re located in Midtown at 21 West 39th Street 4th Floor and on the Upper East Side at Kids at Art (1412 2nd…

Brooklyn

Our Brooklyn classes are located at the Brooklyn Apple Academy in Park Slope. The Brooklyn Apple Academy is located at 545 5th Avenues on the 2nd floor between 14th & 15th Streets in the South Slope section of Park Slope. Our Sunday sewing classes for children (ages 6-12) run throughout the school year for 8-12…

Long Island

Our fashion design and sewing classes are located at 1812 Merrick Road in Merrick NY and at 55 Lumber Road in Roslyn NY. We teach students (as young as 6 yrs old) how to make clothing using real sewing machines that they can actually wear! Our after school and weekend classes for children & teenagers run…

Overview

Create with Sewing and Fashion Design Camp! We offer summer fashion design camps, winter break camps, one day school break camps, holiday camp and spring break camp in Manhattan New York and Merrick Long Island. Our students learn everything from sewing, fashion illustration, accessory design and even fabric science! Each day is broken out into…

Manhattan

Make Friends with Fashion (Camp) – Manhattan The Fashion Class offers creative and fun fashion design camps for Kids ages 6-12 years old in Midtown Manhattan throughout the school year, winter break, spring break and summer; June, July and August. We also have a separate summer camp for Teens (13-17 years old) that focuses on…

Long Island

Make Friends with Fashion (Camp) – Long Island The Fashion Class offers creative and fun fashion design camps for Kids ages 6-12 years old in Merrick Long Island throughout the school year, winter break, spring break and summer; June, July and August. We also have a separate summer camp for Teens (13-17 years old) that…

Workshops in Manhattan

Join us for fun and fabulous sewing and fashion workshops offered seasonally at The Fashion Class! Perfect for trying out sewing for the first time to see if your child would like to take a longer course or for seasoned sewers who want to make a specific project.

Workshops in Long Island

Join us for sewing and fashion one-day workshops offered seasonally at The Fashion Class in Merrick for kids and adults too. Kids can learn to sew in a fun and safe environment while adults workshops will teach sewing techniques and more!

Private Sewing Lessons

Need to learn how to sew? Want to take your skills to the next level? Our private sewing and sketching lessons for children teens and adults can cover beginner, intermediate and advanced sewing, fashion illustration and portfolio development. We work on easy to use Singer sewing machines in our fully equipped sewing studios. You can…

In School Fashion Program

Our ‘in-school’ after school program brings fashion education to your students! Our program is fun, affordable, educational and easy to implement. The after school program can be customized for your school by amount of students, number of weeks and lessons. We designed the program for: 90 minute classes once per week 10-16 week long program…

Girl Scout Troops & Schools

We love hosting Girl Scout Troops and school field trips at The Fashion Class! Sewing, design and illustration are the perfect activities for Girl Scouts, Brownies, Juniors, Cadette’s and Seniors to earn key badges! Our projects are educational, rewarding and downright chic. Plus TFC regularly teaches courses with themes like Entrepreneurship and Product Design; all…

Visiting NYC?

This is a fun group activity for children, teens and adults interested in Fashion Design or fans of the show Project Runway! Meet us at our Manhattan Studio as we channel Tim Gunn and give you your next fashion challenge. After we arrive at Mood Designer Fabrics (where the designers shop on Project Runway) you will have thirty minutes to select and purchase your fabric. Back at the studio it’s time to design, sew and decorate your project. Will you be in or out?

Birthday Parties in Midtown

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Birthday Parties in Merrick

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Fashion Design Birthday Parties

Create something fabulous this year with one of our fashion design birthday parties – perfect for large groups! Our fashion design parties are perfect for children or teens of all skill levels. All of our projects and tried and true; we pick only the most fun, stylish and creative projects that our students love. The…

Fashion Runway Birthday Parties

Walk the Runway in the Most Unique Birthday Party Ever! Our Fashion Runway Birthday Party (ages 6+) is quite an event! Our facility is set up into various stations: Hair, Make-up, Nails, Glitter Tattoos, Styling, and Accessorizing. Children visit each station until they are completely ready to hold their very own fashion show. The lights…

Party Extras

Fashionable Birthday Cake Contact us for pricing Our delicious Fashion Cakes are made by Icing on the Cake NYC in Midtown and Bri Lynn Desserts in Merrick. Choose from polka-dot, sewing notions, and Paris themed designs. Cake flavors include red velvet, vanilla and chocolate with vanilla, chocolate, or cookies ‘n cream filling. All cakes are…

Request a Party

Please fill out the form to request a birthday party at The Fashion Class! Our event coordinator will get back to you to plan your child’s special event.

Our Policies

1. Our Policies

Please note The Fashion Class requires a waiver form to be signed for all participants under eighteen years of age by their parent or guardian prior to attending a class, camp or workshop with The Fashion Class.

2. Make-up Class Policy - CLASSES/COURSES

We allow two make up classes per course for Fashion Design and Sewing Class (kids and teens). Make up classes must be taken during another sewing class time but we do require advance scheduling so that we're ready with your child's project.

Our make-up class policy is for multi-week sewing classes only offered during the fall, winter, and spring terms. We do not offer make-ups for camps, workshops or special events. Please note there are no make-up classes for our 1-hour non-sewing courses. Please see our refund and cancellation policy for more information.

3. Cancellation, Refund and Exchange Policy - CLASSES/COURSES

1. Seats in our classes are based on availability and do require registration as well as a non-refundable deposit of 30 percent of the total class fee. This deposit is non-refundable and reserves the class for your child.

2. Should The Fashion Class cancel a class a refund will be made in full within 10 business days.

3. Your child's registration can be transferred to another class time or day with one week notice (based on availability). Transfer must be of equal value.

4. Should you need to cancel your registration for any reason one week prior to the start date of the class The Fashion Class will process a refund (less the non-refundable deposit) within 10 business days.

5. Deposits/payment cannot be transferred to another student.

6. Balance is due at the start of class.

7. The Fashion Class will not take registrations on a trial basis; we offer one-day seasonal workshops and private lessons and welcome students to take an introductory lesson prior to registering for a full course. You may also make an appointment to visit our studio.

8. We do not pro-rate classes and offer make-up options for classes missed; please see our make-up class policies above.




4. Cancellation, Refund and Exchange Policy - CAMPS

1. Seats in our camps are based on availability and do require registration as well as a deposit of 30 percent of the total fee. This deposit is non-refundable and reserves a seat in camp for your child.

2. Should The Fashion Class cancel camp a refund will be made in full within 10 business days.

3. Cancellation & Refunds (Camp only)
o Should you need to cancel your child's registration for any reason one month prior to the start date of camp The Fashion Class will process a refund (less the non-refundable deposit) within 10 business days.
o 15-30 days until the session start date, 50% refund
o 2 weeks prior to start of camp session, 25% refund

4. The Fashion Class does not pro-rate camp. Make up camp days may be scheduled for missed dates due to illness with a doctor's note if there is available seating. Students cannot make up more than three missed camp dates.

5. Your child's registration can be transferred to another class time or day with three weeks notice (based on availability). Transfer must be of equal value. Deposits/payment cannot be transferred to another student.

6. Balance is due on the first day of camp.

7. The Fashion Class does not take registrations on a trial basis; we offer workshops and private lessons and welcome students to try out our classes before registering for a camp. You may also make an appointment to visit our studio.



5. Cancellation, Refund and Exchange Policy - Birthday Parties

1. All parties require a non-refundable 30% deposit to reserve our studio. The balance is due the day of your child’s party. Birthday party cancellations will result in the forfeiture of the deposit.

2. We require three weeks advance notice for any date or time changes. The Fashion Class will do our best to accommodate your requested date based on availability provided your new date is within three months of the original date.

3. Our birthday party prices are per child. We will contact you 48 hrs prior to your child’s party to get a final guest count; this is the number we will use when determining your balance. You will be charged for any extra guests who may not have rsvp’d.

4. The Fashion Class does not charge for adults/siblings who stay throughout the party so long as the amount does not exceed the number of participating children. We charge $5 per person for additional guests beyond this number.

6. Privacy Policy

We are committed to protecting your privacy. This privacy policy sets out how The Fashion Class uses and protects any information that you give The Fashion Class when you use this website. The Fashion Class is committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. Should we ask you to provide certain information by which you can be identified when using this website, then you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement. The Fashion Class may change this policy from time to time by updating this page.


We may collect the following information:
o your name
o student’s first name and age
o contact information including phone and email address

What we do with the information we gather

We require this information to complete reservations for our services, to understand your needs and provide you with a better service. We may use the information to improve our products and services. We may periodically send promotional email about new products, special offers or other information which we think you may find interesting using the email address which you have provided. We will never sell your information.

Links to other websites

Our website may contain links to enable you to visit other websites of interest easily. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.
Please contact us with any questions at 646-329-6663 or email create@thefashionclass.com

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