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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…

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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…

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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. We divide our classes up by season offering sewing classes in the fall (Sept – Dec) for 12-13 weeks, winter (Jan – March) for 8-10 weeks and spring (April – June) for…

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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…

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Brooklyn

Our Brooklyn classes are located at the Brooklyn General Store in the Carroll Gardens/Red Hook neighborhoods. The Brooklyn General Store is located at 128 Union Street between Hicks Street & Columbia Street. Our Sunday sewing classes for children (ages 6-12) run throughout the school year for 8-12 weeks in the Fall, Winter & Spring. Students in the…

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Long Island

Our fashion design and sewing classes are located at 1812 Merrick Road in Merrick 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 throughout the school year for 8-12 weeks in…

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Overview

Create with Sewing and Fashion Design Camp! We offer summer fashion design camps, winter break camps, holiday camp and spring break camp in Manhattan New York and Merrick Long Island. Our camps are full days (in Manhattan 9-5 and in Merrick 10-3) with early drop off and late pick-up available. Our students learn everything from sewing,…

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Manhattan

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

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Long Island

Make Friends with Fashion (Camp) 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 and summer; June, July and August. We also have a separate summer camp for Teens (13-17 years old) that allows teen campers to design and sew…

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Overview

Join us for fun and fabulous workshops offered seasonally at The Fashion Class! A great way to see if your child would like to take a longer course, our workshops offer creative sewing projects in a kid friendly environment. We offer Halloween costume making in October, American Girl doll dress making twice per year, and…

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Private Sewing Lessons

Need to learn sewing? 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. While our scheduled programs are geared towards children, our private lessons are perfect for adults and children wishing to…

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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…

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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…

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Birthday Parties at The Fashion Class take place in our Midtown or Merrick locations. The birthday girl or boy can choose from a sewing project, a craft project or a runway show. Please download our brochures below for more information and pricing: Midtown Manhattan Fashion Birthday Parties       Merrick Long Island Fashion Birthday Parties…

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Sewing Birthday Parties

Our sewing party packages are perfect for children (ages 5+) and teenagers of all skill levels. Party goers learn to use a sewing machine while they create their project. Our friendly and professional staff (who also teach our regular sewing courses) handles the technical “stuff” so that the party can get started and children have a blast. We…

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Craft Birthday Parties

Create something fabulous this year with one of our fashion design birthday parties – perfect for large groups! Our craft and accessory 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…

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Fashion Runway Birthday Parties

Watch Your Child 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…

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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…

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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.

Student Work

April 25, 2013

American Girl Doll Dressmaking workshop!

Last Saturday we had an amazing afternoon workshop — making dresses for our American Girl Dolls! The students brought in their dolls and together we all made some adorable springtime dresses, each with unique fabrics and a beautiful ribbon belt.

The students had a great time with this quick workshop, and it was so fun to get to know everyone’s dolls! We finished the afternoon with some quality decorating — bows and jewels and everything else you can think of!

It was fun making a project for a doll because there was no fitting or tailoring required and everyone’s doll fit perfectly into the dresses we made. We’ll definitely be doing another workshop like this soon — look out for the next dates and we hope to see you there!!

Aliya