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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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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…

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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?

Overview

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:        All of our birthday party packages include: Use of separate party…

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…

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…

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…

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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.

Craft Birthday Parties

Fashion Craft Birthday Parties

Create something fabulous this year with one of our fashion design birthday parties – perfect for large groups!

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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 love. The friendly and professional TFC staff will help each child complete their project technically so that party-goers can decorate to their hearts desire. We provide the decorations, paper goods, goody bags, and supplies. Our parties are priced per child and prices vary based on the activity you choose. Parties take place in our Midtown or Merrick locations.Pricing: Midtown Manhattan Fashion Birthday Parties       Merrick Long Island Fashion Birthday Parties


Package 1: Headband Decoration Party

We provide two headbands and a ton of ribbon, glitter, sequins, feathers and all kinds of trim. We’ll show the birthday girl and her friends how to create fabric flowers and bows! Each child decorates two headbands that they can take home with them that day. A fun and fantastic way to celebrate your child’s special day.

Please download our birthday brochure above for more information and location specific pricing.

  • Ages: 5+
  • Group Size: 8-25
  • Time: 1.5 hours (includes time for food & cake)

Package 2: Princess Party/Frozen Party

Our Princess Party is the cutest party ever! Upon arrival each party guest receives a tutu and wand. After decorating a lace crown with glitter and rhinestones our newly crowned princesses each take a photo with our magic castle backdrop and are announced in the princess procession through the studio. Each child takes home their framed photo, tutu, wand and crown.
Please note there are no goody bags in this party package. Our Frozen variation includes all tutu's, wands and crafts in Frozen colors (purple and teal) plus an ice castle photo backdrop.
Please download our birthday brochure above for more information and location specific pricing.
  • Ages: 4+
  • Group Size: 8-25
  • Time: 1.5 hours (includes time for food & cake)

Package 3: Mini Top Hat Creation Party

This adorable mini top hat project (reminiscent of the Mad Hatter’s Tea Party) is made entirely of Duck Tape. One of our most popular projects, these sturdy little hats are a perfectly unique way to celebrate a birthday. Each child will receive a pre-cut top hat pattern, a large selection of Duck Tape prints, and a whole lot of feathers, glitter, rhinestones and trim. Our knowledgeable party staff will guide each participant through the process as they create and decorate their hat.
Please download our birthday brochure above for more information and location specific pricing.
  • Ages: 7+
  • Group Size: 8-25
  • Time: 1.5 hours (includes time for food & cake)

Package 4: T-shirt Decoration Party

This fabulous project lets the birthday girl play fashion designer as he/she and friends cut, stylize, paint and glitterize blank white t-shirts. Each child receives one t-shirt to design along with paint, spray paint, glitter, stencils, feathers, rhinestones, and anything else they can possibly come up with. This messy project is a whole lot of fun and the results are simply outrageous. (please note t-shirts take some time to dry - we provide plastic bags for each shirt at the end of the party for take home).
Please download our birthday brochure above for more information and location specific pricing.
  • Ages: 6+
  • Group Size: 8-25
  • Time: 1.5 hours (includes time for food & cake)