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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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Kerri Quigley

Kerri Quigley

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Aliya B

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Laura T.

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Angela F.

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Daisy H.

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Lori G.

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Christine D.

Christine D.

Keyla M

Keyla M

Meredith A.

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Taylor H.

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Venessa G.

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Caroline F.

Caroline F.

Lorraine B.

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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

This Fall 2016 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…

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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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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 camps are full days (in Manhattan 9-5 and in Merrick 10-3) with early drop off and late pick-up available. Our…

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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 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…

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

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Workshops for Kids

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! We offer Halloween costume making in October, American…

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Workshops for Adults

Our brand new adult classes and workshops cover specific projects and activities for adults who want to learn to sew in a fun and fabulous environment! Join us for a few evening hours to create one-of-a kind projects that you can actually use. Learn on state of the art Singer Sewing machines (Quantum Stylist Touch)…

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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…

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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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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…

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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

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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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.

What’s New

August 16, 2016

Looking Put Together When You’re Lazy

We’ve all been there. Too lazy to even think about looking decent for the day. All you want to do is lie in bed and eat, but it really doesn’t have to be that hard. There are tons of tricks to make yourself look approachable and composed on even your laziest days. Pick a Color…

August 10, 2016

Bringing the 90’s Back

Tommy Hilfiger circa 1993 is finally happening. His famed logo t-shirts and denim are finally back and are guaranteed to bring you back to the nineties. As we all know, Tommy Hilfiger is a HUGE fashion icon, especially now that nostalgic fashion pieces are taking over the fashion world. His clothes have found their way…

August 9, 2016

Tips For A More Successful Fashion Instagram

These days people put their life on social media. Obviously. Come on it’s 2016. Enticing pictures of food and artistic shots of clothing seem to always make their way back to trusty Instagram. Instagram is probably THE BEST platform for getting your name out there. After attending seminars and reading many blog posts about how to…

August 3, 2016

Fashion Apps for the Fashion Obsessed

Fashion has definitely blown up on the social media aspect over the past few years. Instagram and blogs are home to so many different creators in fashion who all essentially have the same motive- to create and share. They are awesome platforms to become known and get your name out there. These days there are so…

July 27, 2016

Beat the Summer Heat

It’s no secret that it has been crazy hot these past few weeks. The heat in New York is relentless and definitely doesn’t show any signs of stopping. What better way to beat the heat than in style? The last thing you want to do in the summer is wear heavy clothes that weigh you…

July 26, 2016

Uniformity

This past Wednesday, the students here at The Fashion Class visited The Fashion Institute of Technology to check out their newest exhibit called ‘Uniformity‘! Walking into the exhibit you are thrust into a world of camouflage and bright colors. Every job you can imagine had a uniform- from nurses to McDonald’s workers. Each uniform stood…

July 21, 2016

Denim Meets Fringe

As if the 70’s weren’t making a huge comeback already, this next trend solidifies its popularity. Although it’s not displayed in true 70’s form, fringe has definitely crept it’s way back into our lives. Fringe is one of the most common ways in fashion to spice up an outfit. Fringe jackets, vests and even boots…

July 19, 2016

The Intricate Street Style of Couture Fashion Week

It is no lie that you bring your A game during fashion week. It’s definitely a week of the best pieces you own, but couture fashion week is a whole different playing field. Couture fashion is not just clothes, it’s a skill and craft that only the best of the best can generate. Couture has…

July 12, 2016

The Best Fashion Reads

We’re about to blow your book-loving minds with these fashionable reads. These books all about fashion are sure to fulfill all your fashion needs. Some are autobiographies of the world’s most influential fashion designers and some just provide you with basic fashion knowledge, but they all serve the same purpose of entertaining and informing all fashion…

July 7, 2016

Money & Main Street: How I Started

We are so thrilled to be featured by Fios1 News on Money & Main Street hosted by Giovanna Drpic. A show that focuses on small businesses, Money and Main Street highlights how our founder, Kerri Quigley, picked up the pieces of a first failed business (a clothing line) and began The Fashion Class six years…

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