Fashion Design & Sewing Classes  

 FashionKit Classes for Kids and Teens

new! FashionKit 201 series 
201 series classes are suitable for those with FK101 foundation skills who would like to complete FashionKit projects in an instructor led small group setting. (vs. FashionClub which is ideal for working independently on projects of your choice once you are working independently on equipment and using digital instructions.) It's the perfect next step to prepare you for success in FashionClub. It's great to check in with us if you are wondering which class is the best next step for you after FK101.

FashionKit 201 -  fan favorite Newport Jacket!

All project supplies, and FK pattern with digital links included.
Price: $350 (seven weeks)


FK201 Newport Jacket Class - Make this must-have wardrobe builder

FashionKit 201 -  Mini Backpack +
All project supplies, and FK pattern with digital links included
Price: $350 (seven weeks, backpack + another FK project)
          $175 (express option, four weeks, just the backpack)



FK201 Mini Backpack + Class - Learn to install backpack hardware, work with webbing etc.

FashionKit 201 -  Skort + Sunhat Class - Ready for summer!
All project supplies, and FK pattern with digital links included
Price: $225 (Four  2 hour classes)


FK201 Sunhat + Skort class gets you ready for beach, pool, and your bicycle!
                                                                            
FashionKit 101 -  Pro program for beginners

We have taken everything that's great about sewnow! 101 and 201 programs and created FashionKit 101. This class teaches you how to operate the sewing and serger machines, safely use the iron, sketch and illustrate designs and prepares you to enjoy using our FashionKit patterns product in a subsequent class or at home once the fun of class is over.During class you will make the FashionKit Shopper tote bag with embroidery, Sunday shorts, and learn how to use the sewing machine, iron, and serger. Premium quality textiles, notions and workbook included.

Price: $325 (7 classes)

sewnow! FK101 Class + Brother Innov-is 40e computerized sewing machine - Total $744


sewnow! 101 class and sewnow! 101 bff's with their Tote Project Example  


FashionKit 201: Focus on Knits - 7 week class
(builds on skills from FashionKit 101 and prepares you for FashionKit)

This class is ideal for our students who have taken FashionKit101 and are transitioning to the FashionKit program. This class reinforces how to use sewing and serger machines, and has a focus on knit fabrics.  You will take home your patterns and links to all of the amazing online instructions so you can make your projects at home again and again.

During class you will make the FashionKit leggings, FK halter top and FK High Low Top.
Premium quality textiles, notions and workbook included.
Price: $350 (7 weeks, 1.5 hours per class)


sewnow! FK 201 designers and Brother easy-to-use serger

FashionKit 201: Focus on Dressmaking - 7 week class
(builds on skills from FashionKit 101 and prepares you for FashionKit)

This class is ideal for our students who have taken FashionKit101 and are transitioning to the FashionKit program. This class reinforces how to use sewing and serger machines, and has a focus on dressmaking skills.  You will take home your dress pattern and links to all of the amazing online instructions so you can make more dresses at home again and again.

During class you will make a FashionKit dress incorporating a fitted, lined bodice and zipper
Premium quality textiles, notions and workbook included.
Price: $350 (7 weeks, 1.5 hours per class)



new! FashionClub for Intermediate/Advanced sewists

A monthly membership program for middle schoolers and teens with Intermediate and advanced Sewing Experience.  See the FashionClub menu for more details. (starts at $99/month)

FashionKit 401 - all new Master Class for advanced
Expand advanced skills in this small group master class taught by sewnow! founder Susan Goldie. Create a capsule collection look using the FK library and tackle a couture or advanced skill that has intrigued you from the runways or your imagination. Take advantage of Susan's knowledge in couture, textiles and machine embroidery to create a one-of-a-kind signature outfit.
Class will begin with sketching your concept and culminate with a photo shoot of your completed look. This is an excellent class for students looking to seriously skill build or to portfolio build for college apps. Each participant will receive 2 vouchers to attend 2-2hour sessions of FashionClub that can be used to work on their look or to catch up missed classes.

Price: $399 (7 weeks - 2 hour class)

Prerequisite: Sewing at FK level 4-5 or with instructor approval

 sewnow! Specialty Classes for Kids and Teens

sewnow! 222 Holiday Gifts Fun  - fan favorite!
The easiest way to create a collection of custom holiday gifts to offer to friends and family at Holiday time! This small group premium class begins with making a list of those special people in your life who will be honored to receive a handmade gift. Students in this class will learn to use the Brother embroidery equipment so they can monogram and add embroidery to their creations. sewnow! instructors will work with you in a small group of 7 or less to guide you through finishing your holiday presents in time for Christmas or Hanukkah. Don't wait to sign up - the sewnow! workshop is ready to get into action with special holiday fabrics, crystals, and lots of fun embroidery options. All patterns, fabrics and notions included for you to get your Santa on!
Price: $375 (7 weeks, 1.5 hour/class)




sewnow! 232: Quilting - 7 week class
(builds on skills from 101)

Work with color and pattern to design a unique heirloom quilt that matches your room decor or celebrates a holiday. You will learn to assemble various styles of quilt blocks, build precision, and master the 1/4" seam allowance. Some students love to repeat the quilting program and learn more advanced skills the second time around.

During class you will create and tie a 48" by 60" quilt.
Premium quality 100% cotton textiles, warm and natural batting, and all required notions  included.

Price
: $350
(7 weeks, 1.5 hours per class)


sewnow! 232 Hannukah Quilt Sample - just one of many options available

Classes for Juniors (2nd, 3rd Grade) 

sewnow! 100: Intro to Fashion Sewing for Juniors (2nd, 3rd Grade)
 

Special "Junior" version of sewnow! 101 especially designed for 2nd and 3rd Grade students.  Classes are one hour long, and students will create a variety of small projects such as purses, applique pillows, and a skirt.  Skills taught are similar to 101 but tailored to this age group.
Price: $289 (7 weeks, 1 hour/class)


sewnow! Juniors modelling their skirt, tote bag, and pillow projects

sewnow! 200: Advanced Fashion Sewing Juniors (2nd, 3rd Grade)
 

Special "Junior" version of sewnow! especially designed for 2nd and 3rd Grade students.  Classes are one hour long with the content and projects tailored to this age group.  Projects might include Halloween Crafts, Sundress for me and my doll,Beach cover up and cinch bag, and more!  Projects change each session so that keen Juniors will have fun repeating this class and building their skills until they are ready for the longer sewnow! 101 program.

Price: $299 (7 weeks, 1 hour/class)

Special Spring 2018 Express Picnic Game Blanket class: $189 (4 classes, 1.5 hours/class)