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    Intro to Sewing Machine

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    Do your favorite pants need repairing? It's time to return to ninth grade home-economics and rekindle that DIY spirit. Intro to Sewing Machine begins by teaching you the fundamental parts and terms of the sewing machine, including stitches, tensions, and thread lengths. After familiarizing yourself with the machine, it's time to put your skills to the test as you learn how to create a fabric wallet! You will walk away from this class knowing everything you need to know to never have to go to the tailor again!
    Intro to Sewing Machine

    256 3rd Ave, Brooklyn

    • Learn the fundamental parts and terms of the sewing machine
    • Know what to look for when purchasing your own machine
    • Experiment with various tensions, stitches, thread lengths, and speeds
    • Create a simple fabric wallet
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    16 positive reviews
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    Intro to Embroidery

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    Wardrobe need a little umph? Or maybe, you're getting tired of trying to find your coat at the bottom of the jacket pile at a party? With this simple introductory embroidery class, you will be taught how to customize your wardrobe with original pieces of stitched art. You will begin by learning how to master a few basic stitches, including chain stitch, running stitch, and cross stitch. You'll also learn some tricks to master embroidery and highlight those faded jeans and tees!
    Intro to Embroidery

    256 3rd Ave, Brooklyn

    • Learn the essential techniques of embroidery
    • Master different stitches, including chain, cross and running stitches
    • Create a unique design and embroider it on a piece of clothing in need of a wardrobe change
    • No experience necessary
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    16 positive reviews
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    Basic Sewing Machine Operation

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    A sewing machine can be one of the most intimidating tools for new and experienced sewists. Threading the bobbin?! But it doesn't have to be. In this workshop, learn the basic components of a sewing machine such as the almighty foot pedal, bobbin, and spool pin. Learn on one of Esaie's sewing machines or bring your own (modern or vintage, new or used). Get to know the ins and outs of one of the most useful and economical household items. Learn to thread the sewing machine, stitch properly, troubleshoot, and much more! Start sewing in no time.
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    Basic Sewing Machine Operation

    38 West 32nd St, New York

    • Learn the components of a sewing machine, including the foot pedal, bobbin, and spool pin
    • Gain confidence in using a machine and sewing your own materials
    • Practice threading the machine, stitching properly, and troubleshooting your own machine
    • No experience necessary
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    6 positive reviews
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    Introduction to Sewing

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    Sew much fabric. Sew little time. You've got a million and one ideas for designer looks, but your sewing machine has other plans. Mainly, haphazard zig-zags and thoughtlessly chewing up your pricey textiles. Turn the tables with this 3-hour sewing basics class designed for novices, and it won't be long before you're hosting fashion shows that won't leave the audience in stitches. Get hands-on experience under the guidance of a sewing pro. Demystify the sewing machine as your work a project from start to finish. Learn to use patterns, select fabric, cut, assemble, and sew. In the process, you'll produce a color-blocked canvas backpack that's yours to keep! Next step: silk onesie.
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    Introduction to Sewing

    117B 11th St, Brooklyn

    • Develop your sewing skills with a class for beginners
    • Learn the basics of using a sewing machine
    • Master the art of using patterns to construct projects
    • Finish class with a colorful canvas backpack
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    1 positive reviews
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    Beginner Sewing: Skirt

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    By popular demand, this beginner sewing machine is back! This is the perfect workshop for all you super busy people who've always wanted to learn to sew, but just can't find the time for a long class. Or, for those who are brand new to sewing on a machine. Or, for those who just need a confidence-building, hand-holding refresher. It's also a great stepping-stone for any other sewing class. This project-based, one-time four-hour beginner sewing class teaches you sewing basics and will have you threading a machine, loading a bobbin and sewing straight or curved seams, in no time. You'll receive careful explanations and step-by-step instructions to assemble your project. And in four short hours later... you'll walk out the door with a skirt made by you, in a day (1/2 a day, really!) Skills and techniques covered during this class include:
    • Sewing-machine basics
    • Tools and terminology
    • Stitches: Regular stitch, zigzag stitch, back stitch, topstitch
    • Creating a tunnel
    • Inserting an elastic or drawstring
    • Hand and machine hemming techniques
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    Beginner Sewing: Skirt

    38 West 32nd St, New York

    • Practice the sewing basics, threading a machine, loading a bobbin, and sewing straight or curved seams
    • Receive careful instructions to assemble your skirt
    • Learn sewing tools and terminology, creating a tunnel, inserting an elastic or drawstring, and hand machine/hemming techniquesLearn sewing tools and terminology, creating a tunnel, inserting an elastic or drawstring, and hand machine/hemming techniques
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    6 positive reviews
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    Beginner Sewing: Bag

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    By popular demand, this beginner sewing machine is back! This is the perfect workshop for all you super busy people who've always wanted to learn to sew, but just can't find the time for a long class. Or, for those who are brand new to sewing on a machine. Or, for those who just need a confidence-building, hand-holding refresher. It's also a great stepping-stone for any other sewing class. This project-based, one-time four-hour beginner sewing class teaches you sewing basics and will have you threading a machine, loading a bobbin and sewing straight or curved seams, in no time. You'll receive careful explanations and step-by-step instructions to assemble your project. And in four short hours later... you'll walk out the door with a bag made by you, in a day (1/2 a day, really!) Skills and techniques covered during this class include:
    • Sewing-machine basics
    • Tools and terminology
    • Stitches: Regular stitch, zigzag stitch, back stitch, topstitch
    • Creating a tunnel
    • Inserting an elastic or drawstring
    • Hand and machine hemming techniques
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    Beginner Sewing: Bag

    38 West 32nd St, New York

    • Practice the sewing basics, threading a machine, loading a bobbin, and sewing straight or curved seams
    • Receive careful instructions to assemble your own tote bag
    • Learn sewing tools and terminology, creating a tunnel, inserting an elastic or drawstring, and hand machine/hemming techniques
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    6 positive reviews
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    One-Day Puppet Making Workshop

    From Sesame Street to Avenue Q, puppets are a fun, creative, and universally loved form of entertainment. Going off of a general design provided by your expert instructor, you will cut, glue, and create your own customized version of a monster. Crafty experience is encouraged, but there will be sewing machine assistance available for newbies. Once you've created your unique partner in crime, you'll bring him to life with an on-camera performance. Be warned: after this class, you might just catch the puppetry bug.
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    One-Day Puppet Making Workshop

    134 W 29th St, New York

    • Discover the world of puppet making with a 7 hour, hands-on class
    • Create a completely customized puppet, based on a basic "monster"design
    • Bring your puppet to life with the help of an instructor and an on-camera performance
    • All skill levels are welcome
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    Perfect Size Crossbody Bag Making

    "Get him a body bag, YEEEEAAAAHHHH!" Excuse me, make that a crossbody bag. And of the perfect size, no less. In this one day course, you'll learn how to create an elegant and stylish crossbody handbag. It could be a perfect gift for a friend or loved one, or ! Brooklyn Shoe Space's expert instructors, who happen to be artisan's themselves, will teach you how to make the pattern, cut the leather, and prepare the stitches! You'll also insert closures and other hardware before using an industrial machine to sew that baby up. Bring your family or friends along -- This is a great way to spend quality time with your fellow fashion enthusiasts, and you'll walk out with a great gift! P.S. That was a Tommy quote above, in case you didn't get the reference. : |
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    Perfect Size Crossbody Bag Making

    224 Roebling St, Brooklyn

    • Construct a crossbody handbag with the help of an expert artisan
    • Learn how to make a pattern for your bag and cut the leather
    • Practice preparing stitches and then using an industrial sewing machine to put your bag together
    • Spend quality time with friends, family, and fellow fashion enthusiasts
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    Exclusive Clutch Bag Class

    Whether you're searching for the perfect gift for a friend or loved one, or you just want to add a bag to your own collection, this course is perfect for you! Over 3 hours of discussion and hands-on participation, you'll construct your own exclusive clutch bag! Your instructors, all expert artisans themselves, will walk you through step by step the process as you choose the leather, work with the patterns, cut and sew, and apply the straps and metal hardware. If you have questions at any point, they'll be more than happy to assist you! And you'll get to walk out class with your very own handmade clutch bag! Now THAT is clutch!
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    Exclusive Clutch Bag Class

    224 Roebling St, Brooklyn

    • Construct a clutch bag with the help of an expert artisan
    • Learn how to make a pattern for a bag and how to cut the leather
    • Practice preparing stitches and then use an industrial sewing machine to put your bag together
    • Spend quality time with friends or family over this unique course
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