Four-Week Sewing or Leather Fundamentals at The Make Den (Up to 51% Off)

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213 Ratings

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In a Nutshell

Learn sewing basics while sewing a zippered pouch, or learn to work with leather tools and create a belt, iPad case, and passport holder

The Fine Print

Promotional value expires 180 days after purchase. Amount paid never expires. Limit 2 per person, may buy 3 additional as gifts. Valid only for option purchased. Online registration required. Merchant's standard cancellation policy applies (any fees not to exceed Groupon price). Limit 1 per visit. Classes must be taken in consecutive weeks, or a $15 rescheduling fee applies. Missed classes can be made up for $15. No experience necessary. Supplies can be purchased on location, or provided by customer. Extra $50 materials fee required for leather class. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

Choose from Two Options

During the four-part beginners Sewing Fundamentals class, instructors impart tips and techniques on sewing a French seam, inserting an invisible zipper, and following patterns. Participants create three different projects: a pillowcase, a headband, and a make-up pouch. No sewing experience is required to take either class. View the FAQs here for more information.

The Leather Fundamentals class is available only at the Bloor Street location.

The Make Den

Alison Broverman of the National Post reported that "sewing machine phobia melts away" in The Make Den's studio. There, in a space resembling a 1950s kitchen, founder and Ryerson University grad Irene Stickney interweaves sound sewing principles and time-saving tricks into her workshops. Subjects range from an initial, embroidered letter of introduction to sewing techniques and the otherworldly style of Lady Gaga. Several of the Den's instructors can also be seen gliding through the streets of the city in their own outrageous, hand-sewn matching creations as members of the Deadly Nightshades fashion-and-cycling posse.

Customer Reviews

213 Ratings

The instructors know their stuff. Very helpful and patient. I learned a lot.
Natasha Q. · September 13, 2016
I have completed 3 out of 4 classes in Sewing FUNdamentals 1. I've never known how to use a sewing machine, since taking this class series I've learned a lot. Bonus: the instructor is very nice !
Alexandria W. · September 12, 2016
Knowledgeable instructors, and the shop provides you with everything you need. I have since enrolled in a second course.
Diahann C. · September 9, 2016
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    Toronto

    1244 Bloor St. W

    Toronto, ON M6H 1N4

    +14167056925

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    Riverside

    50 Carroll St

    Toronto, ON M4M 3G3

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