Basic, Social, Lingerie, Baby Clothes, or Tie Sewing Workshop at The New York Sewing Center (Up to 57% Off)

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$180 56% $101
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In a Nutshell

Novice sewers turn a men’s shirt into baby clothes, craft a tie, or bear down on sewing basics

The Fine Print

Promotional value expires 90 days after purchase. Amount paid never expires. Registration required; subject to availability. Merchant's standard cancellation policy applies (any fees not to exceed Groupon price). Limit 1 per person, may buy 3 additional as gifts. Valid only for option purchased. All supplies and fabric included. Please bring a men's button down shirt and matching poly thread to Baby Clothes Workshop. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

Choose from Five Options

$79 for a Sewing Machine Basics Workshop ($180 value)

  • Learn the necessary sewing terminology, the basics of the sewing machine, and more than six types of stitches and seam finishes
  • Create a tote bag

$79 for a Sewing Social Class ($180 value)

  • Learn sewing machine basics and complete a small project while enjoying a glass of wine and socializing with fellow sewers
  • Create a simple piece, such as a charger/headphone case, pillow cover, or tote bag

$79 for a Lingerie Workshop ($180 value)

  • Learn how to sew delicate fabrics
  • Create a pair of lace panties

$79 for a Make Daddy’s Shirt into Baby Clothes Workshop ($180 value)

  • Learn to urn a men’s shirt into something for baby
  • Students should bring a men’s button-down shirt and matching thread

  • $64 for Men’s Tie Workshop ($150 value)

  • Learn basic machine stitching and how to sew with high-quality fabrics
  • Create a standard tie

All workshops except for the baby clothes workshop include fabric and supplies.

The New York Sewing Center

The New York Sewing Center's founders all bring an extensive background in fashion and construction to their classes. Kristine Banasik, for instance, boasts not only degrees in fashion design and merchandising, but years of experience plying her trade for companies that include Ford Models. Kelly Grey holds a fashion-design degree from the Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising, and Charlene Washington sharpened her skills at The Fashion Institute of Technology; they both boast impressive credits on their professional résumés, as well. The ladies impart all they've learned through group classes and private lessons. They cover a wide variety of topics, ranging from basic sewing techniques to how to turn old shirts into baby clothes or how to build fashionable men's and women's wear from scratch.

Customer Reviews

Great experience! Kristine is a wonderful teacher and I made a cool tote bag!
Kathleen O. · April 20, 2015
excellent class; patient and knowledgeable teacher
Madeleine G. · December 20, 2014
It's a great place to learn how to sew!
Susan C. · December 7, 2014
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    Garment District

    257 W 38th St.

    5th Floor (Studio 5F)

    New York City, NY 10018

    +16465804386

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