Learning a new skill is useful, especially if it means a promotion to a front-of-the-horse costume. Go to the head of the class with this Groupon.
Choose from Three Options
- $39 for a four-hour alterations class for one (a $300 value)
- $79 for a four-hour alterations class for two (a $600 value)
- $119 for a four-hour alterations class for up to six (a $1,800 value)
Broken down into two two-hour sessions, each Learning How to Do Alterations class teaches a small group of students how to hem jeans, dresses, and skirts. They’ll also learn the ropes when it comes to cuffs and seams on men’s dress pants and shirts. Students are free to bring one item of their own clothing to hem.
Winnie’s Custom Fashion Design
Eponymous owner Winnie Williams uses Winnie’s Custom Fashion Design as a stage from which she illuminates the mesmerizing world of fashion. Winnie lovingly curates a rotating selection of handmade clothing alongside a collection of exhibits, publications, and programs that educate her patrons about fashion. The shop’s staff alters clothing for clients and instructs the design curious in introductory and advanced clothing- and accessory-making classes. During classes, attendees learn basics, such as how to thread a needle, operate a sewing machine, and how to perform sutures on accident-prone dolls. They might also complete advanced projects, such as constructing a handbag from scratch. During its periodic fashion shows, Winnie’s Custom Fashion Design shows off the modest, classy designs that characterize the company.