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Popular Sewing Teachers in Los Angeles, CA

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Renee D.

(5)
Los Angeles, CA
Starting at $85
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  • AA Fashion Design from FIDM
  • Teaching since 2013
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Renee D.

Los Angeles, CA

(5)

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I love to sew and greatly enjoy teaching the craft. I have been sewing since I was 7 years old, when I was taught by my Grandmother. A FIDM Fashion Design graduate, I worked in the garment industry as a pattern maker and junior dress designer. I then went on to work for 14 years in the Motion Picture industry in costume design and stylist work.

I enjoy working with children, guiding them to use their creativity in the process of sewing. Lessons can be tailored to the students needs, from learning how to use the sewing machine to the best way to approach sewing different fabrics and patterns. From fashion to interior design, I am happy to guide you to a finished product.

About Renee

I love to sew! and have great joy in teaching the craft. I have been sewing since I was 7 years old, taught by my Grandmother.  A FIDM alumni, I worked in the garment industry designing jr. dresses and as a pattern maker, as well as a costume stylist for 14 years in film‚ television, and commercial

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April 11, 2019
Meredith L.
Renee is very knowledgeable and pleasant. I look forward to our next lesson.
February 13, 2019
Shatoya M.
Ms. Renee is very calm and patient with me. I can’t wait to continue more lessons with her
November 4, 2018
Heather
Renee is a fantastic teacher! She is great at what she does and I’m so thankful she was able to teach me. I have two little kids and just grateful about how understanding she was on some of the projects I’m working on. Im impressed with her background in fashion and so excited to put what I learned into practice!
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Tuwanda C.

(3)
Los Angeles, CA
Starting at $34
Teaching Locations:
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Teaches students 7 and up
  • Fashion Design from Alabama A&M University
  • Teaching since 2008
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I specialize in Cosplay sewing. I can teach you how to sew spandex fabric without a serger.
I have 28 years of sewing various clothing. 11 of those years have been Cosplay costumes.
I can show you how to take the proper body measurements and alter patterns based on which costume you want to recreate.

About Tuwanda

Welcome future students! My name is Tuwanda and I want to help you learn how to recreate fabric based costumes of your favorite movie, video game or comic book character. I have 28 years of sewing experience and 11 of those years have been recreating cosplay costumes for clients.

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July 21, 2019
Brenda
Tuwanda is the best. She is very patient and pleasant to work with. She's also well informed and very skilled, which makes her highly instructive. I definitely recommend her.
April 27, 2019
Ayesha
She is very knowledgeable and goes step by step.
September 30, 2018
Ashlyn
My daughter had her first session with Tuwanda yesterday and had an awesome session! Tuwanda is very personable and they clicked very quickly. After they reviewed what my daughter had done in the past they began a new project. My daughter is very excited for her future sessions! Tuwanda was great!
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Vinita M.

(10)
Cerritos, CA
Starting at $20
Teaching Locations:
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  • Teaches students 7 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 2007
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Private Sewing Teacher

Beginning students will begin with basic sewing skills, including how to use a sewing machine.
Students with basic sewing skills improve and learn new skills, including inserting zippers in skirts, pants, and dresses.

About Vinita

Vinita has been giving individual and group sewing lessons since 2007and is currently available to teach sewing students at her home-based sewing studio in Cerritos. She is a certified “Kids Can Sew and Fashion design instructor”. Vinita has helped students learn to make clothes, costumes, access

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October 3, 2018
Veronica Romero
She's very patient and friendly. Very good instuctor.
June 21, 2018
Sophia
She was so patient and mild that made it easy for my daughter to learn. We’ll be back for more classes for sure 😊
May 23, 2018
larissa
Wonderful class!! Super nice instructor 😍

Meet Online Sewing Teachers Serving Los Angeles, CA

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Vena H.

(22)
Sewing
Starting at $35
Teaching Locations:
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Studio Studio
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Teaching Locations:
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Studio Studio
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  • Speaks Chinese
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • FASHION DESIGN from PARSONS THE NEW SCHOOL OF DESIGN
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Online Sewing Teacher

I'm an experienced professional and have been working in top tier fashion companies in NYC for over 10 years. I am offering industry level patternmaking and sewing classes that cater to your needs. Whether you are a beginner who wants to start sewing or advanced level that you want to polish your skills or to start your clothing line, I can help you with all aspects of subjects that you want to learn. I teach hands-on patternmaking and sewing skills used in the industry and garment production know-how if you want to start your line. Classes include in-depth knowledge of fitting, garment construction, basic and advanced sewing, and production patternmaking. I help my students at different levels to achieve their goals.

About Vena

I'm a fashion designer and have been working in the fashion industry in NYC for more than 10 years with a fashion design degree from Parsons. I worked at companies such as DKNY, Elie Tahari, BLK DNM, Victoria's Secret. My specialty is patternmaking, draping, tailoring, sewing, and fitting. I have

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October 9, 2019
Maggie M.
Vena is a consummate professional. My son wanted to learn some basic sewing skills, as well as learn how to make clothes and accessories. In the first 1.5 hour lesson at our home, he completed a simple zipper bag. Over the course of six lessons he made a messenger bag, dress shirt and started on pants - which he finished while we were on vacation. Vena is an expert and also knows how to tailor her lessons to her individual students work style, needs and goals. I give her my highest recommendation. My son will be working with her again to learn how to design his own creations. Five stars all the way.
October 9, 2019
Marc
I think Vena is wonderful. She is patient, warm, supportive and knowledgeable. She can help you complete specific projects (make a dress or a stuffed animal), help you become a better sewer or teach you the art of pattern making. Also, I should mention, she work professionally in the fashion industry and give lots of great insight into how garments are designed. Love Her!
October 7, 2019
Shahida
I really enjoyed very helpful and knowledgeable!
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Kelove Z.

(1)
Sewing
Starting at $42
Teaching Locations:
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Studio Studio
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Teaching Locations:
Online Online
Studio Studio
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  • Teaches Beginner
  • Teaches students 14 and up
  • Teaching since 2019
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Online Sewing Teacher

Are you looking to learn how to design for a certain group or just want to learn the different techniques out there, as a former Fashion Industries student, this class is here for you.

About Kelove

I am a communications designer, I graduated with a bachelors from Pratt Institute 2019. I went to the HighSchool of Fashion Industries 2010 - 2014 with a design garment shown on WWD Magazine my senior year. I have always been interested in different art forms, like drawing, painting, sewing, music,

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October 18, 2019
Wendy K.
Kelove is professional, knowledgeable, patient and well versed.
She reflects the best That TakeLessons can offer.
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Kathren L.

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Sewing
Starting at $25
Teaching Locations:
Online Online
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Teaching since 2011
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Online Sewing Teacher

I've been sewing my entire life and while I'm new to teaching in a formal setting I've been helping my friends and classmates with sewing since I was in high school. I can teach you basics like how to sew a button and we can work our way up to sewing an outfit.

I can teach you: building (sewing a item of clothing from scratch), altering, tailoring, repairing, embroidery, beading, prop making, hand stitching, machine stitching, how to use a serger, how to read and use patterns, how to plan a project, how to draft a basic pattern, beginner upholstery, and what I call "make it work" sewing tricks for when you don't have fancy equipment or supplies.

If you have a specific project (I'm looking at you, cosplayers and diy Halloween enthusiasts) or if you want to learn a skill that you will use for the rest of your life. I can help.

About Kathren

I'm a grad student at George Washington University who just moved to the DC area from Chicago, and I'm originally from Texas. I'm a maker who specializes in sewing but I dabble in many other media. I learned everything I know by choosing a project and learning what I needed to to complete that pr

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Average Cost of Sewing Lessons in Los Angeles, CA

The average cost of 60-minute sewing lessons in Los Angeles is $69. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and your location, you should expect to spend anywhere between $25 and $176 per hour.
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$41 average
45 min
$56 average
60 min
$69 average

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"I contacted Mya in the beginning of January because I was in the process of applying to fashion school and needed help and guidance constructing my design ideas. After I showed her my patterns, fabrics, and sketches, she confidently reassured me that everything would be okay. I came to Mya's home studio three-to-four days a week for three weeks. And during each lesson, she was incredibly patient in explaining sewing terminology, demonstrating techniques, and making suggestions on how to improve my designs. She was so knowledgeable that, at times, I felt like I was taking a college level sewing class. Seriously, I LEARNED SO MUCH! Moreover, Mya was sweet, funny, and incredibly hospitable. One evening, when I arrived to her house with pants wet from snow (because I had spent 1.5 hours digging my car out of my parking space), she gave me temporary clothes to wear while mine dried in front of her heater! No matter when I showed up, she always greeted with a big smile. I truly felt welcomed and accepted in her presence. And, even better, I finished my sewing projects nearly a week before my application deadline!!! THANK YOU, MYA :-D"
- Pamela
Took Sewing lessons from Mya Mya Seinn T.
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"Mya Mya was fantastic!! She was patient and explained everything very clearly."
- Monica
Took Sewing lessons from Mya Mya Seinn T.
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"Todd has so much knowledge to share and he doesn’t in such a clear and inspirational way. You walk away feeling like you can sew, even if you’re a beginner!"
- Cassandra
Took Sewing lessons from Todd J.
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"was nice, free and fun. she was also friendly."
- Mercy
Took Sewing lessons from Rosemary O.
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"Love having Ms. Lily give me lessons in my own home. My understanding of the lessons taught is very valuable."
- juice
Took Sewing lessons from Lily Q.
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"Excellent instructor. Patient and generous."
- Joyce
Took Sewing lessons from Mya Mya Seinn T.
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"Dawn is an amazing sewing instructor. She taught my 8 year old daughter to sew her first quilt, which later won first prize at the Terryville Fair. Dawn is punctual, energetic, and patient. My daughter enjoyed every lesson and learned the fundamentals of sewing, cutting, and following patterns. Lessons were effective and fun."
- Aryn
Took Sewing lessons from Dawn Z.
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"Betty is friendly, knowledgeable and packs a lot of info into one lesson. I was extremely happy with my class"
- Linda
Took Sewing lessons from Betty E.
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"Vinita is a wonderful teacher with a lot of patience. She never rushes you to get through your project and is extremely knowledgeable in her craft. I highly recommend her as a sewing teacher."
- Katrina
Took Sewing lessons from Vinita M.
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"Anne is a great sewing instructor. I was able to understand how to use a sewing machine and am more comfortable using one. The pillow case project I worked on was a fun project to do. The easiest way to learn how to sew is by doing it and practicing. It's definitely easier learning how to sew with the teacher next to you and answering your questions. I highly recommend Anne as a sewing instructor."
- Jennifer
Took Sewing lessons from Anne K.
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