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Vena H.

25 Reviews
Brooklyn, NY
Starting at $35
  • Speaks Chinese
  • Teaching since 2016
  • FASHION DESIGN from PARSONS THE NEW SCHOOL OF DESIGN
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Vena H.

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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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Meret
Vena is very knowlegable about patternmaking and haute couture techniques. Besides, that she also helps me to see exactly were difficulties could come up, so that I wouldn't get into the usual beginner troubles!

As a person, she is calm and positiv minded. If you search for someone that knows a lot, has experience in the industry and it super precise- I can really recommend her!
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Kathy
I was having issues modifying patterns. Vena helped me understand how pattern making works and how to resolve my issues. She is knowledgeable and a natural teacher. What could have been complicated and difficult to learn was easy and straightforward. I highly recommend her as a teacher.

Kelove Z.

1 Review
Brooklyn, NY
Starting at $42
  • Teaches students 14 and up
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Teaching since 2019
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Kelove Z.

1 Review
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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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Wendy K.
Kelove is professional, knowledgeable, patient and well versed.
She reflects the best That TakeLessons can offer.
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Lily Q.

22 Reviews
New York, NY
Starting at $35
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • BS in Physics, MBA. & AAS in Fashion Design and Merchandising from Univ. of Ghana, Baruch College, Katharine Gibbs school.
  • Awarded Framed plaque from Department of Homeless Services, Catherine Street Shelter, NY, NY
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Lily Q.

22 Reviews
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Beginner-You will learn basic skills of hand and machine stitching, seams, darts, pleats, zippers, pouch, tote bag and build many more samples into a scrapbook.

Intermediate- Fabric dimension and behavior, cutting skills, bias binding, various necklines and making a skirt or blouse. Learn to make garment with commercial pattern.

Advanced-Make dress, skirt, pants or blouse with lining.

Note: Although students learn at different rates, the above results are expected, if taking lessons 2hours a week, for 5weeks for all levels.

About Lily

I am a fashion designer/instructor and former social worker. I am very patient with students and passionate about sewing. I get excited watching students build skills gradually from basic through advanced level techniques. Also, I am one of the few teachers in the country who teaches the exclu

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Victoria Serrano
I signed up for Lily's beginners course-I literally didn't know a thing about sewing. By the end of the 1st lesson, I know how to thread the machine and sew a bunch of different stitches. Excited for the remaining lessons!
Rose T.
Lily is great! My mother really enjoyed her company and is looking forward to her next session. Thank you Lily!
Anita
Lily is a great instructor. She knows her craft well. She is patient, friendly and has a great smile and laugh that helps makes her student comfortable and at ease thus making learning fun. Lily has the knowledge to help anyone with sewing, embroidery, machine embroidery and more. I highly recommend Lily as an instructor for whatever area you are trying to learn from her huge arsenal of expert techniques.

Lily is helping me to become proficient using my embroidery machine. She immediately taught me a few tricks to getting my machine to do what it is suppose to do without much effort. She has in one lesson given me tons of information and help to get my embroidery hobby started properly. It's awesome to have one on one assistance right in my home so I don't have to take my heavy machine anywhere.

I'm disabled and having a service like this one available is invaluable. I have to keep my mind working and busy, and this helps me tremendously. Thank you LILY and TakeLessons for helping me to fulfill my goals!

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Renee H.

19 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Teaches students 5 to 90
  • Teaching since 1986
  • Bachelor degree in Music Therapy , Minor in Pschology from University of Dayton
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Renee H.

19 Reviews
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About Renee

Renee has a Bachelor degree from the University of Dayton in Music Therapy with an emphasis on piano, voice and music theory. She has been teaching children from age five to adult for over 12 years. In 1995 I taught children from Kindergarten to 4th grad

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Jordan S.
Ms. Renee was intentional about meeting my son’s needs. She is very professional and I can tell she will nurture his talent. He is already looking forward to his next practice!
Sharon
Renee is excellent with my elderly brother she helps him so much.
Andrea
Renee was amazing! She is a great teacher who matches her lesson to her learners style
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Trivia D.

3 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Teaches students 9 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • BA Degree in Fashion from AIU
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Trivia D.

3 Reviews
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I've graduated from AIU University for Fashion Design and Marketing. I Design most of my on clothes when I can't found what I'm looking for in stores. I love sharing my creations with others. Ive taught students at my home one on one. I've taught at Joan's fabrics for a year. I've had classes as large as 15 students at one time. They where all beginers.

About Trivia

Hello future students! I'm a designer with a BA degree in Fashion. I've taught students at Joan's Fabric. I love Designing my own look. And i know you would too! Im looking foward to having you as my student. Thanks!

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Joyce
Trevia, is a good teacher. I have enjoyed our classes
Jacquiline Mwandia
My first lesson was amazing. I learnt so much and Trivia is so knowledgeable. I cannot wait for next week.
Francine B.
She is an AWESOME teacher! Very professional yet personable. I feel like I’ve learned so much in our first session and I’m looking forward to many more sessions with Mrs. Trivia! She was also very informative!
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Kathleen B.

2 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $55
  • Teaching since 2009
  • Teaches students 13 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Kathleen B.

2 Reviews
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I'm an experience seamstress focused on plus sizes with about 15 years of sewing projects under my belt. I'm a home sewist who does it for fun, but I've started moving into making clothes for friends and family due to high demand. If you want to learn to make a pillow, pajama pants, or a quick skirt, I can help you do it! I specialize in plus size sewing, so if you're looking to make something that works on your body that's a bit more complicated, I can take you through the adjustments you need. Sewing has changed how I see my body-- I hope it helps you too!

About Kathleen

I started sewing when I was in elementary school! My Mom used to make Halloween costumes with me. When I got really into anime I wanted to attend comic book conventions in cosplay (costume) and my Mom decided that this was a bridge too far, so it was time for me to learn to sew myself. Now I have

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Megan
Kathleen is knowledgable and patient.
My 15 year old daughter took sewing lesson with her after she received a sewing machine. She is everything you want in an instructor. We love her!
Gee
Taught me how to sew in a few lessons.

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Average Cost of Sewing Lessons in Staten Island, NY

The average cost of 60-minute sewing lessons in Staten Island is $64. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $30 and $176 per hour.
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$49 average
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$64 average

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"She was patient without being patronizing. I like that she assessed how well I was working on something then moved on as soon as she felt it was appropriate."
- Robert
Took Sewing lessons from Kaneshia A.
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"Rosemary was fabulous! She was on time, a great teacher and my daughter very much enjoyed her lesson."
- Susan
Took Sewing lessons from Rosemary O.
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"I only took a couple of lessons from Sabrina, just to enhance a few sewing skills, but she was great. Very knowledgeable!"
- Danielle B.
Took Sewing lessons from Sabrina Jacqui L.
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"Loved the lesson she has patience of Job. Looking forward more lessons I like how she teaches."
- Kelly
Took Sewing lessons from Vinita M.
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"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!"
- Heather
Took Sewing lessons from Renee D.
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"I really enjoyed the first lesson. Thank you Maya. See you next week."
- Eveline
Took Sewing lessons from Mya Mya Seinn T.
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"Avalon is a great teacher, my daughter didn't have any experience in sewing. She helped her make a simple skirt, avalon was very patient with her. I highly recommend avalon."
- Laya
Took Sewing lessons from Avalon F.
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"I met Lily Quain recently and was very pleased with her way of teaching. She is patient, very considerate and will share with her students a wealth of information. She will not fail in teaching all she can!"
- Diana Ortiz
Took Sewing lessons from Lily Q.
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"I highly recommend this instructor. She was very pleasant every time she came over & she helped my 13 yr old enormously. My daughter already had some sewing skills & Melissa helped her with new ideas & ways to make pants & skirts."
- Cristine
Took Sewing lessons from Melissa Q.
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"Loved Rosemarys class. She is very patient and teaches in detail to make you understand. She also offers her personal tips for sewing as a beginner. I would be returning to her class for sure to continue with my training soon. It’s Rosemary all the way. Thanks for all you do."
- Binta
Took Sewing lessons from Rosemary O.
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