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Beatrice U.

9 Reviews
Highland Mills, NY
Starting at $30
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 8 and up
  • AAS Fashion Design from Parsons School For Design
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Beatrice U.

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I have over 20 years’ experience. I have been working for major fashion brands companies in NYC. I am experienced with working with beginners, intermediate and all levels. I am offering industry level sewing classes and pattern correcting and altering techniques that will cater to your needs. I will be able to teach foundation skills of how to operate a sewing machine, how to use a serger or how to use an industrial sewing machine. I will also teach how to hand sew, follow and understand a pattern and how to finish your work beautifully. I am also going to work with you on your own personal projects.
I teach hands on beginner’s patternmaking and sewing skills that you will need for garment production, arts and crafts and any project that involves sewing. For instance: I can help you make pillows, bags, aprons, stuffed toys and other household items. If you want to make clothing, I will guide you through using a published pattern.
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About Beatrice

I have over 20 years’ experience. I have been working for major fashion brands companies in NYC. I am experienced with working with beginners, intermediate and all levels. I am offering industry level sewing classes and pattern correcting and altering techniques that will cater to your needs. I wi

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Caitlin
Beatrice is a super fun and knowledgeable teacher.
I’m excited to continue learning.
Kathleen
Beatrice is a great teacher! She taught me how to thread a sewing machine and how to do a bobin. Next week I have a double lesson. I would recommend her to anyone who wants to learn how to sew.
Esther Nam N.
I loved the class, she was patient and professional.

Avalon F.

6 Reviews
Bronx, NY
Starting at $25
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2014
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Avalon F.

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Hi! My name is Avalon. I have my bachelors degree in fashion design and I’ve been making clothes for almost 10 years but I’ve been passionate about fashion for as long as I can remember. I started teaching kids how to sew one summer and I’ve been in love with it ever since. I have experience in both pattern making and draping and I own my own business where I make custom designs for customers. I am comfortable teaching students at all levels, so feel free to reach out.

About Avalon

Hi! My name is Avalon. I have my bachelors degree in fashion design and I’ve been making clothes for almost 10 years but I’ve been passionate about fashion for as long as I can remember. I started teaching kids how to sew one summer and I’ve been in love with it ever since. I have experience in bot

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Chris
I was very impressed on her ability diagnose and quickly address mistakes I made during our sessions. Additionally she is always well prepared and very accommodating. I would highly recommend Avalon.
Fatima
She was really prepared when I showed up for my lesson. She started up so professionally on paper and very positive and patient with me on my machine!

Thank you!
Samantha
Avalon is really knowledgeable and personable, and taught my daughter so much in an hour!
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Hasaan R.

4 Reviews
Bronx, NY
Starting at $80
  • Teaches students 12 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Associate in Applied Science, Menswear Design & Marketing, from Fashion Institute of Technology, New York, NY
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Hasaan R.

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My substantial areas of expertise are women and men patternmaking, draping, garment construction (sewing), tailoring, technical drawing, concepts sketching, from basic to advance skill set. I am also a big fan of incorporating recycled / repurposing materials such as leather, suede into garments.I encourage students to construct their own learning in an environment that stimulates and helps students to realize their full potential.

About Hasaan

I have obtained a degree in Menswear Design and Marketing from Fashion Institute of Technology and a degree in Applied Science Visual Communications from Katharine Gibbs School. I’ve taught garment construction, sketching and CAD design classes (Adobe Suite) for five years and have over 17 years o

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Lyrana
Hasaan is a very patient teacher--which is definitely a requirement for online sewing/pattern making lessons. We worked on my bodice sloper, and he was able to quickly identify the fitting issues I had. He shares best practices, tips, and terminology all throughout the lesson so that you learn as much as possible. Will continue with him.
Lauren Stein
I had a tight time schedule to finish a summer project before I went in for surgery and Hasaan was very sensitive to that. He was able to teach me new skills in pattern making and cutting that made the process easier/ more accurate as well as sewing techniques. I would say my experience with him was very positive and he was always cheerful and and in a great mood and helped me out a lot with my project. I would definitely recommend using him for lessons.
Betty L.
Hassan was a pleasure, he was patient and was able to teach my daughter was she wanted to learn. I would highly recommend him to anyone looking for a teacher in this field.

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Dawn Z.

29 Reviews
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Starting at $20
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 10 and up
  • Teaching since 2008
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Dawn Z.

29 Reviews
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Learn to machine stitch (not machine embroidery) from an experienced sewing educator. Lessons are customized based on age and goals of the student.

Group lessons also available, please contact customer service to set up a group account and rates.

About Dawn

High school librarian by day, crafter for life. I'm an award winning embroider, quilter and knitter. I advise a high school sewing club as well as volunteer with Days for Girls and church prayer shawl ministry. Please note, during the summers my schedule is more flexible when school is not in sessi

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Cheryl
Dawn is an amazing instructor. She goes above and beyond to teach you at your level. She is very patient and kind. She has a delightful personality. After only 4 lessons my quilting skills have improved immensely. I plan on continuing my lessons indefinitely with her.
Lindsay
great teacher and fun class
Jenny J.
Dawn was wonderful. I had a laptop issue and she called to see if everything was okay. She explained everything in detail. She is very patient. I can see myself taking more classes from her in the future.
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Tracy B.

7 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Speaks French
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Pattern Making from Fashion Institute of South Florida
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Tracy B.

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I specialize in teaching young students, typically 8 years and up. I am extremely patient and positive with beginners. I also enjoy the challenge of helping more experienced students bring their own creations to life. Lately, I've had several male students making and altering shirts.

I've been sewing as long as I can remember and have been teaching since 2009.

About Tracy

I teach beginning, intermediate and advanced sewing. I have been sewing since before I can remember, for over 40 years. I teach sewing after school for several local private schools and privately at home for 10 years. I also teach for the City at the Cultural Arts Center. I have been fingerprint

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Max
Amazing, and very beginner friendly!
Lisa S.
Tracy has been a wonderful teacher. She's extremely patient, and informative, and always accessible for questions.
Jamie Y.
I came to Tracy with some very specific questions concerning the assembly of a facing on a lapel and a slight adjustment on a sleeve sloper. She was direct and to the point and helped me with exactly what I needed. Would have no hesitation whatsoever in going to see her again with my next question. Thank you!
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Sonya M.

48 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Teaches students 8 and up
  • Teaching since 2010
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Sonya M.

48 Reviews
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Fun and entertaining

About Sonya

I have been sewing for over 30 years. I absolutely love sewing and want to share sewing with all who are interested. I have taught quilting, sewing clothing, sewing home decorating goods, and more. I am interested in sharing this art with beginners as well as experienced sewers who want to learn a

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Ashley Fleury
I’ve learned so much on my first day of sewing lessons. Mrs. Sonya helped me set up my new sewing machine and we started my first sewing project. I can’t wait to continue learning.
Cynthia
Sonya was very positive and patient throughout our lesson. Looking forward to our next class!

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Average Cost of Sewing Lessons in Valley Cottage, NY

The average cost of 60-minute sewing lessons in Valley Cottage 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 $98 per hour.
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$41 average
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$64 average

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"Came in wanting to pack a lot of learning into one lesson. Betty delivered going over and above what I expected. I'm a sewing machine now."
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Took Sewing lessons from Betty E.
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"Beatrice is a great teacher! She taught me how to thread a sewing machine and how to do a bobin. Next week I have a double lesson. I would recommend her to anyone who wants to learn how to sew."
Kathleen
Took Sewing lessons from Beatrice U.
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"I think I'm getting it lol thanks again Sonya for a great lesson."
Carol
Took Sewing lessons from Sonya M.
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"We have only had one lesson, and my daughter (7) keeps asking when Angela comes back - she loved her lesson. Angela is a very patient teacher."
Katherine
Took Sewing lessons from Angela C.
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"I was timid and shy. I could barely speak English and I had no business using a sewing machine let alone sewing together an original piece.
I found Laura on takelessons and decided to give her a try.
4 lessons later, I'm highly confident. Fluent in english, and I can sew together designer pieces that would make anyone's jaw drop.
Laura is my bastion to success, and I highly highly recommend her to anyone wanting to learn."
Christopher
Took Sewing lessons from Laura P.
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"She’s a great teacher and has been helping me so much"
Darylondra Thompson
Took Sewing lessons from Annelouise M.
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"Sonya is amazing. My teenage daughter could not sew now she can. Sonya has patience and she made my daughter have confidence in herself. My daughter smile during the class with Sonya made me extremely happy. Thank you"
Arianna
Took Sewing lessons from Sonya M.
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"The session was wonderful
I am learning how to sew home decor items and upholstery"
Susan
Took Sewing lessons from Mya Mya Seinn T.
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"Lisa has been teaching me machine sewing to up production in my small business. Very nice to work with, cat is very cute, and I'm always excited to see her Thursday nights:)"
Braelyn Hendrickson
Took Sewing lessons from Lisa C.
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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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