just added: sunday fashion lab

have you been wanting to learn how to sew but can’t make it to the studio on a weeknight or want to learn how to sew, like, yesterday? good news: I’ve just added an intensive fashion lab: learn-to-sew series that starts on sunday 4/12 at 11am that runs for 4 weeks instead of the usual 7. hope to see you there!

13th anniversary + valentine’s day = 25% off sale now through 2/28

I would like to send all of our students, past, present + future, a big ol’ valentine, not just on the 14th, but every day of the year. thank you for the many years of love, support and inspiration. I heart you guys!  to celebrate both valentine’s day and the milestone, we’re offering 25% off our workshops and gift certificates. to redeem, simply enter heartyou25 after clicking on ‘add a coupon’ in the shopping cart. this offer expires on 2/28/15.



just added! weekend sewing intensives in march

have you been wanting to learn how to make skirts or dresses but would like to do it as quickly as possible? we’ve added two sessions to the calendar that will get you up to speed: a 1-day sewing I: make a skirt (sat 3/14 from 12-6pm) and a back-to-back sewing II: make a dress (sat 3/21 + sun 3/22 from 12-3pm.) if these dates don’t work for you send us an email; we’re always happy to add sessions by special request.

new studio, new year!

I am thrilled to announce that we have moved to a better + brighter studio. we’re still in 195 chrystie–the same artist-only loft building new york magazine dubbed the “highest concentration of design genius in the city.” look for us in 501B.

happy new year!

a big thank you to all of our students past, present and future. here’s to a  happy and healthy 2015! as always, we hope to see you in the studio soon.

ho ho ho: 20% off gift certificates

give the gift of making to a loved one, or even better, to Y-O-U! today through new year’s eve we’re offering a discount on gift certificates for any of our workshops in 2015. use coupon code holiday20 in our online shopping cart to redeem. please note this offer cannot be combined with other discounts. merry merry!

shoemaking just added!

one of our most popular workshops is back in the new year: shoemaking 102: high-heeled pumps starts saturday feb 7 at 1pm. this workshop is the ultimate holiday/valentine’s day gift. no previous experience necessary. our talented instructor, kat roberts, will be teaching you everything you need to know to design and make your dream pair of shoes.

happy thanksgiving!

hope everybody enjoys a wonderful holiday weekend. online registration is available 24/7. feel free to email us with questions and we’ll be in touch first thing monday morning, december 1. cheers!

holiday gift wrapping workshop! sat 11/29 + thu 12/11

why not step up your gift-giving game this year? as we all know, presentation is everything. the super talented (and fun!) lindsey of lindseycrafter will be in the studio to teach you all of the fundamentals for wrapping like a pro along with a variety of tips and tricks for creating your own toppers and trims out of inexpensive materials. AND she’ll be hosting a pop up shop of her fab creations, so you can get some of your holiday shopping out of the way, too. to sign up, click here. hope to see you!