Spring & Summer Sewing 2017

Learn something new and join me in sunny, friendly Urban Sewciety in Westfield, NJ.


This is a foundational class that goes in-depth on basic sewing skills. Walk in a complete beginner and walk out ready to sew up a storm.

Fri, May 5, 2017 at 10:00 am to Noon
Fri, May 12, 2017 at 10:00 am to Noon
Fri, May 19, 2017 at 10:00 am to Noon

Learn how to sew in this 3-part beginner class and make yourself a fully-lined tote bag with fancy boxed corners. This class covers all the critical beginner skills including thread the machine, working with fabric and sewing machine basics. 3-part class must be taken together.


Wed, May 10, 2017 at 10:00 am to Noon
Wed, May 17, 2017 at 10:00 am to Noon
Wed, May 24, 2017 at 10:00 am to Noon

With a fitted bodice and empire waist this dress or tunic is flattering on all body types! Join this class to make your own woven dress from this very popular pattern. We will learn how to work with elastic thread to make body-fitting gathers, create pleats, fit the dress or tunic to your body shape and other basics of garment making!


Fri, May 26, 2017
Fri, Jun 2, 2017

Make this adorable apron! Perfect as a gift or simply added to your collection, this retro-inspired apron is both beautiful and functional .  In this class, we will learn how to work with bias tape, how to add a tie and patch on some pockets to dress it up.  Pattern includes sizes for children and adults and includes various styles… make one for all the girls in your life who love to cook!


Wed, May 31, 2017 at 10:00 am to Noon
Wed, Jun 7, 2017 at 10:00 am to Noon
Wed, Jun 14, 2017 at 10:00 am to Noon

Create your own wardrobe staple with this basic a-line skirt designed to fit your body! This class will introduce students to the joy of sewing with knit fabrics and basic pattern making to make a comfortable skirt that fits beautifully. We will be drafting our own pattern to ensure the skirt fits YOU! We will learn how to sew with knit fabrics on a standard machine (no serger needed!) and learning how to hem with a twin needle stitch for a professional looking hem. You will find yourself wearing this skirt all summer long!


  • Urban Sewciety classes can be viewed here, sign up online or call 908.232.0600 or stop in 307 South Ave West, Westfield, NJ 07090.  You are responsible for your own supplies but they can be purchased at the shop.

See you there!!

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