Kid/Teen Sew Fall II Classes Registration will be open October 14!

SewLab is a sewing education studio located in the Del Ray neighborhood of Alexandria, Virginia. Our goal is to provide a fun, creative and supportive learning environment for kids and teens, ages 7 – 17, to learn how to sew. Instruction is tailored to meet the needs of each individual based on their current sewing level in small group classes. Our specialty is launching beginner sewers and having fun. Classes cover beginner – intermediate/advanced sewing skills, sewing machine use, pattern reading, clothing adjustments and specialty topics. We offer many entry points to learn to sew, expand your know-how and utilize a fully equipped SewLab workstation to complete your own projects. The best method of contact is by email (Use contact us).

SewLab studio has available:
● sewing stations with all necessary tools
● Ironing stations with pressing equipment
● Large cutting tables at counter height
● Cutting mats and specialized rulers
● Reference Library

How to Pay For Your Preregistered Classes – PDF

Click below to see all current class listings:

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Fall I: September 6 – October 31, 2016 Sold Out!

Fall II: October 25 – December 19, 2016, – Open Oct. 14
Schedule will be online Sept. 30 with current students preregistered until October 7. If you are not preregistered, please create a log in and add your child’s name to the wait lists for the times you are interested in.

Kid-Teen Sew, Ages 7-17, September – June
Mondays – Thursdays at 3:30 or 5:00, and Tuesdays 6:30
or Saturday at 10:30, 12:00, 1:30, or 3:00.

**Please Note: Current students always receive first priority for registering, then siblings,
and then wait listed students. Upcoming sessions are added to the Esoft Planner Schedule
four weeks before the next session. Current students are added to the classes first and
 they will have ten days to confirm/pay their preregistration. Once spaces become available
wait listed students will be contacted. If a class on the Esoft Planner Schedule is
shown as Full,
please create a log-in and add your child’s name to the appropriate wait list.

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Kid/Teen Sew Tue-Sat 1.5 Hours/Week –  2016 – 2017 School Year Calendar
Fall I: Sept. 6 – Oct. 31 – (closed 10/10) – $273.00 + Reg. Fee — Sold Out
Fall II: Oct. 25 – Dec. 19 (closed 11/22 -11/27; 12/20 – 1/1) – $273.00 + Reg. Fee
Winter I: Jan. 2 – Feb. 27
– (closed 1/16, 2/20) – $273.00 + Reg. Fee
Winter II: Feb. 21 – April 24
(closed 4/8 – 4/16) – $273.00 + Reg. Fee
Spring: April 18 – June 19 – (closed 5/29, 6/20-7/9) – $273.00 + Reg. FeeKid Sew 102213A

2017 Summer Sessions A: July 10 – Aug 25, 2017Schedule online mid-February 2017
Session A: Week-long 2 Hr/day –
One-Week Classes: 9-11 am Or 1 -3 pm – $260 + Reg. Fee

SewLab Registration Waiver & Refund/Cancellation Policy
Attendance: When you sign up for a class session you are committing to all the classes in the session. Please make all efforts to attend each class. This allows for the class to run more smoothly for everyone. Due to the volume of students and lack of scheduling time, we do not offer make-up classes. No refunds or prorated credit will be given for late arrivals, early departures and no-shows. Credits are not issued for personal convenience or schedule conflicts. The studio opens about five minutes before each scheduled class.

The best method of contact is by email (Use contact us).
(Phone is not answered during class time.)



SewLab Entrance on Mount Vernon Avenue. Awning by Old Town Sign Co.

SewLab Entrance on Mount Vernon Avenue. Awning by Old Town Sign Co.

SewLab is located in the Del Ray neighborhood of Alexandria, VA on Mount Vernon Avenue, near the corner of Alexandria Avenue, a 10 minute walk from the Braddock Road Metro station, 2 blocks south of the Monroe Avenue intersection, and 3 blocks north of George Washington Middle School. On street parking is available. link to map