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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 sewlabva@gmail.com.

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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Winter I: Jan. 2 – Feb. 26, 2018
Schedule online  November 28 with current students – preregistered until December 7.
Open spots available to new students December 12, 2017. **

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

**Please Note: Current students always receive first priority for registering, and then siblings. 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 registration is open to new students.

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Kid/Teen Sew Tue-Sat 1.5 Hours/Week –  2017 – 2018 School Year Calendar
Fall I: Sept. 5 – Oct. 30 – (closed 10/9) – $273.00 + Reg. Fee – FULL
Fall II: Oct. 24 – Dec. 18
(closed  10/31, 11/22 -11/26; 12/19 – 1/1) – $273.00 + Reg. Fee – FULL
Winter I: Jan. 2 – Feb. 26 – (closed 1/15, 2/19) – $
273.00 + Reg. Fee
Winter II: Feb. 20 – April 23
(closed 3/26 – 3/31) – $273.00 + Reg. Fee
Spring: April 17 – June 18 – (closed 5/29, 6/19-7/8) – $273.00 + Reg. Fee


Inclement Weather Policy
During the winter and spring seasons SewLab will make every effort to remain open.
SewLab reserves the right to delay the opening or close the studio during any inclement
weather event.
Unfortunately make ups are not available for classes cancelled due to
inclement weather. If the studio must close due to inclement weather, emails will be sent
to affected classes and notices will be posted on this website, Instagram and Facebook pages.

SewLab Registration Waiver & Refund/Cancellation Policy
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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 sewlabva@gmail.com.
(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 in Del Ray.



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