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Winter I session begins Jan. 8 …Winter II session begins Feb. 27, please note inclement weather policy below

SewLab is a sewing education studio located in the Del Ray neighborhood of Alexandria, Virginia. We provide sewing lessons for kids and teens, ages 7 – 17 in a fun, inclusive, creative and supportive learning environment. Instruction is tailored to meet the needs of each individual based on their current sewing experience / ability in small group classes. Classes cover beginner through intermediate / advanced sewing skills. Students can begin classes in any session that has an opening; classes are multi-aged and multi-experienced. Contact is by email sewlabva@gmail.com.

SewLab studio has available:sewing lessons for kids and teens
● 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 II: Feb. 27 – Apr. 23, 2018
Sewing lessons for Kids and Teens Schedule online January 29 with current students – preregistered until February 8. Wait-listed students contacted Feb. 9 – 12. Then, any o
pen spots are available to new students February 13, 2018. **

Kid / Teen Sew, Ages 7-17, September – June
Mondays – Thursdays at 3:30 or 5:00 (ages 7 – 17),
or Tuesdays 6:30 (ages 10+).

**Please Note: Current students always receive first priority for registering, then siblings and 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. Then, registration is offered to wait-listed students, and finally, open spots are made available to all students. Therefore, please add your child’s name to the current wait lists, thank you.

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Sewing lessons for Kids and Teens:

Kid/Teen Sew Mon. – Thurs., 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. 8 – Feb. 26 – (closed 1/15, 2/19) – $
273.00 + Reg. Fee – FULL
Winter II: Feb. 27 – April 23
(closed 3/26 – 3/31) – $273.00 + Reg. Fee
Spring: April 24 – 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.
Therefore, 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. In addition, notices will be posted on this website, Instagram and Facebook pages.

SewLab Registration Waiver & Refund/Cancellation Policy
sewing lessons for kids and teens

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.

Contact is by email sewlabva@gmail.com.
(Phone is not answered during class time.)



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SewLab Entrance on Mount Vernon Avenue in Del Ray.


Sewing Lessons for Kids and Teens Location:

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