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Frances S.
100/hour

From a family of seamstresses; adept at hand sewing and machine skills

When I was five years old, she began teaching me to embroider. My mother, who sewed wedding gowns and dance costumes, taught me garment construction five years later. By the time I was a teen, I was making and embellishing my own clothes. I... read more

100/hour
5.0 (824)
51 hours tutoring Sewing out of 2,580 hours
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When I was five years old, she began teaching me to embroider. My mother, who sewed wedding gowns and dance costumes, taught me garment construction five years later. By the time I was a teen, I was making and embellishing my own clothes. I... read more

Jo Dean T.
35/hour

Patient tutor for sewing, knowing sewing machines, and patternmaking

I can help anyone with a new machine to begin sewing in 1 session. I am fluent in sewing, knowing your machine, patternmaking, and purchasing and understanding store bought patterns. My experience with my own projects and as a... read more

35/hour
5.0 (51)
76 hours tutoring Sewing out of 132 hours
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I can help anyone with a new machine to begin sewing in 1 session. I am fluent in sewing, knowing your machine, patternmaking, and purchasing and understanding store bought patterns. My experience with my own projects and as a... read more

Monica W.
45/hour

The BEST HomeSchool Sewing Lessons EVER!

Sewing Students will successfully learn the beautiful art of sewing with lessons from Miss Monica who has over 30+ years experience in Fashion Design, Illustration and Sewing. She inspires her students and excites the... read more

45/hour
5.0 (1)
4 hours tutoring Sewing out of 4 hours
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Sewing Students will successfully learn the beautiful art of sewing with lessons from Miss Monica who has over 30+ years experience in Fashion Design, Illustration and Sewing. She inspires her students and excites the... read more

Lynette E.
50/hour

Sewing Teacher of All Ages with 40 Years Experience

I have been a garment seamstress for over 40 years and I wish I had a nickel for every person who said to me, "Gosh, I wish I'd learned to sew!" I learned to sew when I was barely tall enough to sit at the machine,... read more

50/hour
5.0 (68)
142 hours tutoring Sewing out of 232 hours
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I have been a garment seamstress for over 40 years and I wish I had a nickel for every person who said to me, "Gosh, I wish I'd learned to sew!" I learned to sew when I was barely tall enough to sit at the machine,... read more

Francesca P.
45/hour

Bachelors in Fashion Design with over 20 years of sewing experience

Over 12 years of garment alterations experience, including repairs. Over 12 years experience in Costume Design. I am credited on iMDB with 7 movies as a costume designer. I worked at a dry cleaner as their only tailor for 5 stores. read more

45/hour
4.2 (5)
9 hours tutoring Sewing out of 10 hours
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Over 12 years of garment alterations experience, including repairs. Over 12 years experience in Costume Design. I am credited on iMDB with 7 movies as a costume designer. I worked at a dry cleaner as their only tailor for 5 stores. read more

Jody T.
50/hour

Seamstress available for lessons

I understand how to read pre-made patterns, can explain how to adjust pre-made patterns to create wanted design, knowledge with multiple types of sewing machines including industrial. I can help with explaining how to tailor already made... read more

50/hour
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I understand how to read pre-made patterns, can explain how to adjust pre-made patterns to create wanted design, knowledge with multiple types of sewing machines including industrial. I can help with explaining how to tailor already made... read more

Neyda G.
30/hour

Fashion designer and seamtress 20+ years experience

I learned to sew when I was 9 years old and since then I have not stopped. I studied fashion design and I love sewing and the world of design! read more

30/hour
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I learned to sew when I was 9 years old and since then I have not stopped. I studied fashion design and I love sewing and the world of design! read more

Christine A.
65/hour

15+ Years of Sewing Experience

I have been sewing for over 15 years. I currently own a small business selling items I have designed and sewn in my studio. I have experience in fabric types, needle types and sizes and garment construction. Currently, I have been working... read more

65/hour
5.0 (1)
17 hours tutoring
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I have been sewing for over 15 years. I currently own a small business selling items I have designed and sewn in my studio. I have experience in fabric types, needle types and sizes and garment construction. Currently, I have been working... read more

Calvin H.
75/hour

Fashion/Technical Design Tutor

...Lauren. As a Technical Designer I wear many hats in bringing the designers concept to life. In short I have to know all sewing and finishing techniques to fix and correct garments from swim wear, jackets, coats, Jeans and sweaters. All this was ... read more

75/hour
4.8 (46)
170 hours tutoring Sewing out of 326 hours
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...Lauren. As a Technical Designer I wear many hats in bringing the designers concept to life. In short I have to know all sewing and finishing techniques to fix and correct garments from swim wear, jackets, coats, Jeans and sweaters. All this was ... read more

Julia P.
30/hour

Fashion Designer

I was technically trained at Iowa State University in sewing and design. I know how to sew, drape and pattern clothing. I have a real passion for designing and sewing clothing and would love to teach someone the basics or... read more

30/hour
5.0 (8)
16 hours tutoring Sewing out of 17 hours
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I was technically trained at Iowa State University in sewing and design. I know how to sew, drape and pattern clothing. I have a real passion for designing and sewing clothing and would love to teach someone the basics or... read more

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How would you define Sewing in your own words?
Sewing is recreational once you understand how to use your machine and the fundamentals of sewing the creation and joy from it is limitless!
Sewing is recreational once you understand how to use your machine and the fundamentals of sewing the creation and joy from it is limitless!
Answered • 03/19/18

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How would you define Sewing in your own words?
The dictionary says that "Sewing is the activity of making or mending clothes or other things using a needle and thread." But, it is so much more. Sewing is a highly creative outlet that allows one to express their own style, imagination, personality, and spirit in their "one-of-a-kind"... read more
The dictionary says that "Sewing is the activity of making or mending clothes or other things using a needle and thread." But, it is so much more.... read more
Answered • 03/19/18

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How would you define Sewing in your own words?
Sewing is my paint brush for the body. With my sewing ability I can design anything to adorn any type of body. Sewing allows me to enhance and/or define the make up or remake over for any person.
Sewing is my paint brush for the body. With my sewing ability I can design anything to adorn any type of body. Sewing allows me to enhance and/or... read more
Tony J.

Tony J. answered • 03/19/18

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How would you define Sewing in your own words?
Sewing is an opportunity to express your creativity. if you love fabric and color and design, you can find sewing to be very rewarding. It allows one to put their own unique ideas into a garment. When I have made something that I love, there is a feeling of accomplishment that goes along with it.
Sewing is an opportunity to express your creativity. if you love fabric and color and design, you can find sewing to be very rewarding. It allows... read more
Answered • 02/07/19