Learn How to Become a Fashion Designer

Welcome to FFW, where students 6-18 learn how to design and sew their own clothes.

Kids Fashion Design Classes at Fashion First WorkshopsOur teens and kids fashion design classes online and in-person take place right after school and on the weekends at various locations.

Fashion First Workshops, headquartered in Plainfield NJ, offers these classes throughout the year in 6-8 week sessions, 1 1/2 to 2 hour classes: Fall l, Fall ll, Winter l, Winter ll and Spring.

We also offer workshops seasonally throughout the year on school holidays. Now anyone can learn how to become a fashion designer.

And don't forget to enroll in Fashion Summer Camp when school's out!

Recap of our sewing classes

  • ages 6-18 all welcome
  • no sewing experience necessary
  • all supplies included as well as use of our sewing machines
  • students take home the project they created
  • all students help plan and set up for their very own fashion runway show, where
  • the students model their design! All are welcome.
  • beginners welcome, classes indicate the skill level needed to register for the class.
  • read all class policies prior to registration
  • have fun learning how to become a fashion designer!

Upcoming Kids Fashion Design Classes

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Fall 2021 Madison Early Classshow details + $225.00 (USD)   Expired

  • Fall 2021 Madison Early Class
    October 1, 2021 - December 10, 2021
    4:15 pm - 5:15 pm

Design and Create the Jumper Dress! Location: Madison Community House (Thursday Morning Club) 25 Cook Ave, Madison, NJ  Fridays for 8 weeks, October 1st, 8th, 15th, 22nd, 29th, November 19th December 3rd & 10th 4:15-5:15 p.m. (Earlier Class grades 2nd-4th, Ages 7-9)  No sewing experience necessary. Co-ed classes.  Cost: $225 (includes fabrics, trims, and sewing (more…)

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  • Fall 2021 Madison Later Class
    October 1, 2021 - December 10, 2021
    5:30 pm - 6:30 pm

**CANCELLED** Design and Create the Jumper Dress! Location: Madison Community House (Thursday Morning Club) 25 Cook Ave, Madison, NJ  Fridays for 8 weeks, October 1st, 8th, 15th, 22nd, 29th, November 19th December 3rd & 10th 5:30-6:30 p.m. (Later Class grades 5th+, Ages 10-16)  No sewing experience necessary. Co-ed classes.  Cost: $225 (includes fabrics, trims, and (more…)

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Winter 2022 St. Patrick's Classshow details + $250.00 (USD)  

  • Winter 2022 St. Patrick's Class
    January 11, 2022 - March 1, 2022
    2:45 pm - 4:00 pm

Design and Create the Raglan Sweat Top! Location: St. Patrick School 45 Chatham Street, Chatham, NJ 07928 East/West Room Tuesdays for 8 weeks, January 11th, 18th, 25th, February 1st, 8th, 15th, 22nd, March 1st 2:45-4:00 p.m. (Grades 2nd-8th, Ages 7-13) No sewing experience necessary. Co-ed classes. Cost: $250 (includes fabrics, trims, and sewing supplies as (more…)

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Winter 2022 Springfield Early Classshow details + $220.00 (USD)  

  • Winter 2022 Springfield Early Class
    January 12, 2022 - March 2, 2022
    4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Design and Create the Dolman Top! Location: Springfield Recreation 100 S Springfield Ave, Springfield NJ Wednesdays for 8 weeks, Jan 12th, 19th, 26th, Feb 2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd, March 2 (March 9th a makeup day as needed) 4:00-5:00 p.m. (Grades 2nd-4th, Ages 7-9) Beginner No sewing experience necessary. Co-ed classes.  Cost: $220 (includes fabrics, trims, (more…)

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Winter 2022 Springfield Later Classshow details + $220.00 (USD)  

  • Winter 2022 Springfield Later Class
    January 12, 2022 - March 2, 2022
    5:15 pm - 6:15 pm

Design and Create the Raglan Sweat Top! Location: Springfield Recreation 100 S Springfield Ave, Springfield NJ Wednesdays for 8 weeks, Jan 12th, 19th, 26th, Feb 2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd, March 2 (March 9th a makeup day as needed) 5:15-6:15 p.m. (Grades 5th-10th, Ages 10-15) Beginner/Advanced No sewing experience necessary. Co-ed classes.  Cost: $220 (includes fabrics, (more…)

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Winter 2022 Westfield Early Classshow details + $205.00 (USD)  

  • Winter 2022 Westfield Early Class
    January 13, 2022 - March 3, 2022
    4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Design and Create the Raglan Sweat Top! Location: Westfield Recreation 425 E Broad St. Westfield, NJ  Thursdays for 8 weeks, January 13th, 20th, 27th, February 3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th, & March 3rd 4:00-5:00 p.m. (Earlier Class grades 2nd-4th, Ages 7-9)  No sewing experience necessary. Co-ed classes.  Cost: $205 (includes fabrics, trims, and sewing supplies as (more…)

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Winter 2022 Westfield Later Classshow details + $205.00 (USD)  

  • Winter 2022 Westfield Later Class
    January 13, 2022 - March 3, 2022
    5:15 pm - 6:15 pm

Design and Create the Raglan Sweat Top! Location: Westfield Recreation 425 E Broad St. Westfield, NJ  Thursdays for 8 weeks, January 13th, 20th, 27th, February 3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th, & March 3rd 5:15-6:15 p.m. (Later Class Grades 5th + Ages 10 and up.) No sewing experience necessary. Co-ed classes.  Cost: $205 (includes fabrics, trims, and (more…)

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Winter 2022 Madison Early Classshow details + $225.00 (USD)  

  • Winter 2022 Madison Early Class
    January 14, 2022 - March 4, 2022
    4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Design and Create the Raglan Sweat Top! Location: Madison Community House (Thursday Morning Club) 25 Cook Ave, Madison, NJ  Fridays for 8 weeks, January 14th, 21st, 28th, February 4th, 11th, 18th, 25th, March 4th (makeup day March 11th if needed) 4:30-5:30 p.m. (Earlier Class grades 2nd-4th, Ages 7-9)  No sewing experience necessary. Co-ed classes.  Cost: (more…)

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Winter 2022 Madison Later Classshow details + $225.00 (USD)  

  • Winter 2022 Madison Later Class
    January 14, 2022 - March 4, 2022
    5:30 pm

Design and Create the Raglan Sweat Top! Location: Madison Community House (Thursday Morning Club) 25 Cook Ave, Madison, NJ  Fridays for 8 weeks, January 14th, 21st, 28th, February 4th, 11th, 18th, 25th, March 4th (makeup day March 11th if needed) 5:30-6:30 p.m. (Later Class grades 4th-10th Ages 9-15)  No sewing experience necessary. Co-ed classes.  Cost: (more…)

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Winter 2022 Edison Early Classshow details + $240.00 (USD)  

  • Winter 2022 Edison Early Class
    January 18, 2022 - March 8, 2022
    4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Design and Create the Dolman Top! Location: Edison Recreation Minnie B. Veal Community Center 1070 Grove Ave. Edison, NJ 08820 Tuesdays for 8 weeks, Jan 18th, 25th, Feb 1st, 8th, 15th, 22nd, March 1, 8th (March 15th a makeup day as needed) 4:30-5:30 p.m. (Grades 2nd-4th, Ages 7-9) Beginner No sewing experience necessary. Co-ed classes. (more…)

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Winter 2022 Edison Later Classshow details + $240.00 (USD)  

  • Winter 2022 Edison Later Class
    January 18, 2022 - March 8, 2022
    5:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Design and Create the Raglan Sweat Top! Location: Edison Recreation Minnie B. Veal Community Center 1070 Grove Ave. Edison, NJ 08820 Tuesdays for 8 weeks, Jan 18th, 25th, Feb 1st, 8th, 15th, 22nd, March 1, 8th (March 15th a makeup day as needed) 5:30-6:30 p.m. (Grades 5th-10th, Ages 10-15) Beginner/Advanced No sewing experience necessary. Co-ed (more…)

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Winter 2022 St Vincent Martyr Schoolshow details + $220.00 (USD)  

  • Winter 2022 St Vincent Martyr School
    January 27, 2022 - March 10, 2022
    3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Design and Create the Classic Cozy Pajama Pants! Location: St. Vincent Martyr School 26 Green Village Rd, Madison, NJ 07940 Thursdays for 7 weeks, Thursdays, January 27th,  February 3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th, March 3rd, 10th  Make Up Dates:  March 24th 3:00-4:00 p.m. (Grades 2nd-8th, Ages 7-13) No sewing experience necessary. Co-ed classes. Cost: $220 (includes (more…)