Manhattan Class Descriptions
© 2009 Esaie Couture Fashion Design School
Level 1 Basic / Intermediate Sewing

Even  if this is your first time learning how to sew, you will receive careful explanations, step by step instructions and sewing tips, to  assemble  sample garments with regular or  lapped zippers, clean finish seams, facings, waistbands, shirring, gathering, various hand stitching  and hem stitching, plus more…

Fitted Skirt w/zipper   6 wks   $179.99  (or 2 pymnts of $90)
Sleeveless Top  w/facing  6 wks  $179.99 (or 2 pymnt of $90)

Pay In Full at registration, and only pay $159.99


Level 2 Intermediate / Advanced Sewing

Continue to hone your sewing skills learning proper pressing techniques, using  specialty seam finishes, invisible zipper and fly zipper applications, pleating,  tucks, ruffles,  etc., bringing  sample sewing projects to completion.

Pant w/fly zipper          6 wks  $179.99  (or 2 pymnts of $90)
Shirt w/collar & cuff    6wks   $179.99  (or 2 pymnts of $90)
Dress w/invisible zipper  6wks  $179.99 (or 2 pymnts of $90)

Pay In Full at registration, and only pay $159.99
Kids Fashion Summer Vacation Day Camp (Scheduled Seasonally)
Week-Long Intensive,  Mon thru Fri 10am--2pm

Fashion Design & Fashion Illustration                   $225

In the Fashion Day Camp, kids and teens learn illustration, tracking trends, finding inspiration, fashion sketching, technical  drawing, mood board, presentation board and portfolio creation


Pattern Making Fundamentals

Learn the fundamentals of pattern creation, drafting from body measurements to develop basic slopers. Various styles will be created using manipulation techniques. The concepts of good fit will be covered in order to complete a final garment

Bodice & Sleeve Class             6 wks  $225  (or 2 pymnts of $112.50)
Skirt & Pants Class                 6 wks  $225  (or 2 pymnts of $112.50)

Pay In Full at registration, and get 5% OFF


Basic Quilting (DISCONTINUED)

6 wks $225  (or 2 payments of $75)

Learn various patchwork block designs and layouts, appliqués, hand stitching, machine stitching and embellishments, to complete a quilted project
Level 1 & 2 Basic or Advanced       5:00 - 6:30pm

Basic or Advanced Sewing     10:00 - 11:30am
Basic or Advanced Sewing       11:45 - 1:15pm        Patternmaking                          1:30 - 3:30 pm

Basic or Advanced Sewing     11:15- 12:45am
Basic or Advanced Sewing       1:00 - 2:30pm 

1887 3rd Ave, New York, NY