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Founded in 2009 by Daishawn Franklin and Crystal Bailey, WALK was created to add to the emerging fashion industry in their hometown of Detroit. WALK averages over 500 women to each casting call and over 2,000 fashion forward show attendees from the metro Detroit area and around the country each year.


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"Sew St Louis" Beginning Sewing Classes

Register today!!!

"SEW ST. LOUIS" Register now!!!

The Beginner Learn how to use the machine and all the functions of the machine. Learn how to take measurements and read and use patterns. Create a basic pajama project. Sewing machines are provided but recommended to bring your own (better to get familiar with own machine).

5 Courses Intermediate & Advanced Courses by appointment only More info call 313-799-2556 | email

***Materials for project are not included will discuss during class***

Deadline to register: October 20TH 2017

Cost $150.00 

Class takes place Sunday, October 22nd

Session 1 | 1:00pm - 2:00pm Sewing Skills Assessment

Session 2 | 2:00 - 3:00pm Take measurements and learn how to read and find patterns for sewing projects

Session 3 | 3:00pm - 4:00pm Cut pattern and pin design Session

Session 4 | 4:00pm - 5:00pm Sew and finish pajama pants

Session 5 | 5:00pm - 6:15pm Sew and finish pajama pants

Your Instructor Volencia Simpson Your instructor is an accomplished educated seamstress with over 10 years of sewing experience. Volencia Simpson owner of Fiercely Made which has been in business for 3 years making clothes for mainly women and children. Volencia is head seamstress for companies like BabyCrush and Lou Prezi. She started off modeling for DNA, John Casablanca, and Alpha Modeling Group, however, her passion is in sewing. Volencia in her 2nd year as an educator is now passionate about providing a platform for future designers.