Event Details

Come and celebrate Black History Month with us!!!!!

We are making a gathered waist skirt with african fabric!!!!!!

From newbies to experts, all sewing levels will enjoy this sewing class in beautiful Old Town Alexandria!

You will make a custom, skirt to add to your wardrobe that you'll love to wear over and over again and receive a special surprise too.

We provide everything: sewing machines, supplies, materials and fabric.

***Bonus sewing labels will be provided (They read: "Made With Love By, YOUR NAME")***

So grab a friend and join us for some sewing, music, laughs and fun!

**Non-alcoholic beverages will also be provided!

Can't wait to meet ya!

We also host private sewing parties! Please send an email to [email protected] for inquiries.

**No refunds**

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Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event?

Must be 21 to drink. Non-alcoholic drinks are provided.

What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event?

Street parking is free on Sundays. We are about a 10 minute walk from the King Street Metro station off the Blue and Yellow lines

What can I bring into the event?

We provide everything however you can bring your own machine or fabrics but please make sure your fabric has the proper stretch, pattern, quality and etc for the class.

How can I contact the organizer with any questions?

Email me at [email protected]

What's the refund policy?

No refunds (becuase we have a limited number of machines).

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

No. We will keep track of attendees.

Is my registration fee or ticket transferrable?

You may transfer your ticket to someone else if you can't make it your chosen class.

Is it ok if the name on my ticket or registration doesn't match the person who attends?

Yes, that is fine. Please let us know who is coming so that we create custom labels with the correct names on them.

  • When: Mon Feb. 26
    6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

  • Address: 300 North Patrick Street
    Alexandria VA,US 22314

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