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Expired Summer 2020 Fashion Camp in East Brunswick Aug 24-28 Outdoors

Summer 2020 Fashion Camp in East Brunswick Aug 24-28

Outdoor Camp Week

Kentucky Derby Week  For beginners to advanced beginners am

Fall Fun Week For beginners to advanced beginners pm


East Brunswick location: 150 Tices Lane East Brunswick, NJ 08816



Aug 24-28 Monday- Friday
9:30-12:00 or 1-3:30 pm 

Ages 7-16 all welcome 

                            No sewing experience necessary 

                            Co-ed classes


Registration (min max) 8 max

Fee $250.00 half day session (Includes all fabric, notions, trims, and use of sewing machines)
Limit 8

CDC guidelines will be followed. We will take every precaution to make this camp week as safe as possible adding in lots of fun!!!

Each student will have their own sewing machine, supplies and fabrics for the entire camp week.

Social distancing will apply.

Masks required.

Outside space for snack time break. 

More details to follow 

Payment is thru FFW
9:30-12:00 Kentucky Derby- Design and create a colorful outfit to wear to the Kentucky Derby including your very own hat! Designers will explore the dress and details of the derby. Our campers will explore fashions of the Kentucky Derby including the elaborate hats they wore. The camp week will end with in an individual virtual fashion show, to share with family and friends. Do you have a passion for fashion? Well, you have come to the right place we will teach you all you need to know to become a fashion designer. The camp fee includes all fabrics, trims and use of sewing machines. 

Day 1- Choose your fabric for your project, design, render and measure. learn how to sew and use the machine, practice.

Day 2- Determine pattern size, place and cut your pattern out. Practice sewing work with your machine.

Day 3-Pin and sew your design work on your fascinator or picture hat design.

Day 4- Pin and sew more of your project, continue to work on your hat project

Day 5- Fit and finish your project as well as your hat design. Fashion show at a distance. Parents welcome at a distance.


1-3:30 Fall Fun Week- Do you love fashion design but, have no sewing experience? Do you want to learn how to sew using a sewing machine? We have the perfect class for you! Here at Fashion First Workshops we’ve planned a whole week of easy breezy summer sewing projects just for you. Beginner or even advanced beginners will brush up on their skills in this week long camp of designing and sewing! First we will start out simple by upcycling a t-shirt into a pillow case (bring a t-shirt you love but no longer wear!). Next we will step it up a notch and make either a drawstring skirt or pj shorts. Then we will make a drawstring bag, perfect for a day out or even as a pj bag to keep at home! Finally, to finish our fun-filled week, we will make a cute scrunchy or a face mask. Don’t worry, it’s all easy breezy!

Day 1- learn how to use the  machine and what makes it tick. You will make a pillow case using an upcycled t-shirt as your first project

Day 2- Design and make your very own PJ Bottoms make them short or a capri length  or a fun fall skirt 

Day 3- Continue making our PJ Bottoms or short

Day 4- Design and make a drawstring bag 

Day 5- Fun Friday we will explore making scrunchies and/or a face mask using fun fashionable fabrics


So, come join us for this fun sewing week. Where you will explore sewing and making lots of fun projects!!!!

Our students [Fashion Designers] start with the sketch (croquis), technical details, choosing and rendering the fabric, learning the proper way to make a pattern, including measuring each other, understanding the importance of this process and the fit of the garment. They learn how to pin and sew using a sewing machine.  Then, they sew the entire garment including the final fitting. Finally, on the last day of our camp, we hold our individual virtual Fashion Show. During our fashion summer camp weeks, if time allows, we add individual fashion challenges (i.e. Newspaper challenges, trash bag challenges), for our designers to explore their inner most creativity. No sewing experience necessary. All fabric, supplies and use of the sewing machines are included.

contact info:

 Questions Email us at renee@fashionfirstworkshops.com  call us at 908-578-856



150 Tices Lane, Ste C, East Brunswick, New Jersey, United States

  • Fashion Camp in East Brunswick Aug 24-28 
     August 24, 2020 - August 28, 2020
     9:30 am - 3:30 am
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