Vera Wangs in the making start by learning the basics—sketching, cutting fabric, threading a sewing machine—and cut their teeth on simple projects like tote bags. As the class progresses, kids create clothing for themselves, and each session ends with a fashion show for families. Other classes encourage kids to refine their skills in fashion illustration and embellishment. 21 W 39th St between Fifth and Sixth Aves (646-329-6663, thefashionclass.com) *Kids at Art NYC, 1412 Second Ave at 73rd St. *The Yarn Co., 2274 Broadway at 82nd St. *The Center of Art & Imagination, 2116 86th St between Bay 28th St and 21st Ave, Bensonhurst, Brooklyn. *The Gowanus Arts Building, 295 Douglass St between Third and Fourth Aves, Gowanus, Brooklyn. Fall session begins Sept 16. Ten classes $300 and up. Ages 6 to 12.
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