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Fashion School and Dressmaking Academy in New York, New York

French Haute Couture

French Haute Couture

Our French Haute Couture class proudly offers students with the best options in dressmaking, and draping design. This first course will provide you with knowledge of basic draping methods, and custom designs fit to you. A dress form is molded into your size and figure where you will learn to cut, stitch and drape over the course of 10 months!

Washable Dress Course

Washable Dress Course

Washable dressmaking is a course we have adopted to teach patterns for blouses, skirts, and sleeves. We utilize fabric such as polyester, linen and cotton so student will develop strong, well understood skills. In this course you will required to create a total of 4 garments, as well as 3-9 pieces of sewn fabrics.

Creative Dressmaking

Creative Dressmaking

This 20 lesson creative dressmaking course offers students a single class per week, where they will learn to create blouse, sleeve and collar patterns. This creative dress course allows you to choose your own fabrics to work with, and to make creative adjustments from basic patterns. Throughout this course you will learn to attach a skirt to a blouse to create a one of a kind dress.

About Maison Sapho School

Our family owned and operated dress academy welcomes designers from near and far to take advantage of our outstanding fashion school. Founded in 1921 we have provided students with the most exceptional option in dressmaking courses. We offer a variety of classes to take advantage of. Licensed by The New York State Board of Education Department, we guarantee to provide you with top quality courses. Each of our students will gain knowledge and advanced skills in sewing, stitching, cutting, and draping.

If you are looking for a dress academy that is professional and knowledgeable, Maison Sapho School is for you. We proudly offer several courses to meet your specific needs. Grow your portfolio with the fresh dress and couture dressmaking skills taught to you by the leaders at Maison Sapho School. Upon the completion and passing of each course you will receive a certificate of graduation, approved by the state of New York. Speak with us today at (212) 873-9183 to learn more about our dress design courses and what it takes to get enrolled!

  • Operated Since 1948
  • 10:1 Ratio
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  • 10 Month Course
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Advanced Couture Design Course

Our advanced couture design classes are a course designed for those who have completed and surpassed in our general design course. This advanced course contains difficult lessons once a week for a total of 40 weeks. Our advanced couture design classes begin in September and end in June when graduation and certification takes place. Our advanced dress fashion classes are a continuation of our general course with more in depth lessons and techniques.

If you are looking to take the next step in gaining the skills you desire, we are currently taking enrollment into our advanced dress design course. When you are looking to design custom dresses for personal gain, build your portfolio or touch up on your existing skills, our course is perfect for you. This European style course is not taught in America, take advantage of our top quality design classes and learn from the best! Call now at (212) 873-9183 and learn more about what it takes to get enrolled today.

Advanced Couture Design Course

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