Sewing Lessons in Vancouver – Our Social Fabric

Sewing Lessons in Vancouver

Looking for sewing lessons in Vancouver? We want everyone to experience the joy of sewing so we've collated this list of sewing classes in the Vancouver Lower Mainland to get you started.

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Please note: Our Social Fabric does not endorse any of the instructors listed below nor do we receive any compensation for referrals. 

Last updated: February 2023

August Arts

August Arts (Vancouver Lower Mainland and virtually)

1-2-1 and group lessons

Happy to show the basics for beginners looking to learn. I operate on a pay-what-you-can model. Students should have access to their own sewing machine. Find out more. 

chenko studios
chenko studios (Vancouver Lower Mainland)


Group lessons

Total beginner or experienced sewist, chenko studios’ industry trained instructors will help you build foundational sewing skills. A range of customizable projects to choose from. Everyone welcome. Find out more

Corrina Hammond Textiles / Domestic Intervention Co. (Vancouver Lower Mainland)

1-2-1 and group lessons

Weaving Workshop / Rag Rugs. Experience weaving on a traditional floor loom in a textile weaving studio! Weave a Rag Rug from fabric scraps and yarn stash. I provide everything. The looms are ready. Find out more

Hello Beautiful Sewing and Design Inc (Vancouver Lower Mainland)

1-2-1 and group lessons

Workshops for most ages and all sewing levels (including advanced courses on commercial machines). Small class sizes. Learn to: extend the life of what you have, reuse, re-purpose, mend and more. Find out more

In-House Patterns (Virtual)

Group lessons
Online classes in pattern making and fitting for experienced sewers and budding pattern makers. You'll learn how to develop basic pattern blocks and fit sewing patterns to your personal body measurements and shape. Find out more

La Movida Sewing & Design Studios (Vancouver Lower Mainland)

1-2-1 and group lessons

We offer both youth and adult sewing classes. We also offer our studio space available to rent and you get full access to our giant cutting tables, sewing machines, sergers, and coverstitch machine. Find out more

Langara college sewing

Langara College Continuing Studies (Vancouver Lower Mainland)

Group lessons

Langara College Continuing Studies offers Introduction to Sewing and Sewing Levels 1 & 2 this Fall in person. Find out more.

Mae Design Consulting (Vancouver Lower Mainland)

Group lessons

Mae studios believes in emulation through encounter. The studio collaborates with various actors in the field of fashion and runs regular sewing and pattern-making workshops. Find out more

Sew and Learn with Liz Thompson (Vancouver Lower Mainland and virtually)

1-2-1 and group lessons

AlI kinds of sewing tuition, but specialized in lingerie, machine embroidery, garment sewing and how to be friends with your serger and coverhem machines. Over 30 years of teaching experience. Find out more

Sheila Wong Fashion Design Studio

Sheila Wong Fashion Design Studio (Vancouver Lower Mainland and virtually)

1-2-1 and group lessons

Fashion design consultation and instructional services. Custom private instruction, and semi-private course offerings at all skill levels. We teach pattern cutting to final stitch. Located in Yaletown. Find out more

Stitch a Story Sewing School (Vancouver Lower Mainland)

Group lessons.

Stitch a Story Sewing School, offers kids weekly sewing classes and summer camps. Find out more.

The Cut Design Academy sewing lessons

The Cut Fashion Design Academy (Vancouver Lower Mainland and virtually)

1-2-1 and group lessons

We’re excited to help you take your first step into your future career in fashion. We have beginner to advanced sewing classes including industrial machine sewing classes. Find out more

The Stitchery

The Stitchery (Vancouver Lower Mainland)

1-2-1 and group lessons

From beginner to experienced sewing, quilting classes & private lessons for adults & youth. Small class size. Tea & biscuits served. Studio rentals for personal projects or community groups. Machine servicing. Find out more