Do you want to learn how to make your own clothes?

Are you ready to tap into your creativity and learn a new skill?


Whether you desire to add your own customized fashions to your wardrobe or want to learn how to sew as another stream of income for you and your family -- third-generation seamstress, Kacie Starr Long is ready to teach you and help you accomplish your goals.


Beginner Sewing Lessons: 4-Week Session

Classes will be held on Mondays from 6:00PM - 9:00PM

May 10th

May 17th

May 24th

May 31st *** this is a make-up class and is available for those who need extra time to finish their garment.


Classes will be held at the City Sewing Room located at 6700 Arsenal Street, St. Louis, MO 63139.


You will learn:

How to thread and operate a sewing machine

How to overclock your stitches using a serger

How to sew straight, even stitches

Understand sewing tools and how to use them

How to determine the right fabric for your sewing project

How to take measurements, read a pattern and select your correct pattern size

How to use interfacing for waistbands and install invisible zippers


Sewing project: The Maxi skirt


  • Pictured are models wearing maxi skirts. Enrolled students will be able to choose their fabric from an assortment of fabrics provided or may bring their own fabric. If you decide to bring your own fabric, please purchase 5 yards of 100% cotton fabric from your preferred fabric store.

Beginner Sewing Class

  • This is a beginner sewing class for individuals ages 14 and up. During the weeks of sewing instruction, students will learn beginner sewing skills by sewing their own custom garment, a beautiful maxi skirt.


    Sewing classes will take place on Mondays from 6pm - 9pm. It is very important that students arrive on time for class and be available for all sewing lessons. If you miss a session it may mean that you do not complete your project with instruction. I do however, provide an online video tutorial that may be helpful for any missed lessons.


    The sewing class price is $299.00. This price includes all sewing equipment, instruction supplies, and fabric. If you decide to purchase your own fabric, you may do so at your cost.

    Payment plans are available. Please contact for a payment plan.


    The class will take place at the City Sewing Room located at 6700 Arsenal Street in St. Louis, MO 63139.

    Covid-19 Safety:

    To ensure safety Kacie and guest instructors will wear face masks. Hand sanitizer and disinfectant wipes are provided. Each student will work on their own individual sewing machine during class.

    Sewing Experience:

    This is a class designed for beginners. If you have sewing experience and would still like to take the class you are welcome. Please keep in mind that the first class will go over sewing machine basics, fabric selections, and beginner skills.

    Other questions:

    Should you have other questions about this sewing class, feel free to email Kacie at: or call: 314-325-6067. I

    If you are interested in 1 on 1 sewing instruction, be sure to check out private sewing lessons with Kacie

  • Refunds on missed classes will not be given unless there are extreme cases such as medical emergencies or life-altering situations.