Frequently Asked Questions (F.A.Q.'s)

Below is a list of frequently asked questions with corresponding answers. If your question is not addressed, feel free to contact us.

We did all the work for you! The lesson plans are done.

The “Learn to Sew” program has been used for many years and is designed so that students do not become discouraged since they are being taught what they should and when they should. Students may become dissatisfied when attempting to learn a skill they are not yet prepared for. It is essential to develop skills progressively. Our program does just that!

Yes, there is a market out there for teaching sewing classes. Sewing has experienced a resurgence in popularity in recent years, driven by several factors:

  1. DIY Movement: The Do-It-Yourself (DIY) culture has gained momentum, with more people seeking to create and repair their own clothing and accessories. Sewing is an essential skill in this regard.

  2. Sustainable Fashion: Growing awareness of environmental issues has led to an increased interest in sustainable and eco-friendly fashion. Learning to sew allows individuals to upcycle old clothing and reduce their reliance on fast fashion.

  3. Customization: Many individuals want unique, customized clothing and home decor. Sewing classes offer them the skills to create one-of-a-kind pieces tailored to their preferences.

  4. Hobby and Relaxation: Sewing can be a relaxing and therapeutic hobby. People are looking for ways to unwind and express their creativity, making sewing classes an attractive option.

  5. Entrepreneurship: Some individuals are interested in starting their own sewing businesses, such as selling handmade items on platforms like Etsy. Learning the craft through classes can be a crucial first step.

You must have sewing experience to teach, but you do not have to be an expert. Our program provides such detailed guidance that even a beginner Sewist can easily use it. Have confidence in yourself. You can do this! If you need more confidence in your teaching ability, start with beginner lessons and gradually add more difficult levels as you become more comfortable. Remember, you will be your own boss and can create your own rules.  The “Learn to Sew” DVDs are available to help build your knowledge and confidence.

As a sewing teacher, you can choose from several locations to conduct your lessons, such as your home, local churches, or schools. It is possible to collaborate with fabric stores who would be delighted to have you as an instructor, which could increase their business. Some stores may even offer you machines and tables to use during your classes.

To provide students with a choice of how to learn. Some prospective students prefer hands-on, in-person learning, while others prefer to watch videos and review them repeatedly.

Purchase the You Can Make It Teacher Kit from our store and sign the online Licensee Licensing Agreement. Once your purchase is confirmed, you will immediately gain access to all the materials needed to start your career.