Fashion Makerspace 2023 Wrapped!
As we wave goodbye to an amazing 2023, let’s take a stroll down the runway of memories and celebrate all the things we’ve achieved together at Fashion Makerspace!
A Fresh Face for Fashion Makerspace Website
First up, the FMS website got a glow-up! The sleek new design reflects our commitment to user-friendly experiences. It’s like our website got a wardrobe upgrade – explore seamlessly and stay tuned for exciting updates coming your way!
Newly Designed FMS Tote Bag
Introducing the must-have accessory for all makers on the move – the Fashion Makerspace Tote Bag! Grab yours now and let the world know you’re carrying a passion for fashion wherever you go! Also, don’t forget your Sewing Tool Kit, all of the essentials you need for your sewing projects are included in this kit!
2023’s Fresh Sewing Classes
In 2023, we introduced exciting new sewing classes, including:
- [WSQ] Design, Draft & Sew Womenswear Pants (Intermediate)
- [WSQ] Design, Draft & Sew Couture Cheongsam (Intermediate)
- Raglan Cut Dress/Jumpsuit
- Box Pleated Lined Skirt
From mastering the art of tailored pants to the intricate details of a Cheongsam, and from creating a versatile Raglan Cut Dress/Jumpsuit to diving into the world of texture and movement with our Pleated Lined Skirt course, we hope our new classes opened doors for you to expand your skills and knowledge! We’re all about keeping things fresh and exciting just for you! So, buckle up for more opportunities to boost your creative skills!
FMS x Guest Trainers
Elevating the learning experience, Fashion Makerspace welcomed guest trainers in 2023!
A collaboration with TR Cutting School brought Shingo Sato’s expertise to our community, spicing things up with his innovative techniques in developing three-dimensional designs. He held 3-day workshops in Origami Textile Techniques, Transformational Reconstruction Draping, and Creative Moulage & Transformational Reconstruction Cut Dress.
Orange Lemon Lingerie spilled the deets on creating a cute Bralette and Panty set – the ultimate comfort-meet-style combo!
Handeecrafts skillfully guided our students through the fundamentals techniques of crochet, making cozy coasters for that Insta-worthy home vibe!
Momshoo shared the art of hand embroidery to our students giving them the opportunity to jazz up their clothes and add a personal touch to their creations!
Agathe Lee (Agy) introduced the Free Motion Embroidery in her workshop, inviting our students to explore creative freedom with the sewing machine. Perfect for those seeking artistic expression in their sewing projects!
Media Milestones: Shoutout to Our Stars!
Celebrating the achievements of our talented community in 2023! We couldn’t be prouder of them.
Faathimah’s Feature in The Straits Times
Our dedicated trainer, Faathimah, graced the pages of The Straits Times, sharing her inspiring journey from crafting self-made clothes to designing her own stunning wedding dress. View the full article here.
Our Students Feature on Mediacorp’s Channel 8
Our students were spotlighted on Mediacorp’s Channel 8, showcasing a heartwarming mother and daughter duo who share the joy of sewing and garment-making, including Cheongsams. Watch the full feature below!
Student Spotlight: Applause for Our Amazing Makers!
Round of applause for our incredible students! Witness the creative brilliance of our students on our Instagram page!
Our students shone bright in 2023! A heartfelt shoutout to everyone for pouring their best efforts into their creations. Crafting their own garments became more than just a project – it became a journey of creativity and collaboration. One group even took it a step further, creating matching coasters that perfectly complemented their beautiful Cheongsams. We hope everyone enjoyed their time in Fashion Makerspace and we look forward to seeing all of you next year!
Here’s to a year of laughter, creativity and stitches that bind us together! Thank you for being part of our journey! Fashion Makerspace can’t wait to continue this sewing adventure with all of you in 2024!