MADE is an atelier and class series that shares the living tradition of fine sewing and couture techniques with Philadelphia students. Our classes are tailored to your experience, giving you all the tools and know-how you need to create beautiful things.
Earn a designer development diploma your way. With start dates in the Fall and Spring, we aim to provide a schedule that works for your life. Streamlining the process down to a 12 month track, this innovative approach to fashion education gives you a clear path towards your design goals. From sketching and sewing, to spec sheets and sales, our courses will cover everything you need to know to better navigate the fashion industry's competitive environment.
Not interested in a diploma? Pick and choose through our Designer Development classes, and take them at your own pace. Receive the same caliber of education, for your own personal or professional growth.
In addition to our full curriculum, we also provide some much needed space for designers, makers and do-ers to imagine their dreams. Our studio is fully equipped with industrial machinery, tables and all the tools needed to get you started. We offer monthly membership rates designed to get you here and happily powering through your next project.