Fashion Week Set

The local business dedicated to teaching the fine art of fashion design and production, The Sewing Room, has announced All-Star Fashion Week in Alameda will be July 13 through 17.

Richard Hallmarq, Emily Payne, James Martinez and Zachary Hernandez from the television show Project Runway will be in Alameda for a week of fashion camp, demonstrations and lectures.

The Sewing Room classes and camps empower people to explore their creativity while learning practical skills.

The summer fashion and sewing camps offered for ages 8 and older are: Up, Up, Up-cycling; My Pet Monster; Project Runway All-Stars and Fashion Sewing. For children ages 10 and older a fashion show production class is offered. The Sewing Room also offers a teen sewing class for those 13 and older.

Registration for these classes is open now.

To find out more, visit The Sewing Room at 2434 Webb Ave., call 332-9807 or visit