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Who we are...

... a company that teaches kids how to sew through sewing machine schools, workshops, camps, after school clubs & private lessons.

Kim Mulcahy,  Founder of Sew Happy

Here's what happened...

April 2011

Where it all started....




Sew Happy Sewing, Inc.

Sew Happy becomes incorporated


Kim teaches the After School Program at Osborn, Heathcote and Cos Cob elementary schools

A group of friends asked Kim to teach them how to sew...


Kim began teaching a sewing club at Milton School in Rye....




15 Schools

Sew Happy After School Program now in 15 schools and being taught by 5 teachers


Gaby joins Sew Happy as a teacher and designer

April 2014

Sew Happy grows...

Vanessa joins Sew Happy as a sewing instructor, teaching the After School Program


Summer Camp at Wainwright House, Rye, NY


8 Schools now running the Sew Happy After School Program (Milton, Osborn, Greenwich Academy, Cos Cob, Heathcote, Midland, Resurrection & Old Greenwich)

2016 - Sew Happy After School Program Is In Over 30 schools and being taught by 12 instructors First sewing kit, the Happy Fox is made by Haan Crafts (Made in Indiana with recycled materials)




First Sewing Kit


First sewing kit, the Happy Fox is made in the USA by Haan Crafts using recycled materials


Tina joins Sew Happy 


Sew Happy After School Program is in over 25 schools and being taught by 12 instructors

August 2017

Sew Happy After School Program now being offered to over 60 schools as far as 50 miles away!


We now have 20 instructors!

We have 3 After School Club programs in New York City!

Sew Happy Sewing Machine School is running for the third time.

4 Instructors are teaching private lessons

In addition to the Happy Fox we have developed the following projects for after school clubs:

Ice Cream

Emoji Pillow

18" Doll Dress & Vest

Daxie Days

Hello Tote Bag & iPhone Wallet

We are offering 4 Sewing Machine Schools in Rye, Scarsdale & Mount Kisco!


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