Online Class

Serger & Coverstitch: Fashion Details

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Sew fashion details with your serger, coverstitch and combo machines.

Skill Level


What You Get

  • 6 Streaming HD video lessons with anytime, anywhere access
  • Downloadable class resources, including a printable supply list, reading and shopping resources and a guide to patterns shown in the class
  • Hours of close-up instruction
  • Answers to student questions from instructor Linda Lee

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  • Watch on any device anytime.
  • Find downloadable class resources in the class viewer.


Serger, coverstitch and combo machines aren't just for T-shirts or utility stitches anymore! Expert Linda Lee shows you how to use them to sew eye-catching fashion fabrics, creative details and more. You'll explore a range of inspired techniques for both knit and woven fabrics using overlock, flatlock, chain and cover stitches so you can create your most beautiful garments yet!

Lesson Breakdown

1. Stitch Types & Serger Basics
Meet author, designer and sewing expert Linda Lee and begin by unraveling the differences among overlock, flatlock, chain and cover stitches, and the machines that make them. Linda helps you choose your machine(s), then shares tips on basic serger stitching.
2. Techniques With Overlock Stitches
3. Rolled Hems, French Seams & Piping
4. Techniques With Flatlock Stitches
5. Coverstitch Techniques: Seams & Hems
6. Coverstitch Techniques: Necklines

Recommended with this class

  • Serger, coverstitch or combo machine
  • Assorted threads, ribbons and fabrics for practicing techniques

Taught by

Linda Lee
Linda Lee
Linda Lee has loved fabric for as long as she can remember, so it's no surprise that she has spent her career working in fashion and interior design. She is the owner of The Sewing Workshop Pattern Collection, where adventurous sewers can find patterns for distinctive garments created with innovative techniques. She has written numerous sewing books and contributed articles to magazines including Threads, Sew News and Stitch. She has also been the sewing expert for segments on the HGTV programs "Today at Home" and "Our Home."

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