with Linda Lee
Online Class

Sewing Fashion Knits

Beyond the Basics
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Overview

Join designer Linda Lee, and discover techniques for sewing with knits to create garments with delicious drape and undeniable elegance! Learn the techniques you need to create your own knit wardrobe with your home sewing machine, including how to prepare your fabric, finish seams and edges, stabilize shoulders and necklines, troubleshoot puckering, curling, slipped stitches and more. If you have a serger, Linda offers invaluable advice for using it to create attractive finishes.

Details

  • beginner
  • 8 episodes
  • 2h24m

Included in this Class

1. Meet Linda Lee
17m

1. Meet Linda Lee

Meet Linda and explore different types of knits and fabrics. You'll also learn about the differences between sewing machines and sergers.

2. Preparing Fabric
13m

2. Preparing Fabric

Consider how your fabric will stretch and sew some samples with Linda's expert instruction and helpful tips.

3. Cutting & Marking
11m

3. Cutting & Marking

Linda shows you how to find the right side and grain line. You'll also learn to lay out your pattern pieces using weights.

1. Meet Linda Lee

1. Meet Linda Lee

2. Preparing Fabric

2. Preparing Fabric

3. Cutting & Marking

3. Cutting & Marking

4. Seam Finishes

4. Seam Finishes

5. Stabilizing Knits

5. Stabilizing Knits

6. Hem Finishes

6. Hem Finishes

7. Edge Finishes

7. Edge Finishes

8. Bonus: Sewing a Simple Garment

8. Bonus: Sewing a Simple Garment

Recommended with this class

  • Serger (optional, but recommended)
  • Tear-away stabilizer
  • Knit fabrics for practice
  • Walking foot