Online Class

Sewing Knits Without a Serger

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Confidently sew knit garments on your home machine – no serger required!

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What You Get

  • 6 Streaming HD video lessons with anytime, anywhere access
  • Downloadable class resources, including a printable supply list, pattern suggestions, stitch/needle guide for knit fabrics, and full bust adjustment chart
  • Detailed instruction, explanation and demonstration
  • Answers to student questions from instructor Ann Steeves

How it works

  • Once you purchase, find your class in your class library.
  • Watch on any device anytime.
  • Find downloadable class resources in the class viewer.

Class Overview

Knits are everyday wardrobe staples. They’re comfortable and flattering, and also fast and easy to sew! Join author Ann Steeves and learn how to sew knit garments using a regular sewing machine – no serger required. Along the way, you'll learn techniques for sewing patterns designed for knits, such as darts, hems and necklines. You'll even learn to do a full bust adjustment for knit patterns without darts for a perfect fit.

Lesson Breakdown

1. Fabric, Patterns & Sizing
Meet sewing expert Ann Steeves and start class with a deep dive into the differences between knit and woven fabrics. Ann explains what kind of knit fabrics are best for beginners, and how to choose patterns for knits.
2. Layout & Cutting
3. Seams, Darts & Pressing
4. Shoulders, Sleeves & Necklines
5. Hems, Waists & Closures
6. Fitting a Full Bust & Next Steps With Knits

Taught by

Ann Steeves
Ann Steeves
Ann Steeves has been teaching and writing about sewing for more than two decades. She was the owner of the popular online fabric store Gorgeous Fabrics. Ann has been published in Threads magazine and was formerly the contributing editor for SewStylish magazine.

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