with Lynda Maynard
Online Class

Sewing on the Edge: Finishing Techniques

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Overview

Gain confidence and skills in finishing necklines, armholes, hems and more! Lynda Maynard will give you an array of professional finishing options for all your garment-sewing projects, from T-shirts to formal gowns. You'll learn to work with silky and sheer fabrics and be able to reinforce, bind or hem lightweight fabrics without adding bulk or using facings. Whether you're sewing with knits or wovens, Lynda will show you how to finish garments with a polished and professional look.

Details

  • intermediate
  • 8 episodes
  • 2h16m

Included in this Class

1. Getting Started
14m

1. Getting Started

Meet your instructor, Lynda Maynard, and get started with making bias bindings, both single- and double-fold. Lynda shows how to get excellent results on a variety of fabrics without using gadgets.

2. Double Fold Bindings
23m

2. Double Fold Bindings

Lynda explains how bindings can enhance your garments, then shows how to add a double-fold binding to a neckline. Working with sheer fabric? Lynda will coach you through the process, and demonstrate how to add piping to your bindings as well!

3. Single Fold Bindings
22m

3. Single Fold Bindings

Single-fold bindings have a variety of applications. Lynda will walk you through the basics, demonstrate binding on sheer and knit fabrics and show how to finish your binding.

1. Getting Started

1. Getting Started

2. Double Fold Bindings

2. Double Fold Bindings

3. Single Fold Bindings

3. Single Fold Bindings

4. Banded V-Necks

4. Banded V-Necks

5. Banded Curved Edges

5. Banded Curved Edges

6. Welt Edging & Flange Closure

6. Welt Edging & Flange Closure

7. Hem Finishes

7. Hem Finishes

8. Decorative Finishes

8. Decorative Finishes