sewing techniques

Sewing Fashion Knits Online Class

Stretch your skills with designer Linda Lee as you learn how to sew knits from slinky to open weave, including preparation, sewing and serging for a perfect finish. Fashion knit fabrics have a delicious drape, create elegant yet comfortable garments, but can often be challenging to sew. Master the techniques you need to create your …

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How to Miter a Hem for Tablecloths and Placemats

Mitered corners reduce the bulk on the folded seams and allow the edges to meet evenly resulting in a neat and tidy finish. Making a mitered hem is easier than you think and in this video you’ll learn how to miter, sew and finish the corners of tablecloths and placemats.

Sew for Yourself: Fit & Fashion Essentials Online Class

Are you on pins and needles to sew your own clothes? Feel fabulous in clothes that fit your body and style, made by you! Join sewing author, teacher and award-winning designer Sharon Czachor as she shares easy-to-follow techniques for sewing clothes you’ll love to wear. Find the online class here

The Colette Sewing Handbook

The Colette Sewing Handbook shows you how to start sewing the wardrobe of your dreams using five simple fundamentals. Included are five beautiful patterns for modern classic pieces, including a skirt, blouse, sheath dress, asymmetrical flounce dress, and a lined dress with gathered sleeves. Each project guides you gradually and painlessly to becoming a better …

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The Artful T-Shirt Online Sewing Class

Sew flattering, fashionable knit T-shirts with one-of-a-kind style! Put a twist on this wardrobe staple by perfectly combining prints and adding designer details. Discover techniques for sewing a T-shirt that looks like it came from a boutique. Learn techniques for mixing fabrics, textures and finishing details and discover how to choose the perfect knit fabric …

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Sew Confident: Essential Techniques for Beginners Online Sewing Class

Learn essential techniques every new sewer should know! Create the projects you want with confidence and polish. Add to your bank of basic sewing skills so you can conquer more complex projects with confidence! Join designer and instructor Angela Wolf and build the bridge of essential techniques that will take you beyond beginner sewing. Find …

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Designing Your Wardrobe: Drafting Pants Online Class

Learn to draft perfect patterns for well-fitting pants. Warning: you may need a bigger closet! Join design-school founder Suzy Furrer in using your new sloper to draft pants. Walk away with three new styles under your belt: casual drawstring pants, sophisticated palazzo pants and classic, flat-front tailored trousers. Find the online class here

Sew Smarter – 30 Professional Techniques Online Sewing Class

Step up your sewing savvy with professional techniques and expert guidance. Tame challenging fabrics and tricky sewing to create your most sophisticated garments yet. Learn advanced construction and finishing techniques. Sew perfect curved and fisheye darts, and breeze through garments with lots of gathers without pulling threads. Simplify sewing intricate curves and corners, and learn …

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