Sewing Tutorials

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.

Make a Creative Drawstring Bag

Learn how to make a creative drawstring bag using two coordinating fabrics, plus a surprise specialty fabric that is hidden in the folds and doesn’t appear until the bag is opened.

Travel Kit Online Class

Build your sewing skills as you build this snappy travel kit. This project hits all the key aspects of bag construction, from stabilizing your fabric, installing a zipper, working curves and gussets, and adding a lining. Discover pro tips along the way to save time and create a similarly dapper bag that you can customize …

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How to insert a zipper into any bag

In this video tutorial learn how to insert a zip into any bag lining. Inserting a zipper into a lining is easy, and a zipper closure at the top of the bag will ensure that your belongings are secure and safe and won’t fall out.

Making Leather Bags Online Sewing Class

Don’t spend hundreds on a handbag when you can make one on your sewing machine. Customize and sew boutique-quality leather handbags with designer Don Morin. Learn professional leatherwork techniques to create a sophisticated and stylish leather tote using Don’s Craftsy-exclusive pattern. Discover tips for selecting quality leather and to efficiently lay out your pattern to …

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Mod Corsage Quilts Online Class

Learn how to combine existing patchwork pieces and fussy cut floral fabrics to create stunning floral bouquet blocks. Inspired by 17th century Broderie Perse (Persian embroidery) quilting, learn how to create a modern interpretation of a “trompe l’oeil” bouquet using improvisational patchwork and applique. Find the online class here

How to Sew an Envelope Pillow Cover

Learn all the steps you need to know to make and sew your own envelope pillow case cover. Pillow cases are easy to make and are a perfect sewing project for beginners.