Have you always wanted to sew with knits? This three-part workshop introduces you to sewing knits on both a regular sewing machine and serger. We have lots of fun pattern choices for this workshop for everyone!
Skill Level: Intermediate
- Advanced Beginner classes plus several completed items.
- Experience successfully completing several sewing projects. This class will not cover basic sewing machine operations such as threading a needle, switching needles, how to adjust stitch length, locking stitches, reverse stitching, pivoting corners, winding bobbins etc. Students should be capable of performing these procedures without assistance.
- For apparel making classes: you must have familiarity with using a sewing pattern, measuring oneself and picking a size.
Week 1 – Preparation, Cutting Knits and Introduction to the Serger
Week 2 – Garment Construction & Fitting
Week 3 - Finishing Techniques
Material requirements: You will need fabric and a pattern picked out for the first class. If you need help, please come down to the shop or give us a call to discuss options.
** We offer a 20% student discount on all your supplies for this workshop! You will be sent a code to use online once you've registered for your class! **
Equipment requirements: We highly encourage you to bring your own sewing machine, however if you don't own a machine, one will be provided for you. If you’d like to bring your home machine, please remember to bring the manual (and foot pedal/power cord) and arrive 10 minutes prior to the scheduled time.
Group size: Maximum 5 guests to keep our classes cozy and fun!