Explore Sewing Tutorials, Sewing Tips, and more!

Explore related topics

Make your own DIY Bowtie!  From Capitol Romance and Ribbons & Bluebirds

Make your own DIY Bowtie! From Capitol Romance and Ribbons & Bluebirds

I am often asked about knits, and the infamous ‘Wavy Seam Syndrome’. Up until recently, my advice hasn’t been all that fantastic. Let’s see, there is sewing with a ball point needle. Sew using your serger (if you have one), or a zig zag stitch. If you must do a straight stitch, always sew on …

END 'Knit Wavy Seam Syndrome'

I am often asked about knits, and the infamous ‘Wavy Seam Syndrome’. Up until recently, my advice hasn’t been all that fantastic. Let’s see, there is sewing with a ball point needle. Sew using your serger (if you have one), or a zig zag stitch. If you must do a straight stitch, always sew on …

This is a guide about sewing stretchy fabric. Sewing stretchy fabric can be tricky. You want to follow a few simple steps to ensure that the finished seams lie nice and flat and at the same time do not break when the garment is worn or the item used.

Sewing Stretchy Fabric

This is a guide about sewing stretchy fabric. Sewing stretchy fabric can be tricky. You want to follow a few simple steps to ensure that the finished seams lie nice and flat and at the same time do not break when the garment is worn or the item used.

I am blessed with chunky upper arms that almost never fit into a standard pattern sleeve. Even in knit garments, without a little adjustment I feel like Popeye, straining at the bicep seams! Lucky …

I am blessed with chunky upper arms that almost never fit into a standard pattern sleeve. Even in knit garments, without a little adjustment I feel like Popeye, straining at the bicep seams! Lucky …

Finishing Techniques for Knit Fabric. It’s really important with knit to use the right needles. If you don’t, you end up with these lovely little holes along the the seam line .  Use stretch or ball point needles! Also, a walking foot can be so helpful when sewing knits, especially if you’re using a sewing machine. Examples of sewing machine finishes From top to bottom: stretch stitch, zig zag, overlock stitch and a double needle.  No serger is NOT an excuse for not sewing knits.

Finishing Techniques for Knit Fabric. It’s really important with knit to use the right needles. If you don’t, you end up with these lovely little holes along the the seam line . Use stretch or ball point needles! Also, a walking foot can be so helpful when sewing knits, especially if you’re using a sewing machine. Examples of sewing machine finishes From top to bottom: stretch stitch, zig zag, overlock stitch and a double needle. No serger is NOT an excuse for not sewing knits.

Easy pleated midi skirt sewing tutorial. This is made with knit fabric and an elastic waistband so it's super quick to make!

easy pleated midi skirt tutorial + Girl Charlee KnitFix

Easy pleated midi skirt sewing tutorial. This is made with knit fabric and an elastic waistband so it's super quick to make!

How to Sew With Knit Fabrics- Tips and Resources

How to Sew Knits - a reference guide on

Pinterest
Search