Saturday 03/28/2020, 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
*Sewing-machine Garment construction Skill-building basics Special techniques
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Cut and Sew the Perfect Crew Neck (Plus Variations) for Your Sweater with Olgalyn Jolly
For those who sew or would like to sew sweater knits, this class will give your necklines a professional look.
Learn the steps to cut-and-sew a beautiful crew (round) neckline and variations for your sweaters. This class will put an end to the floppy neckband no matter what sewing pattern or sweater fabric you use. Your necklines will lie flat and fit well with a clean finish. Through this process you will see how easily one can master seaming and finishing this specialty fabric.
Machines will be provided for in-class use.
__ Sewing Basics: Needles, Thread, Sharp scissors, Notebook, Pen or pencil with eraser, Tape measure, Seam ripper, Pins
__3 old or thrifted, adult-sized, light-weight to medium-weight sweaters (approximately 7 to 14 stitches/inch). We will deconstruct the sweaters to use as material for our projects.
__Fabric marker or tailor’s chalk