Sewing with knits Tutorials

Tutorials on how to sew and hem knits on a sewing machine, serger and coverstitch machine
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Ultimate Guide to Sewing Knits with a Twin Needle
In this guide, you’ll learn how to use it properly, options to try and finally get the answer on the most effective ways to avoid tunnelling, which is very common when using a double needle to hem thin, stretchy knits.
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How to Sew T-Shirt Neckband
Are you struggling to sew a knit neckband on your t-shirt and tops? Perhaps it’s gaping, won’t lie flat or it pulls the fabric of the neckline and creating those annoying draglines and gathers. Check this post for neat tips you can use
How to Sew a Runner Belt: Easy Tutorial
Want to make your own runner belt? Then follow this simple tutorial on how to sew an expandable runner belt with plenty of space for the phone, cards, keys, gels, or whatever else you need to bring on your run (or walk).
Improve Your Sewing With Wonder-Tape
Struggling with sewing a waistband that looks as neat on the inside as the outside? Or maybe you are having issues with knit fabrics stretching out when being stitched over? I’m such a fan of using a water-soluble double-sided tape, also referred to as Wonder-Tape, to solve those issues.
the instructions for how to sew mitten lining
How to Sew Lining on Mittens
So in this tutorial, I’ll show you how to add a lining with no visible seam allowance, inspired by the bagging methods used in the garment industry (sometimes also referred to as a burrito method). The great thing about this method is that it hides the seam allowance at the cuffs, making sure the mittens are totally rub-free, which we all love I’m sure!
Learn How to Sew Tova Mittens
You don’t need to knit in order to create a pair of handmade mittens. In fact, you can whip up a pair in less than an hour just using your sewing machine and some fabric scraps.
The Velo Knit Cap Pattern
The Velo knit cap, the perfect slim fit, easy to sew, knit hat for any cold-weather activities. Ideal for wearing underneath a helmet when biking and skiing or on its own for hiking, running or just anytime you need to keep warm without the bulk.
How to Sew Tova Mittens
You don’t need to knit in order to create a pair of handmade mittens. In fact, you can whip up a pair in less than an hour just using your sewing machine and some fabric scraps.
Learn How to Sew Tova Mittens
You don’t need to knit in order to create a pair of handmade mittens. In fact, you can whip up a pair in less than an hour just using your sewing machine and some fabric scraps.
The Velo Knit Cap Pattern
The Velo knit cap, the perfect slim fit, easy to sew, knit hat for any cold-weather activities. Ideal for wearing underneath a helmet when biking and skiing or on its own for hiking, running or just anytime you need to keep warm without the bulk.
How to Sew a Buff with a Serger Flatlock Seam
Learn how to sew a tubular scarf (buff) using a non-chafing 2-thread flatlock seam on a serger. It’s super easy and quick to make, and the end result will look very professional.
Learn to Sew a Buff with a Serger Flatlock Seam
Learn how to sew a tubular scarf (buff) using a non-chafing 2-thread flatlock seam on a serger. It’s super easy and quick to make, and the end result will look very professional.
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How to perfect the 3-thread flatlock seam
Useful methods to achieve a 3-thread flatlock that looks pretty good when pulled apart.
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How to Finish and Secure a Coverstitch Seam: Step-by-Step Tutorial - The Last Stitch
You need to properly secure a coverstitch seam, because, unlike a sewing machine, you cannot backstitch on a coverstitch machine. So if the thread ends are not secured, the seam will unravel quickly. Here is an overview of the two most common methods: The clip and pull and the secure-by-hand method. https://www.thelaststitch.com/how-to-secure-a-coverstitch-seam-step-by-step-tutorial/
the front and back view of a sewing pattern for a vest or top with sleeves
Guide to Seam Allowances for Any Pattern
Learn about seam allowances in this video tutorial!