Sewing With Stretch Fabrics

3 hours


In order to attend this workshop, you should be familiar with how to use a sewing machine. If you have never used a sewing machine before, then please enrol on our 'learn how to use a sewing machine' course first.

No experience of overlocking required.


Come and learn how to sew with stretch fabrics by using an overlocker and a sewing machine. Learn how to overlock seams and use a twin needle to create 'coverstitch' hems. You will also have the opportunity to learn how to use a coverstich machine.

During this session you will make a simple long sleeved t-shirt in the size of your choice. The size range of our patterns is from 30 inch to 50 inch chest.

What's included

All equipment, pattern and notions are included, you will just need to bring your own fabric. Suitable fabrics; jersey knit. Please contact us for details regarding how much fabric you need to bring (this varies according to body size). Just bring yourself, your fabric. There will be plenty of tea, coffee and biscuits to keep you going.