Sewing Knit Fabrics

How to sew with knit fabrics - techniques, supplies to use, types of knit fabrics, patterns for knits, etc
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Sewing Course with Videos and Homework - Learn to Sew Stretchy Knit Fabrics
Sign up to receive this email course, with daily videos and homework assignments that will help you figure out the right settings for your machine to sew stretchy knit fabrics. The tutorials are perfect for beginners but also for experienced sewists who usually only work with woven fabrics. It's time to get comfortable sewing knits, and sew yourself a comfortable and cute wardrobe! No serger required, but the course does include optional serger lesson. You can sew knits with your sewing machine!
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Choosing a Stretch Stitch for Sewing Knit Fabric - Sew PDF
Learn the settings on your sewing machine to use with stretchy knit fabrics like jersey, to avoid stretching the fabric out of shape and getting wavy seams. Lower your presser foot pressure, use a walking foot or knit foot, and the right type of stitch. Tutorial for beginners.
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Should You Finish Knit Seams? - Sew PDF
Learn the stitches on your sewing machine to use to overlock seams, and why you may or may not want to finish seams on knit fabric. Video tutorial for beginners.
How to Sew Perfect Hems With Stretchy Fabric - No More Waviness!
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What Kind of Stitch to Use on Stretchy Fabrics - Sewing Machine (No Serger)
Learn the stitches on your sewing machine to use with stretchy knit fabrics like jersey, so your seams are stretchy and don't pop. Zig zag, triple stitch, lightning bolt, find out why some stitches are better than others, and how stretch thread can help make them stronger. Tutorial for beginners.
How to Sew Stretchy Knit Fabric on a Sewing Machine - Choosing the Right Stitch
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How to Sew Perfect Bands with Knit Fabric (Neckbands and Armbands) - Video Tutorial for Beginners
This video walks through the step-by-step process of sewing bands to the neckline or arm holes of a bodice with knit fabric. Perfect video tutorial for beginners that need some tips or advice on how to distribute the bands evenly, among other techniques. Use this technique on jersey knit t-shirts and other tops, tunics, and dresses.
Sewing Stretchy Fabric - Do You Need a Walking Foot?
We tested out 6 samples of the same knit fabric, varting only the presser foot pressure setting, with and without a walking foot. Check out the results, and follow the link if you'd like to learn more about settings for sewing with knit fabrics! Beginner video sewing tutorial for sewing stretchy fabrics (such as jersey) on a sewing machine.
Do you need a walking foot to sew knit fabrics? The answer may surprise you!
To Finish, or Not to Finish? Knit Seams on a Sewing Machine.
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The Best Sewing Machine Settings for Sewing Knit Fabrics
Learn the settings on your sewing machine to use with stretchy knit fabrics like jersey, to avoid stretching the fabric out of shape and getting wavy seams. Lower your presser foot pressure, use a walking foot or knit foot, and the right type of stitch. Tutorial for beginners.
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Sewing Machine Settings for Sewing Knit Fabrics Without Wavy Seams
Learn the settings on your sewing machine to use with stretchy knit fabrics like jersey, to avoid stretching the fabric out of shape and getting wavy seams. Lower your presser foot pressure, use a walking foot or knit foot, and the right type of stitch. Tutorial for beginners.
What Type of Needles Should You Use With Stretchy Knit Fabrics?
Click through to full video on other supplies that are helpful when sewing knit fabrics. Beginner tips for sewing stretchy fabric. Supplies include ballpoint/jersey or stretch needles, washaway tape, maxi lock stretch thread, and fusible interfacing. Helpful advice and tips for those who are new to sewing stretchy knit fabrics.