Sewing Techniques to help you succeed in sewing
Quick tutorials on everything sewing!
Shawnelle from Future Fashion Designers fashion sewing school believes in everyday effort to learn new things.
Sew Bits is a weekly video lesson to learn a new technique or to understand it more.
This video is all about Understitching.
A great technique to keep facings from folding out. Resulting in a professional finish.
Sew Bit #2, what is Staystitching? Here is a short video to explain what and why. There is a good reason for it! Fabric stretches so easlily and staystitching before putting pieces together helps everything else fit together.
Sew Bit #3 is about basting. In the pattern instructions you will often see the word Baste. Ok, but some of our newer sewist do not know exactly what that means!
Here I give you a quick explanation, hope this helps!
In the pattern instructions you often see the term - clip the curves. So what does that mean exactly? It's a pretty simple step and very necessary if you want your fabric to lay right. Here is a quick explanation of what it means and why it is important.
Sew Bit's, our weekly quick lesson on trimming seams, reinforcing seams and layering the seams.
The little things you do that makes your sewing look professional.
Here is a short video to explain what stitching in the ditch means. It's a great way to keep a facing locked in place.
Sew Bits - learning about sewing techniques in little bits of time! This video covers what topstitching is. Why and how.
Sew Bits - learning about sewing techniques in little bits of time! This video covers what slip stitching is.
Why and How.