How to use an overlocker

Elna overlocker How to use an overlocker course - Jane White Couture Tuition

Our How to use an overlocker workshop is for sewers who want to use an overlocker with understanding and confidence!

Power up your overlocker and learn the basics.

If you don’t have an overlocker yet, you can use one of ours to find out more about them before you buy.

Explore your overlocker

Jane will explain all about the overlocker and how it works.

The session will cover:

How to re-thread using Jane’s easy method

Stitch length and tension control for a perfect overlocking stitch

Three and four thread overlocking

Using tricky fabrics and jersey

Now feeling confident extend your overlocking skills by …

Learning how to convert your overlocker to narrow and rolled hemming

Please note:

Your overlocker must be in full working order for the session and have a current PAT certificate. Please contact us if you need help with this.

Sorry, we will not undertake repairs or maintenance on your machine.

If your machine is unthreaded or has cut-off thread please attend 30 minutes earlier so the tutor can thread it ready for the 6pm start.

Official supplier Babylock and Elna sewing machines & overlockers

Official supplier Babylock and Elna sewing machines & overlockers

contact us book a free demonstration

For beginners difficulty rating - Jane White Couture Tuition
  • Date: 11 May 2022
  • Times: 6-9pm
  • Cost: £45 including materials
  • Venue: The Ropewalk

Struggling with your overlocker? This course can also be booked as a Overlocker SOS sew personal session

To book your specialist course you can:

  • Call Jane on: 07946 648748 or 01652 662053
  • Email Jane on:
  • For card payment by phone please call Jane on 07946 648748 or 01652 662053

We also accept payment by Paypal

Workshop terms and conditions:

  • To secure a place on the course fees are payable in advance. Unpaid for bookings will not be held.
  • Sorry, fees are non-refundable.
  • The cost of course materials is not included in the fee unless otherwise stated in the course description.
  • Tuition outside the course dates will be charged extra.
  • Jane White Couture Tuition reserves the right to cancel or change the date of courses.
  • Jane White Couture Tuition cannot be responsible for student’s internet connection to join or during the course. In the event of an internet outage at our end an alternative date will be offered.
  • Overlockers must be threaded and working before the workshop starts. Please contact us before booking if you need help with this.
  • Unfortunately overlockers do sometimes become unthreaded or have problems. We will do our best to resolve this during the session but we cannot delay the session.
  • The course information is an outline. The amount of work completed during the session will depend on your pre-existing skills and pace of work.

That was such a good session, Jane. Feel I will really be able to use my overlocker now. Thank you.