Our Making Clothes using the Overlocker course covers overlocker skills and construction techniques.
You can bring along your machine or use one of the studio machines if you don’t have one yet and would like to try-before-you-buy.
Cover the basics
Jane will help you re-thread using her ‘easy threading’ method.
Select and replace needles.
Understand and adjust the tension dials for perfect stitching.
Use 3 and 4 thread overlocking.
Sew tricky fabrics and jersey with confidence.
Convert your machine to narrow and rolled hemming.
Overlock samples of construction techniques.
Discover how to apply neck and armbands
Go round curves and corners.
Use the coverstitch machine or a twin needle for hems.
Learn how to match the fabric to the sewing pattern and ‘test the stretch’.
Why not combine this session into a two day course with Sewing with Jersey Fabric – Jersey Day on 9 August and make something fabulous in jersey using your new skills.
Our other overlocker courses:
Overlocking for beginners, new owners and the terrified! a Sew Personal lesson with Jane.
How to use an overlocker
Sewing with Jersey Fabric – Jersey Day
baby lock Jersey Day
Official supplier Babylock and Elna sewing machines & overlockers
Jane White Couture Tuition is an official agent of Elna overlockers and sewing machines and baby lock overlockers, coverstitch andoverlock machines.
Contact us for a free demonstration.