Making Friends With Stretch

Are you scared of working with stretch material? Come and make friends with it, it’s not all the bad!

This workshop is a great introduction to working with stretch materials. You will complete a number of samples practising different stitches and construction methods using the sewing machine. This will give you the grounding to begin your first project.

You will learn how to:

  • Handle stretch material
  • select the correct stretch stitches for each project
  • Stabalize fabric
  • Sew a sample neckband
  • Sew different seams
  • Use elastic-such as ruching
  • Sew hems
  • Top stitch
  • We will also introduce you to an over-locker and let you have a practise!

  BEGINNER. 2 hours. All materials supplied. Latest workshop schedule.