‘Never used my overlocker before – Laura was so helpful and patient. I’m not afraid of using my overlocker anymore and I love that we all made a jersey top in the class!’ – KA
‘I came to the class not knowing if I wanted an overlocker or not. It was great that I could try one out, and having that support and help meant that I could get used to using one and understand what an overlocker is really for and what it can do. I ordered an overlocker at the end of the class!’ – LP
An introduction to using an overlocker, and how to get the most out of your machine You will make a top in jersey fabric with your new skills. NOTE – fabric is included in the cost of the class.
Who Can Take This Course: Complete beginners or sewists lacking confidence with using their machine. This course is also available to those without an overlocker who would like to start using one (overlockers available for use).
What Will I Learn: There will be a demonstration of how an overlocker works and how to thread an overlocker. Hints and tips for best use including tension adjustment. Overlocking techniques for jersey fabrics.
You will go on to overlock a long sleeve jersey t-shirt (sizes 8-22) Note – there will be a small amount of sewing machine use where you will learn how to use a twin needle (which you will get to keep).
What Will I Make: A long sleeve jersey t-shirt (sizes 8-22 available).
What Do I Need To Bring:Your overlocker (if you have one),threaded up and ready to use. If your overlocker is not set up we may ask you to drop the machine into the shop before the class so we can get it set up (a fee may be applied). If you want to use one of our overlockers please confirm this at the time of booking.
A choice of fabric is provided for this class.
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