In this sewing lesson you will learn how to sew with elastic thread on your sewing machine. The elastic thread gathers the fabric to resemble shirring or smocking. It's a fast and easy technique that you will have fun doing and can apply to dresses, beach cover-ups, tops and lingerie patterns.
Instantly get the video lesson and PDF notes to print out. You can view the 44 minute lesson anytime and it never expires. This is a generic class that applies to all makes and brands of sewing machines and all levels of sewists.
👉 Learn about the different types of elastic thread.
👉 Learn to thread your sewing for use with elastic thread.
👉 Learn how to load the bobbin and what to do for front loading and drop-in bobbins.
👉 Learn how to test for gathering fullness on different fabrics.
👉 Learn what to do with all of the elastic threads after sewing.
👉 Learn what to do if you run out of elastic when sewing. This will happen.
👉 I'll teach you how to do shirring on knits so that you can use this technique on lingerie.
👉 Includes pattern by instructions on how to make an adult or child beach cover-up.
👉 Learn the sewing hack to get the elastic to bounce back after sewing.
👉 Sewing patterns don't expand on the best way to do many sewing techniques. Learning new techniques like this will take your sewing skills to the next level.
👉 The lesson movie doesn't expire and you can download the class notes in a step-by-step ebook.
⭐ Improve your sewing skills and techniques with this in-depth, no-nonsense lesson that is 44 minutes long.