A one-day workshop covering the basics of using your overlocker.
Saturday 11 May
9.30am – 4.30pm (lunch break 12.30-1.30pm)
Morning session: Learn how to rethread your overlocker without fear, learn easy peasy troubleshooting techniques and tricks of the trade.
Afternoon session: make a stretch knit garment – leggings or t-shirt, using hemming techniques, attaching self or ribbing bands.
Skill level: Beginners Course completed or similar sewing experience
BYO Overlocker & manual
BYO fabric for 1 garment : leggings or t-shirt
– leggings = BYO Fabric 1.2 to 1.4 m (if 150cm wide) Stretch knit jersey (two-way stretch jersey) – ie: cotton spandex/elastane, bamboo, viscose 1.2m of 2cm wide elastic
– Tshirt – BYO Fabric – approx 1m of stretch knit jersey 1.5-1.7m for long sleeves