Sewing Knits: Sweatshirt // 1 Day // Nov 4

Learn to sew with knits! Stretchy fabrics make up a large portion of our daily wardrobe from loungewear to activewear, so why not learn to sew with them? We lead you through the basics so you understand the characteristics of knit fabrics and how to tame them.

Pattern Options:

All Around Crew by Matchy Matchy Sewing Club (Women's sizes XXS-6XL): Designed for comfort, this top boasts a relaxed fit with dropped shoulders, a curved back hemline, and boxy sleeves meant to be wear cuffed for that oh-so casual look. Choose from a cropped length that hits at the natural waist or the tunic length that hits just below the hips. 

Linden Sweatshirt by Grainline Studio (Women's sizes 0-18): Features a relaxed fit, raglan sleeves, and slight scoop neck. Make it with short- or long- sleeves and choose from a shorter or longer length. 

Rebel Sweatshirt by Wardrobe By Me (Unisex sizes 2XS-4XL): A staple for fall, we'll be making View A only, the raglan crew neck with a ribbed band. Flaunt your creativity with an optional triangle detail at the neckline. Also comes in kids sizes

Skills learned:
- Knits vs. wovens, different types of knits, and when to use each
- Cutting out knits the most efficient and accurate way
- Sewing with knits on a regular sewing machine or a serger
- Setting in raglan sleeves
- Attaching neck bands and cuffs

Skill Level: Advanced Beginner to Intermediate. You must already feel comfortable threading and using a sewing machine but may be new to sewing garments. If you are new to sewing, please check out our Sewing 101 course first!

Pattern and materials not included. A supply list will be e-mailed immediately upon purchase of this class.

1 Day; 6 workshop hours

Section 1: Saturday 2:30-8:30pm on November 4

Photos courtesy of Matchy Matchy Sewing Club, Grainline Studio, Wardrobe by Me, and Stonemountain & Daughter Fabrics.

  • $145.00