Knit Know-How + Cowl Neck Sweatshirt

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  • In-depth Instruction; over 167 mins
  • On-demand video access anytime
  • Bonus downloadable PDF resources
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  • Available for purchase: $39.99
In this session, learn the basics of knit fabric, plus how to shop online for knit fabrics and how to choose the right fabric for any knit pattern.
Learn about some common varieties of knit fabrics. Nicki shows you examples, how they differ, and what projects they're suitable for.
Sewing knit fabric requires slightly different tools and techniques. Nicki demonstrates the basics of cutting, marking, and stitching knit fabric to achieve the best result with the least frustration, and to preserve the life of the project through washing and wearing.
Nicki demonstrates several alterations to the sweatshirt pattern to achieve a good fit and the desired style.
Stitch a comfy and stylish sweatshirt from start to finish, using the knit sewing techniques learned in this course. You’ll be surprised how quick it goes!
Nicki demonstrates how to sew the optional side seam pockets, the lined cowl and the hood for different sweatshirt styles.
8 Lessons
2  hrs 47  mins

A cozy sweatshirt is a must-have for chilly weather, and this unique pattern combines function and style with pockets and professional details, such as grommets, a cowl neck, and topstitching. Nicki LaFoille teaches you all about the different varieties of knit fabrics, from the basics of terminology to stretch percentage to sewing tips. Then get the pattern and step-by-step instructions to stitch a stylish, comfortable sweatshirt with in-seam pockets, or a front kangaroo pocket.

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Knit Know-How + Cowl Neck Sweatshirt Purchase this class for $39.99.