Knits 101 Class DVD


Item: R4159R


DVD: Knits 101

Have you been shying away from knit fabrics because you just weren’t sure where to start? Well, not anymore! These stretchy textiles are here to flatter your form and even better, they stitch up easily.

In this video class, you’ll explore a wide variety of knit fabrics and learn how to identify the right side, wales and courses, perform a stretch test and what types of patterns work best with knits.

Pick up tips on how to cut knit fabrics without causing a snag, then move on to learning how to prep stretchy fabrics for sewing. You’ll discover tips for pressing, washing, drying and applying knit stay tape and knit interfacing. Next up, discover how needle choice and thread choice factor into sewing with knits.

This instructional class will take you through the basics of knits to help master your next projects. Jessica Giardino will cover the following topics:

  • Knits: Up Close & Personal
  • Galleria of Knits
  • Prepping Knit Fabric
  • Cutting Knit Fabric
  • Sewing Knit Fabric
  • Serging Knit Fabric
  • Project: Sew a Skirt
  • PLUS, you’ll get the following BONUS resources:

  • A PDF guide that will help you to take accurate measurements and draft your own knit skirt pattern.
  • A detailed PDF shopping guide for a list of tools and supplies needed to complete this project.
  • Video run-time: 102 minutes

    PLEASE NOTE: The content in these Class DVDs is identical to the individual Classes available in streaming video form, which you can purchase/review separately in the NSC store here.

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