Knits 101 Class DVD




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.

    Watch a preview of this DVD below:

    More to Explore

    Organization Ideas and Designer Tricks DVD

    Organization Ideas and Designer Tricks DVD

    Description DVD: Organization Ideas and Designer Tricks This video will show you how to make a small organizational tote to hold things such as pens and pencils. Whether you want to keep this in your purse or take it with you when you travel, it’s a great way to…
    Fresh Ideas & Techniques DVD

    Fresh Ideas & Techniques DVD

    Description DVD: Fresh Ideas & Techniques Our sewing experts show you ways to use your sewing skills to make popular and trendy accessories. Learn how to create an infinity scarf, a project anyone can do – even beginners!  Also, learn ways to properly alter the fit of your clothing,…
    Expert Guidance to Enrich Your Sewing Talents DVD

    Expert Guidance to Enrich Your Sewing Talents DVD

    Description DVD: Expert Guidance to Enrich Your Sewing Talents This video will show you cool techniques that can be applicable in a number of different household items! Learn how to make placemats by surging, how to sew for plus sizes and even how to make your own headband that…