Tag: Video

Working With Leather Tools

Leather is one of those materials we might be intimidated to work with. With a little bit of prep and tips from the pros working with leather is a breeze. Once you master sewing with leather and vinyl you’ll open up a wardrobe closet full of ideas. Read on for tips and tricks for working…

Paper Piecing Video Demonstration

Stitch magazine Editor Amber Eden demonstrates paper piecing a pinwheel block for the Pinwheel Sachet from the Quilt Blocks Sachet Trio by Charise Randell from page 36 of Stitch Gifts 2012.

Hemming Techniques for Knits: Coverstitch Video Tutorial

Patty Young, licensed textile designer and owner of MODKID LLC, demonstrates how do perform a coverstitch with knit fabrics on a coverstitch machine. Good information for sewists who are new to sewing with knits. For more info, check out Patty's blog at http://www.modkidboutique.blogspot.com and her website at http://www.modkidboutique.com. Part 1 of 5.

Hemming Techniques for Knits: Rolled Hem Video Tutorial

Get the most out of your serger with this easy serging technique. A rolled hem on knits not only looks professional but its really quite easy to do. Watch Patty Young show you just how easy it is! Patty Young, licensed textile designer and owner of MODKID LLC, demonstrates how do perform a rolled hem…

Hemming Techniques for Knits: Lettuce Edge Video Tutorial

Patty Young, licensed textile designer and owner of MODKID LLC, demonstrates how do perform a lettuce edge with knit fabrics on a serger. Good information for sewists who are new to sewing with knits. For more info, check out Patty's blog at http://www.modkidboutique.blogspot.com and her website at http://www.modkidboutique.com. Part 3 of 5.

Hemming Techniques for Knits: Faux Coverstitch Video Tutorial

Patty Young, licensed textile designer and owner of MODKID LLC, demonstrates how do perform a faux coverstitch with knit fabrics on a sewing machine. Good information for sewists who are new to sewing with knits. For more info, check out Patty's blog at http://www.modkidboutique.blogspot.com and her website at http://www.modkidboutique.com. Part 4 of 5.

Hemming Techniques for Knits: Zig Zag Video Tutorial

Patty Young, licensed textile designer and owner of MODKID LLC, demonstrates how do perform a zig zag stitch with knit fabrics on a sewing machine. Good information for sewists who are new to sewing with knits. For more info, check out Patty's blog at http://www.modkidboutique.blogspot.com and her website at http://www.modkidboutique.com. Part 5 of 5.

Video Tutorial: Flat-Fell Seams

Flat-fell seams are perfect for protecting the raw edges of silk fabrics from abrasion.  Here, Katrina Walker, the author of the article Sewing With Silk (Stitch, Fall 2010), shows how to sew these simple seams in this step-by-step video tutorial.