About This CourseBeginner
Want to start sewing but need a helping hand with the basics?
We’re starting right from the beginning, so don’t worry if you’ve never sewn before. And if you’ve been sewing for a while, but without much guidance or without a strong technical focus, I’m sure you’ll notice your skills and your finished projects improve significantly.
We’ll start by taking a quick look at the sewing machine and some of the tools used in sewing. You’ll learn various stitches and seam finishes and we’ll have lots of time to sew!
By the end of the course, you will feel confident enough to begin tackling some of those projects you’ve been dreaming about!
What knowledge am I going to get from this course?
- Learn sewing machine basics
- Thread Your Sewing Machine
- Make A Bobbin
- Cut out fabric
- Pin Fabric to get it ready to sew
- Sew in a straight line
- Learn a multitude of stitches and seam finishes
- Correctly sew the 4 basic seams
- How to choose fabric and care for it
- How to choose thread
- How to use a pattern book
- How to read a sewing pattern
- and much more!
Who is this course for?
- This course is for anyone who wants to learn how to sew.
- If you are self-taught it will fill in any gaps you may have.
- Anyone looking to brush up on their skills and learn new ones.
Our Promise to You
By the end of this course, you will have the knowledge in sewing.
30 Day Money Back Guarantee. If you are unsatisfied for any reason, simply contact us and we’ll give you a full refund. No questions asked.
Get started today and learn the basics of sewing!
Section 1 - Welcome
Welcome And Group Invitation
Supplies Sewing 101
Downloadable Materials – Sewing
Section 2 - Getting To Know Your Machine
The Parts Of A Sewing Machine
Section 3 - Setting Up A Sewing Machine
Threading A Sewing Machine And Winding A Bobbin
How To Use An Automatic Needle Threader
How To Use Your Foot Pedal And Control The Speed Of The Machine
Section 4 - Fabric Basics
Identifying The Right And Wrong Side Of Fabric
Section 5 - Thread
How To Choose The Correct Type Of Thread
Section 6 - Sewing Pattern Basics
How To Use A Pattern Book
How To Read A Sewing Pattern Envelope
Section 7 - Getting Ready To Sew
How To Use The Stitch Practice Worksheet
Stitch Practice Worksheet
How To Sew Corners
Sewing Corners: Learning To Pivot Worksheet
Sewing Curves Practice Worksheet
Magnetic Seam Guide
How To Back-Stitch
Section 8 - Seams
Sewing A Seam
How To Sew A Seam
The Four Basic Sewing Seams
Section 9 - Seam Finishes
Types Of Seam Finishes
Using Pinking Shears
Sewing A French Seam
Stitches: Stay-Stitching, Basting Stitch And Easing
Section 10 - Ironing
Ironing And Pressing Tools
Pressing A Seam
Section 11 - Sewing A Pillocase
Pillowcase Main Body
Pillowcase Printable Instructions
Section 12 - Sewing An Envelope Pillow Cover
Printable Instructions For Envelope Pillow Cover
Section 13 - Making A Roll-Up Organizer
Roll-Up Organizer Printable Instructions
Pinning The Fabric
Sewing The Fabric Together
Closing The Opening
Section 14 - Sewing Machine Care And Maintenance
Changing The Presser Feet On A Sewing Machine
Needle Buying Guide
Changing The Needle On A Sewing Machine