Know Your Overlocker

Know Your Overlocker

Thursday 4 April, 2019 - Thursday 4 April, 2019
10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Teacher: Jen Skedd
Suitable for: basic sewing knowledge required. You must bring your own overlocker

Price: £50

Overlockers are amazing machines that can stitch, trim and neaten seams all in one operation. Yet so few owners fully understand them or use them to their full potential. Most people who have overlockers only use them for neatening edges but they can do so much more. This workshop teaches you to get to know your overlocker.

What will I learn?
Know what all the parts do
How to thread it and obtain the correct tension
Sewing knitted fabrics
Basic edging and seaming operations using 2, 3 & 4 threads
Flatlock and blind hemming
How to add decoration to your clothes
The afternoon session will give you time to review and practise the techniques covered in the morning.

Course arrangements
You must be able to bring your own 4-thread overlocker to this class.

Just £50 for the day. Must be pre-booked here:

Enquiries to or 0773 939 7369


Studio 6.03A
Sixth Floor
St. Margaret’s House, 151 London Road


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