Overlocking or serging as our American friends call it! Are you terrified of your overlocker? Can’t get the tensions right? Other problems stopping you enjoying this most marvellous invention?

“Make friends with your overlocker” is the class for you – run over 3 sessions or a full day workshop.

Make friends with your overlocker

Learn to thread your overlocker, understand stitch length & width, tensions, differential feed, when to use 3 or 4 threads and more. Finish off this class by making a t shirt (which may also be the beginning of your stretch sewing experience!).

Make BETTER friends with your overlocker

Are you confident with your overlocker but want to do more with it? You can make patchwork tablecloths, quilts, and almost anything on your overlocker. Here are some great projects which add to your knowledge & confidence in using your overlocker:

  • Patchwork tablecloth by overlocker – use 4 thread and rolled hem
  • Tote bag – learn to gather, insert piping – whole project can be completed on your overlocker
  • Toiletry bag – learn to insert a zip with your overlocker

Lots of extra tips and tricks along the way! 

Just arrived: Selection of overlocker specialty threads – Designer6, Pearl Crown Rayon to name just two.