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40 Techniques Every Sewer Should Know

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40 Techniques Every Sewer Should Know

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(230 reviews)

Miss N Day
rated 5 stars

Essential class to own!

Gail is a fantastic teacher and her clear, precise instructions takes the fear out of tackling new techniques. As someone who wants to take their skills to the next level, I will be coming back to this class again and again! Thank you Gail :)

rated 5 stars

great tips and tricks

I love all the great little tips and tricks I have learned here. Thanks so much.

rated 5 stars

Very helpful Class - recommend it

Instructor is very thorough and methodical with explanations. this class compliments other technique classes very well with different methods, ideas and again instruction is very well done. she comes across as very approachable making the class inviting.

Hobo Soup
rated 5 stars

This Class is a Wonderful Investment

I've been sewing for 42 years, but I missed learning a lot of the techniques taught in this course when I took sewing classes in school, like grading clipped seams and setting binding correctly on curves. I'm so glad I purchased it and plan to take others from Gail.

Poodle Pal
rated 5 stars

Perfect Grade A Instructor

I just finished the first four of eight lessons in this class. I will tell you that a few years ago I gave up sewing garments because they looked like I did not know how to sew. I switched to quilting, which I love. However, I decided to go back and sew garments again. Gail's tips were wonderful. I now understand that these little tricks of the trade were just what I needed to make my garments look great. She is very precise in her instructions and she explains the rational for why we are doing ...

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