Sew Smarter: 30 Professional Techniques

with Katrina Walker

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Step up your sewing savvy with professional techniques and expert guidance. Tame challenging fabrics and tricky sewing to create your most sophisticated garments yet. Read More…

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(23 reviews)

I am quilter
rated 5 stars


She is very knowledgeable about her textiles. I have a degree in textile science, and I very much appreciate her explanation, and how it affects the use on the body. Well done!

rated 5 stars

A must-see

I can sew but wanted to learn some techniques that go beyond basic sewing so that my projects would look polished and presentable. I feel this class really delivered. Katrina covers essentials and more advanced methods. I also liked her breezy, yet very informative teaching style and I wish she had more classes here on Craftsy. Btw, I also took Gail Yellen's "40 Techniques Every Sewer Should Know". A great combo for someone like me.

rated 5 stars

Best Class Yet!

I agree with DancerMary below -- if I could only have one Craftsy class, this would be it. A treasure trove of techniques that take the struggle out of sewing. From determining "will this fabric work for my project", to dealing with sheers, perfecting darts, using different machine feet, and tons more, I learned so much even though I've been sewing for years. Katrina's knowledge of textiles and her explanation of why different fibers handle the way they do gave me several ...

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Proffesional tips

She is so thorough and informative

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