Online Class

Creative Serging: Beyond the Basics

$24.99$49.99

Maximize your serger'’s potential by using inspired ready-to-wear techniques taught by apparel designer Angela Wolf.

Skill Level

Advanced

What You Get

  • 10 Streaming HD video lessons with anytime, anywhere access
  • Class materials
  • Hours of close-up instruction
  • Answers to student questions from instructor Angela Wolf
  • Closed captioning available (web only)

How it works

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  • Watch on any device anytime.
  • Find class materials in the class viewer.

Class Overview

Explore clever finishing and decorative serger techniques for woven and knit fabric! You'll learn to create blind hems, coverstitches and lettuce edges, and pick up tips for navigating curves and corners without thread bulk. Let Angela show you how to adjust your machine settings to achieve perfect results for piping or gathering, sewing flatlock and overlock stitches, and inserting separating zippers and elastic. Add inspired touches and a professional finish to your garments and home decor. Enroll today in Creative Serging: Beyond the Basics.

Lesson Breakdown

1. Meet Angela Wolf
09:13
Meet your instructor, sewing expert Angela Wolf. She'll go over the basics of using your serger and give you details on using the Craftsy platform.
2. Hemming Garments
26:41
3. The Narrow Hem
24:34
4. Decorative Stitches
17:52
5. Piping
22:53
6. Flatlock & Overlock Stitches
24:54
7. Gathering
14:38
8. Inserting Elastic
24:57
9. Inserting a Separating Zipper
11:16
10. Finishing Edges
22:43

Recommended with this class

  • Serger or coverstitch machine

Taught by

Angela Wolf
Angela Wolf
Angela Wolf is the owner of her own custom apparel business, ABO Apparel, and the author of a regular column on patternreview.com. You may recognize her as the couture sewing expert from PBS' It's Sew Easy, or from her contributions to respected magazines such as Threads and SewStylish. Recently, Angela launched her own ready-to-wear collection, was voted the American Sewing Expo’s 2012 Teacher of the Year and authored her own book, How to Start a Home-Based Fashion Business.
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