Learn new techniques with us in our step-by-step videos while creating clothing that is truly special and unique.
Start your sewing adventure!
Start your sewing adventure!
We like to think of sewing as an adventure. There might be a map, but you get to choose what path you want to take. We’re here to help you discover those paths and support you along the way. We do that with our online classroom, as well as weekly videos, articles, and tutorials. Whatever you want to sew, we’ve got your back.
How the Classroom works
As part of your Seamwork membership, you get access to our Classroom. View our classes anytime and anywhere. Work on your project at your own pace. Start and stop when you need. Just need a quick refresher on a specific technique? Check out our library of tutorials.Browse Classes
Share in our Community
Are you stuck or have a question? Finished your project and want to celebrate? Share your progress and finished makes with our Community! See what people are talking about.
Explore Learning Paths
Maintain momentum and flow in your sewing journey with Learning Paths. We’ve put together classes to make it easy for you to seamlessly transition through learning various skills.Browse Learning Paths
Just getting started? Dive in!
Don’t know where to start? Build foundational skills and check out a few of our favorite tutorials.View all tutorials
Tutorials & Techniques
How to Add Shirring to Your Sewing Projects
No-fuss tips for adding this textured cinching detail to your clothes.
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Meet our Teachers
Founder and CEO
Sarai is the founder of Seamwork, co-host of the Seamwork Radio podcast, and author of The Colette Sewing Handbook. With over 24 years of sewing experience and 13 years in the sewing industry, she especially loves sharing the joy of crafting a personalized wardrobe and exploring personal style. Sarai believes in bringing a spirit of fun and adventure to sewing.
Videographer & Video Editor
Sienna films and edits the classes and videos here at Seamwork. Sienna believes everyone is creative and she hopes each video inspires and motivates Seamworkers to nurture their own creative practice. What do you want to learn? Let Sienna know in the Community and she'll make it happen!
Haley is the designer behind Seamwork patterns and the co-host of Seamwork Radio. Haley has a background in ready-to-wear, custom design, and in-person sewing instruction. Think of her as your sewing bestie. She’s here to offer up sewing tips, break everything down in the simplest way, and cheer you on through challenges and triumphs.
Would you like to join us?
If you’re interested in becoming a part of the Seamwork community, we’d love to have you along. We’ll help guide your sewing adventure with patterns, learning, and our amazing community.
The Seamwork Library of 200+ wardrobe-building patterns
Grow your skills with monthly sew-along classes
Get support from the Seamwork team
Celebrate your wins when you set sewing goals
Visualize more creative possibilities with real member projects
62+ pattern bonus variations - only available to members
Design Your Wardrobe 3-week program
Discounts at your favorite indie fabric shops
Define Your Style worksheets – make clothes that are more you