Seamwork

January Discoveries

Resources and additional favorites for this issue.

This double-sided knit is perfect for creating sweatshirts like Skipper.

This month’s sample garments

Skipper
– The cream sherpa knit featured in this issue was purchased locally.
– The blue terry knit featured in this issue was purchased from Nick of Time.
– A special thank you to Birch Organic Fabric for the mushroom colored sweatshirt fleece featured in this issue.

Shelly
– The gray knit featured in this issue was purchased locally.
– The black ponte featured in this issue was purchased locally.

Create home goods as stylish as your me-made wardrobe.

Tutorials

Sew knits without a serger
Learn how to create a high-quality finish on knit garments even when you don’t have a serger.

Working with double knits: Learn how to sew with this stable variety of knit.

Master the Full Bust Adjustment: Jenny Rushmore helps you conquer a successful full bust adjustment and confidently work with any type of pattern in this Craftsy class.

Notions

Mood: This iconic fabric store has become the place to shop for designer fabric, but they also carry a huge variety of elastic from braided to decorative.

Simple tips for using your home sewing machine to sew knit fabrics.

Books

A Well-Crafted Home: Cozy up with some inspired craft projects for your home.

Supplies

Miss Matatabi: Make an amazingly cute and comfortable Skipper sweatshirt in one of two reversible bonded knits.

January, 2018

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Use the techniques and ideas featured in each month’s issue to create these and other quick & lovely projects.

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Shelly
Skipper
Jill