These basic sewing stitches are great skills so that you can learn how to sew clothes! It’s important when you are sewing to make your clothing strong on the inside to make them last as long as possible.
Some of these stitches are for the inside of the garment to make it strong and make it look nice. Some of these stitches are decorative stitches or hems to make the garment look the best it can. Some of these sewing techniques are ways to cut the seam allowance with your scissors for a clean and professional look on the outside.
Sew an almost invisible stitch when you stitch in the ditch. This is great for waistbands, facings, and tacking seams.
What's the different between edgestitching and topstitching? when do I use edgestitching and when do I use topstitching?
Find the best way to hem the item of clothing you are working on for the best result!
It's important to trim or grade your seams so that enclosed seams look professional. Learn when to use one or the other or both!
Keep the facing or lining from flipping out by understitching. It's a magical stitch only seen on the inside of clothing that makes all the difference!
There are multiple ways to gather so you can choose the way you like best. Learn about all the different gathering ratios and when to use them!
Make the insides of your clothing look nice and last longer with the right seam finish. There are seam finishes for unlined clothing, woven fabric, and knit fabric.
Add a beautiful ruffle to any edge of your clothing without gathering the fabric! Learn how to sew a flounce!
Sewing curves can be tricky if you don't know the work that needs to happen on the inside!
A twin needle adds professional two lines of stitching that looks amazing. You can use it on woven fabric and knit fabric with different techniques.
I love the look of invisible zippers but I don't own an invisible zipper foot. You can still sew an invisible zipper with your regular sewing machine foot!
A rolled hem is a professional and nice looking hem that you can do without a rolled hem foot!
Learn the stitches and techniques eeded for how to sew knits!
Learn how to hem lace four different ways for the best lace hem!