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Basic Sewing: Learn Your Stitches

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West Town, West Side
2041 W Carroll Ave
Btwn Damen & N Hoyne Avenues
Chicago, Illinois 60612
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Class Level: Beginner
Age Requirements: 10 and older
Average Class Size: 10

What you'll learn in this sewing class:

In this class you will learn all of the basic stitches and techniques including how to thread sewing machine and wind a bobbin. In this class series you will have a sample binder of personal seam and technique samples, to take with you that will have everything you have learned in it!

You can reference this when you are working on a project and forget exactly what the difference between and edge stitch and a top stitch is. Students will build skills by learning fundamental seams and finishes used in modern day garment construction. This class is taught as an instructional class. You will be walked though all the techniques step by step as a small group. Classes are no more then 10 people.

You will learn the following:
  • Bias Tape
  • Pinked Seams
  • Top Stitch
  • Edge stitch
  • French seam
  • Regular zipper
  • Invisible zipper
  • Lapped zipper
  • Serging curves
  • Serging corners 
  • Button holes
  • Hand sewing a button
  • Machine sewing a button
  • Gathering
  • Notches
  • Dart with legs
  • Fish eye dart
  • Pleats
  • Sewing curves
  • Interfacing types 
  • Needles and needle types
  • Flat felt seam
  • Seam with piping
  • Rolled hem
  • Serged and flipped hem
  • Bias binded hem
  • Hook and eye
  • Snap
  • Blind hem by machine and hand
  • Over lock stitch
  • Straight stitch
  • Zig Zag Stitch
  • Threading a sewing machine
  • Winding a bobbin

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Cancellations made at least 48 hours in advance of the class will be honored with a full refund. Students who cancel less than 48 hours prior to the start time of the class will receive a credit towards a future class.

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Anastasia Chatzka is a Chicago based fashion designer with over 20 years of sewing, pattern drafting, and design experience. She has refined her skills through the years while working with renowned industry professionals, including Betsey Johnson and Anna Sui. Anastasia also has a BFA in fashion design....

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