All you need to know about the coverstitch sewing machine and the techniques you can achieve using it.
Use your coverstitch machine for hemming and finishing garment openings, especially when working with stretch fabrics. Create seams, stitch corners, finish necklines and other raw edges, and make decorative stitches. The coverstitch machine is so versatile!
Jam-packed with information, this user-friendly manual equips you with the knowledge and skills to achieve professional results from your coverstitch machine.
Clear and comprehensive step-by-step instructions and photographs demonstrate the essential stitches and sewing techniques. Julia also talks you through threading your machine, getting started and adjusting the settings. From stabilizing fabrics and managing bulky seams to caring for your machine, this manual covers it all! ❃ Put your skills into practice to create a simple summer dress, gift bag, table runner, bikini, washbag and more.
• The troubleshooting section gives you strategies and hints for fixing mistakes. • There is a buyer’s guide to different coverstitch machines, to help you select the right model for you. • This is the perfect manual to help you get the most out of your coverstitch machine.
About the Author
Julia Hincks is a teacher and textile artist who has sewn, knitted and crocheted from an early age. Julia teaches dressmaking, pattern cutting and overlocking classes privately and at colleges in Brighton where she inspires adults to take up these crafts and improve their skills. Julia has developed a loyal following. She is the author of the best-selling title The Overlocker Technique Manual (2014), which is now available in five languages. Julia lives in Brighton, UK. Find out more about her at www.juliahincks.com.