Sewing Skills

When booking classes, it helps us all if you have an idea of the skills you already have, what you need to learn and the level of sewing required to complete your class.

(skill levels will be updated and added to, as we add techniques)

Absolute Beginner

  • Not sewn on a sewing machine before.

Level 1

  • Sewing in a straight line
  • Finishing of seams, using reverse / automatic lock button (anchor)
  • Snipping threads
  • Pinning
  • Pressing seams
  • Pivoting – turning corners
  • Seam allowances

Level 2

  • Creating Piping
  • Adding piping
  • Sewing on binding