Seamwork
 
Seamwork Tutorials

Find the techniques you need when you need them.

Sew an All-in-one Facing

This tutorial teaches you how to finish necklines and armholes with an all-in-one facing.

Sew a Facing

Learn how to finish necklines with facings—an essential finishing technique!

How to Sew French Seams

This elevated seam finish will make your garments feel special.

How to Sew Flat Felled Seams

This sturdy seam finish with help your projects last longer.

Sew Two Basic Hems

Learn how to master a double-fold and single-fold hem.

How to Sew Bias Binding

Don't be intimidated by double fold bias tape.

How to Sew a Bias Tape Facing

Learn to finish edges with single fold bias tape.

Topstitching Tricks

Make strong, professional-looking garments.

How to Understitch

Learn this essential trick for keeping facings and linings neat and inside your garment.

How to Install a Sleeve

Sewing a set-in sleeve is easy when you follow these steps.

Sewing Darts

Sew expert straight and double-pointed darts.

Create Perfect Gathers

Learn why you want to gather with 3 threads instead of 2.

Clipping and Notching

Learn how to clip and notch your seams for a professional finish.

How to Press Fabric

See how to press, not iron, your fabric.

How to Sew a Basic Seam

The first step of sewing! Learn how to create a long-lasting basic seam.

How to Staystitch

Prevent stretching and distortion with staystitching.

Essential Machine Stitches

Learn about common stitches used for garment construction.

How to Cut and Mark Fabric

Learn how to cut your pattern and fabric accurately.

Create a Sewing Toolkit

We'll help you set up your basic sewing kit.

The Anatomy of a Sewing Machine

We'll help you understand the domestic sewing machine.

The Anatomy of a Sewing Pattern

How to read and use home sewing patterns.

How to Sew a Centered Zipper

A simple way to install a centered zipper.

How to Sew an Invisible Zipper

An easy way to install this invisible closure.