Four Techniques for Serging Knits - 11/11/2023 8:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Novi, MI

Four Techniques for Serging Knits
Teacher: Pattie Otto
Saturday, November 11, 2023
8:30 AM-11:30 AM
Code(s): Q235X, R251 Hands on Workshop
Suburban Collection Showplace
Check at Expo for availability
Pricing Information
Session Value: 3
Price Per Session (before discount): $29.00
Materials Fee: $27.00

Get ready for a hands-on experience where you will conquer the four key techniques for serging knits: seaming, neckbands, hems, and applying elastic.


Explore the art of basic seaming on various knit types, unravel the mysteries of stabilizers and topstitching, and discover a plethora of hemming options, including cover stitch basics on a diverse range of knit fabrics. Discover the simplicity of creating elastic waistbands for pull-on pants and unveil the secrets of achieving a professional cover stitch finish.


This is a journey of serging mastery! Complete multiple samples and apply your newfound skills with confidence on future knit projects. Get ready to stitch, serge, and sparkle in the world of knits!

In the Juki Serger Studio sponsored by Country Stitches
  • Student Maximum: 20
  • Category(ies): Fashion Sewing, Garment Style and Design, Fashion Fit and Construction, Experience the Serger
  • Experience Level:
    • Confident beginner and above
  • Prerequisite:
    • Basic serging skills helpful
  • Supply List:
    • Rotary cutter with new blade, and rotary ruler.
    • Scissors and tweezers.
    • Pins or Wonder clips not jumbo.
    • Seam ripper, marking tools and tape measure.
    • 4 to 8 safety pins size1.5-inch.
    • Fabric glue pen (optional).
    • 4 different color serger threads in bright colors.
    • Any sewing notion you cannot sew without.
    • Note: Rotary cutting mats will be available in the classroom
    • Label all sewing tools with your name
  • Completion Level:
    • 3 to 4 samples of various techniques
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