Machine Sewing: Needle and Thread Basics
Beginner | 3 min 41 sec
Before you start a sewing machine project, it's important to make sure you're using the right needle and thread. Liesl briefly explains the range of thread options available for different purposes, and talks through your needle and pin choices, too. 
Here’s what you’ll need:
Learn how to:
  • Make sure you're using the right needle and thread
  • Navigate different threads
  • Navigate different needle and pin choices

What you’ll get:
  • An easy-to-follow lesson on inserting sleeves into garments
  • 1 HD video lesson you can access online anytime, anywhere
  • Detailed supply list
  • Step-by-step expert instruction from artist Liesl Gibson
  • The ability to leave comments, ask questions and interact with other students
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Class Reviews
813 users recommended this class to a friend
Jennifer Burrows
General overview - helpful when first learning basics.
January 8, 2023
Kelly Greene
Good base knowledge
December 21, 2022
Danielle Wilson
No information given on what types of needles are used for different materials, what the numbers on the needles mean, etc. No real information given on types of thread and when to use it, or what to look for.
More than 3 months ago