The Physics of Sewing
Beginner | 18 min 4 sec
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In this workshop, Natalie shares some of the old wives’ tales that she’s heard about stitching over the years and the truths that each tale reveals for smoother and easier hand sewing. After watching this workshop, you’ll have a deeper appreciation of the physics that determine how cotton jersey and thread behave and you’ll be ready to get stitching by hand.

Here’s what you’ll need:
Learn how to:
  • Hand-sewing basics
  • Needling your thread
  • Making a double knot
  • Hand stitches for knit fabrics

What you’ll get:
  • An easy-to-follow lesson on the physics of sewing
  • 6 HD video lessons you can access online anytime, anywhere
  • Itemized supply list
  • Step-by-step ins instruction by artist Natalie Chanin
  • The ability to leave comments, ask questions and interact with other students
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Information I never knew that is very helpful
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Kathy Dowell
one of the best presentaions I have watched. everything ctually made sense.
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Katherine Morris
Excellent beginner class!
October 18, 2022