Sewing Tiny Swimsuits
In this course we cover the basics of sewing doll size swimsuits. We begin with a look at sewing with swimsuit fabrics, sew the Gotchies pattern together, explore woven fabric swimsuit designs, and finish it off with a look at accessories with a few pattern hacks!
Instructor: Cinnamon Miles
Sewing Swimsuits Getting Started
In this video we will take a look at needles, cutting tools, and machine accessories that all make sewing swim knits easier. We'll also take a look at cutting pattern pieces out on swimsuit fabric.
Swimsuit Needles and Stitches
In this video we compare sewing swimsuit fabric using straight stitches vs stretch stitches using a Ball point needle, Stretch needle, and a Universal needle. We also demonstrate using the walking foot with the stretch stitch.
Fold Over Elastic Tutorial
In this video I show how to use FOE in place of binding or hem on your knit fabric.
LJ Swimsuit Pattern Sew Along
In this video we show you how we sew the fold over elastic (FOE).with the LJ swimsuit pattern.
Gotchies Swimsuit Sew Along
In this video we will do a sew-along for the 123 Mulberry Street Gotchies pattern.
The Straw Tote Pattern Hack
In this video we are going to do a pattern hack to make a cute doll tote out of cording. .