Overlock a garment

Overlock a garment

Regular price $185.00 Sale

You've made friends with your overlocker? Now its time to sew a whole garment with your overlocker!

We'll first have a refresher on how use the overlocker and practise our stitching on fabric.  Then we'll make up the easy and flattering Blackwood Cardigan from Helen's Closet.

Skill level: Beginner.  However, if you haven't sewn with your overlocker before, you might like to take the overlocker basics class first!

What you will learn:

  • How to cut stretch fabric
  • How to sew a whole garment using your overlocker
  • Trouble shoot basic machine problems
What is included:
  • Pattern and instructions 
  • 7 hours of expert tuition with only 4-6 students in the class

What you need to bring:

  • Two metres of thick stretch fabric such as ponte
  • Matching coloured overlocking thread
  • Your machine along with all it's power cords and the foot pedal 
  • The machines accessories, especially all the feet
  • Your fabric scissors and sewing kit - if you don't have one, you can buy one here and have it waiting for you in the class.

Date and Time

Saturday 26 June, 930am - 330pm


UsefulBox HQ - 21 Shepherd Street, Marrickville