A serger， or overlock sewing machinepersonalised gifts for her， gives garments and other sewn objects finished seams. When using one， you get many things done for you； a serger will secure seams with an overlock stitch to cover raw edges and cut excess fabric. The overlock stitch is ideal to use on knit fabrics since it has built-in stretch. The most important part of using a serger is threading the machine properly， since it has between three to five spools of thread.
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We’ve come to the end of our month long celebration of September as National Sewing Month! We celebrated all month long with you, learned a bit more about you and your sewing, and we?are giving you one last?chance to win a BERNINA backpack filled with sewing goodies. Join in the fun with our last random drawing by answering our question below as a comment to this post. You have until Thursday, October 2 at 12:00 midnight Central Time to add your comment and enter the contest. We will announce the winner about a week after the contest is closed right here within this post – so check back later to see who is our lucky winner! (We will notify the winner by email.)
I have been embellishing sweatshirts for my girls since they were little. I used to make them the cutest puppies, clowns, balloons and unicorns. There came a day, however, when my adorable little children got a mind of their own about fashion. It came as a bit of a surprise to me when I read my eldest’s Christmas list: