Tag Archives: serging

Back to the pajama pants

After a day’s break from the breaking thread on the serger I got it back out to try again. I changed the needles and re-threaded it. That did the trick. I started by serging the scrap piece that will become … Continue reading

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Meanwhile,

While I should have been sewing on the first of 2 orange flannels, I picked up enough Holiday fabric to make my son another tie, he said he wants 1 million ties, hopefully he will settle for 6. (this will … Continue reading

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Serging the flannel

I serged all the main seams on the flannel, starting with the shoulder seams. After serging the seam on the sleeves, then serged them in place and serged the side seams. Now that I have completed the serging part of … Continue reading

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Holiday dress part 2

I switched my serger to needles for sheer fabric, and serged the seams and along the top and bottom of the skirt lining, under skirt and over skirt. The organza was easier to work with than I thought it would … Continue reading

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Tonic t-shirt part 2

Now that I had both shoulder seams finished I serged the sleeves on. And of course I followed that step by serging up the side seams. This shirt is very a very easy project. And although you won’t see me … Continue reading

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Adding the skirt

I serged up the back of the skirt to where the zipper would go and serged on the edges of the dress and remaining part of the skirt. Next I gathered the skirt and sewed it on.   All that … Continue reading

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