Inserting In-Seam Pockets: Do you have a favorite pants pattern that is missing that essential feature – a pocket? In this video Linda explains how to insert In-Seam and Patch Pockets into your favorite pants pattern – plus get a free pocket template. Shop the Fabric, Patterns and Notions featured in the video. All promotions expire 8/17/20. Download the pocket template on our blog.
Skirts! Sew Perfect Patch Pockets & Finishing Details: This week Linda talks all about skirts! Check out her special technique for sewing perfect patch pockets, as well as some fabulous waistband finishing tips including using a fabulous foldover elastic notion from Japan. Shop the Fabric, Patterns & Notions featured in the video. All promotions expire 8/10/20.
Installing Exposed Zippers + Quincy Jacket Variations: This week, join Linda to learn how to install an exposed zipper and see innovative ways to make the Quincy Jacket. Shop the fabric, patterns and notions featured in the video here. All promotions expire 8/3/20.
Matching Motifs with Linda Lee: Watch Linda demonstrate how to match motifs and how to use the best tool for making button loops. Shop the fabric and patterns featured in the video here. All promotions expire 7/27/20.
Artistic and Embellished Garments: Join Linda Lee for a trunk show of her handmade Sewing Workshop garments that have also been embellished with stenciled designs or free-hand painting. Shop the fabric and patterns featured in the video here. All promotions expire on 7/20/20.
Sewing a Shirred Longline Vest: Join Linda as she discusses her tips for working with linen knit. She shares garments made from linen knit as well as a brand-new pattern that you can get for FREE with any purchase of the linen knit. Check out her gathering techniques and tips for sewing a clean knit hem. Shop the fabric and patterns featured in the video here. Promotions expire 7/14/20.
Changing Necklines in Knit Tops Part Two: Linda demonstrates how to modify the shape and size of a round neckline on a knit top. She also shares some of her favorite sewing tips, such as using a tailoring ham, a tailoring board, and stay tape. Want to sew with large scale prints but are unsure how to place them on a garment? She shares examples of t-shirts made with border and large print knit fabric. To shop the fabric and patterns featured in this video click here. Take 20% off all printed jersey knits. Use code PRINT620 at checkout. Offer expires 7/6/20.
Changing Necklines in Knit Tops Part One: In this first of a two-part series, Linda will show you how to change a round neckline to a V-neck in a knit top. She will also address how to sew a woven fabric to a knit when making a fun summer Eureka Top. Shop the fabric and patterns featured in the video here. Any promotional offers expire 6/29/20.
Linda gives you all the reasons why linen is the best fabric to sew for summer, plus which patterns are perfect in both mid-weight and lightweight linen. She will give you tips on prepping, sewing and finishing linen including how to sew crisp mitered corners. Shop the SALE fabric & patterns featured in the video here. Offers expire 6/21/20.
In this video Linda shows variations of Sewing Workshop shirt patterns that have been made into dresses, making and styling them for summer. She also teaches you how to make a narrow shoulder or sloping shoulder adjustment to a pattern. Shop the SALE fabric & patterns featured in the video here. Offers expire 6/14/20.
In Tips for Topstitching Knits, Linda discusses special techniques and tools for topstitching hems and edges in knit garments. She also shares a new collection of knit fabrics as well as patterns that feature topstitching details. Shop the fabric and patterns featured in the video here. Take 15% off of patterns and fabric with code TOPSTITCH. Offers expires 6/8/20.
Extra, extra! In addition to Sewing & Fitting Knit Pants, Linda has a quick fabric fix video for you. Watch below to see some great knit fabric combinations for the Ivy as well as some fabulous rayons for woven shirts. Shop the patterns featured in the video here.
In Sewing & Fitting Knit Pants Linda explains the differences between the Helix and Pencil pants, specifically the two different waistband treatments. She also discusses fitting solutions for slim pants including adjusting for a full or flat seat, as well as seam finishes for working with ponte knits. Any promotions mentioned in this video expire 6/2/20. Shop the patterns, fabric and tools featured in the video here.
In Venice Shirt Sewing Techniques Linda teaches you some helpful techniques for sewing button down shirts. Learn how to create a professional looking collar and stand as well as the best way to sew buttonholes. She also shares variations on the Venice Shirt pattern as well as some fun fabric ideas. Any sales or promotions mentioned in this video expire 5/24/20. Shop the fabric, patterns and tools featured in this video here.
In Sewing Summer Shirts, Linda shows you how to shorten the sleeves on any pattern and how to create a V-neck on the Liberty Shirt. She'll also share with you her favorite summer shirt patterns and discuss how to choose the right fabric for each pattern. Shop the fabric, patterns and tools featured in the video here. Any promotions mentioned in the video expire 05/15/20.
Tune in to see Linda Lee, joined by guest Kathy Davis, talk about the Hollywood Pants and MixIt Shirt patterns. They discuss style variations and fabric options. Linda also shares her favorite pins, fly front templates, classic black fabric and more! Shop all the patterns, fabric and tools featured in the video here. Any promotions mentioned in the video expire 5/10/20.
In this video Linda walks you through different fabric substrates that feature crinkle textures (3:00). She also shares with you a variation on the Zen Pattern that she has sewn using a crinkle cotton (12:20) gauze, as well as 10 important tips for sewing with cotton gauze (16:15). Finally, she share with you fabric combinations for garments for a summer wardrobe based around her cotton gauze jacket (31:40) before answering your questions (37:00). After watching, shop the fabric, patterns and tools that she mentioned in the video! Any promotions mentioned in the video expire 5/3/20.
In this video Linda talks about the process of pants fitting, as well as some easy fitting techniques you can do at home. She also discusses recommended fabric and patterns to make easy, breezy summer pants! Click this link to shop the fabric, patterns and tools featured in this video. Any promotions mentioned in the video expire 4/26/20.
In this video, sewing educator Linda Lee presents an overview of jersey knits and suggests patterns, tutorials and fabrics to help you feel more confident working with jersey knits. Any promotions mentioned in the video expire 4/19/20.