1 HR. SEW STRETCHY (Beginner Stretch Fabrics Sewing) - Brooklyn
  • Learn about the correct machine needle for stretch fabrics
  • Learn about sewing machine adjustments and stitch selections for stretch sewing 
  • Learn to stitch properly on stretch fabric, using a regular sewing machine 
  • Learn to pinpoint and correct common problems
  • Learn to RELAX and have a good time with your machine!
  • Make a trendy head band (for men or women)

COURSE DURATION​​​​One-time session / 1-hour  class

  • 1 yd Jersey, Lycra or Spandex fabric
  • ​Thread in matching color to fabric

PREREQUISITES: 1 hr Basic Sew​
1122 Coney Island Ave, 2nd Floor, Suite 207
Brooklyn, NY 11230

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Sewing on stretch fabrics can be intimidating for new and even experienced sewists. But it doesn't have to be. Whether you are totally new or you need a refresher, in this workshop we'll teach the basic steps to sew stretch fabrics. You don't even need any specialized equipment. We'll teach you on a regular sewing machine, so you can do it at home!  Get to know the ins and outs. Gain confidence. Have fun!
Amber Jimenez-Garcia is a designer, maker and educator from the Inland Northwest. She has a Bachelors of Fine Arts degree from The California College of the Arts in San Francisco focused on fashion design and construction. She manages a fashion brand and works closely with various brands in New York to create clothing and accessories. Her passion for the hand made lead her to spend five years managing a high-end millinery company. She finds joy in sharing the wonderful world of sewing with students of all ages and experience levels and hopes her enthusiasm for making will spark a fire for creativity in her students.

Saturday Afternoons

12:00pm - 1:00pm
Tuesday Afternoons

1:00pm - 2:00pm

1122 Coney Island Ave
2nd Floor, Suite 207