Serger Basics - Learn How to Use Your Serger Class


Do you have a love hate relationship with your serger? Are you too afraid to use it? Maybe you just can’t figure out how to get started. If so, our beginner serger class will teach you the basics of serger use.


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You will learn:

  • Threading the machine.
  • The purpose of 3 or 4 threads and how to convert to a rolled hem
  • How to sew inside and outside curves
  • How to make gathers with the differential feed
  • How to use the Coverstitch machine (time permitting)

We will provide:

  • Serger 101: A Field Guide textbook

You will need:

  • Serger, all accessories and instruction manual - please make sure your machine is in good working order and has all the parts needed.
  • 4 different coloured spools of serger thread
  • Notebook and pen/pencil
  • Woven & knit fabric for practising (scrap fabric will work!)

The studio has ONE serger available for students.


  • if you are bringing your OWN serger, please select the ticket type 'Bring your own serger'
  • if you need to borrow the one serger we have, please select the ticket type 'Borrow our serger'

WE CANNOT AND DO NOT GUARANTEE that there will be a serger available for you to use if you do not select the appropriate ticket type.

A list of our class policies can be found here.
Minimum registration is 3. Maximum is 5.

This class is being taught by: Katy (April 12) and Crystal (May 26)