Mike's Sewing Machine Repairs

Overlocker Boss Class – Make a Tee


or 4 fortnightly payments of $8.75 with Afterpay More info

You know how to sew a straight seam on your overlocker – now master how to sew stretch and make a t-shirt. You learn stretch sewing, rib application for necks, and how to hem. You’ll need a 4 thread overlocker, that is threaded and ready to sew – please check it’s running OK prior to class.

  • cut up an old shirt to focus just on sewing
  • expand on your basic overlocking skills
  • understand stretch sewing

Please book online here, or  call: 0417 649 685.


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To save you time, and money, rather than buying fabric and a pattern to make a t-shirt, for this class you’ll be cutting up an op-shop shirt and then sewing it back together on your overlocker. You’ll learn all the techniques of constructing a stretch t-shirt.

Requirements you’ll need to bring:

  • your overlocker threaded (any colour) and ready to go – you’ll need to have some confidence on your overlocker (not quite? Click HERE to book a private lesson with Penny prior to class)
  • all of your machine’s standard accessories
  • sewing basket with
    • fabric marking pencil
    • fabric scissors
    • good pins
    • tape measure
    • quick unpick
    • nice sewing threads
    • an assortment of embroidery threads
  • 2 old adult sized casual t-shirts from the op-shop (2 is for just-in case) – please don’t bring: women’s dress tees, or kid’s tees

Tutor: Penny

Cancellations: we understand that sometimes things come up and you can’t get to class. We kindly ask for 1 business-day’s notice to cancel your class so that we can give you a refund. Unfortunately, if you don’t arrive on the day, we can’t give you a refund.

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Wednesday 21st April 10am to Noon