How to insert a sleeve in a knit garment
With Lisa

Class Overview

Inserting a sleeve in a knit fabric garment is a bit different to doing it in a woven garment but luckily for us, it’s actually a lot easier! In this tutorial, Lisa shows you how to insert a sleeve whilst handling knit fabrics. We use our Bilberry T-Shirt as an example but you can use this technique for any knit garment that you happen to be sewing up.

What you learn

  • How the shape of a knit sleevehead differs to a woven sleevehead
  • What the notches on a sleevehead mean
  • How to pin your sleevehead to the main garment
  • How to sew in and finish your sleeve

Class Content

Total learning: 1 lesson
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Sewing Instructor

Lisa has been teaching people to sew for over 10 years. As the founder of Sew Over It, she has a passion for teaching and enabling the joy of sewing in others!