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Video: How to Thread a Twin Needle

Video: How to Thread a Twin Needle

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Learn how to set up your sewing machine to use a twin needle.

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Video: Fine Tune the Shape with Darts

Video: Fine Tune the Shape with Darts

Darts are a powerful asset that will allow you to create the exact shape you want in a garment. Learn more in this video from Teach Yourself to Sew Season 5.

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Video: How to Modify Sleeves for Better Arm Mobility

Video: How to Modify Sleeves for Better Arm Mobility

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Pattern designer Andrea Schewe demonstrates three ways to modify sleeves for better mobility. She walks you through the pattern work and shows you exactly how to achieve your desired results.

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Video: Make a Test Garment

Video: Make a Test Garment

A test garment is worth the extra effort. Here is some advice for when you're making one, from Teach Yourself to Sew Season 5.

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10 Most-Watched Sewing Videos of 2015

10 Most-Watched Sewing Videos of 2015

This collection puts the 10 most-viewed instructional sewing videos from 2015 in one place. Kick off 2016 by supplementing your sewing arsenal with these technique how-tos.

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Video: Fit the Circumference - Resources

Video: Fit the Circumference - Resources

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Fitting for a circumference is a more complicated topic than basic fitting. Watch this Teach Yourself to Sew video tutorial from Season 5 for some resources to help you with circumference.

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Video: Get the Fit You Want

Video: Get the Fit You Want

It's unlikely a pattern's length will be perfect for you right off the shelf. Watch this video from Teach Yourself to Sew Season 5 to learn how to alter a pattern's length.

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Video: A Look at Dress Forms

Video: A Look at Dress Forms

A dress form is an invaluable tool, but to customize it to your fit, consider modifying a standard dress form or making your own. Watch to learn about the different types of dress forms and their benefits.

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Video: How to Use a Tailors Board

Video: How to Use a Tailor's Board

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Many professionals use a tailor's board to achieve crisp, well-pressed garments. Learn the various ways to use this specialized tool for better pressing.

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Video: How to Fit Sleeves the Hip-Hop Way

Video: How to Fit Sleeves the Hip-Hop Way

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Kenneth D. King demonstrates how fitting pants is like fitting a sleeve. Watch the video to learn about his intriguing philosophy.

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Video: Add a Bound Seam and Hong Kong Finish to an Unlined Jacket

Video: Add a Bound Seam and Hong Kong Finish to an Unlined Jacket

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Watch this video tutorial to learn how to bind a seam in an unlined jacket for a beautiful finish.

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Video: Tailoring Supplies and Resources

Video: Tailoring Supplies and Resources

Kenneth shares a few of his go-to resources for tailoring tools and supplies.

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Video: How to Fit Yourself with Sarah Veblen, Part 3

Video: How to Fit Yourself with Sarah Veblen, Part 3

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In the final installment of this Threads Insider fitting tutorial with Sarah Veblen, she demonstrates how a camera or a smart phone can be an indispensable fitting tool.

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Video: How to Fit Yourself with Sarah Veblen, Part 2 - Fitting the back

Video: How to Fit Yourself with Sarah Veblen, Part 2 - Fitting the back

Watch this video to learn an expert's handy way of measuring your back without assistance.

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Video: A Secret to Threading a Needle

Video: A Secret to Threading a Needle

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Watch this video to learn an easy way to thread your needle for hand sewing.

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Video: How to Fit Yourself with Sarah Veblen, Part 1

Video: How to Fit Yourself with Sarah Veblen, Part 1

A sewing expert shares her techniques and recommends essential tools for fitting yourself.

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Video: How to Create A Personal Croquis

Video: How to Create A Personal Croquis

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Watch this video from Teach Yourself to Sew Season 5 to learn to create and use your own personal croquis.

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Video: Use a Camera to Help Fit

Video: Use a Camera to Help Fit

During the muslin stage, a camera will allow you to observe the fit from many angles with ease. Watch this video from Teach Yourself to Sew Season 5 to learn how.

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Video: How to Set Fabric on the Bias

Video: How to Set Fabric on the Bias

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Understanding grain is crucial when planning bias garments and laying out fabric. Use this technique to create bias scarves and skirts from fabric tubes.

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Video: How to Analyze the Fit You Prefer

Video: How to Analyze the Fit You Prefer

There are a few things to take into account when you consider your preferred fit. Watch this video from Teach Yourself to Sew Season 5 to learn more.

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