Facebook Email Pinterest Twitter Instagram YouTube Icon Headphones Icon Favorite Navigation Search Icon Forum Search Icon Main Search Icon Close Icon Video Play Icon Indicator Arrow Icon Close Icon Hamburger/Search Icon Plus Icon Arrow Down Icon Video Guide Icon Article Guide Icon Modal Close Icon Guide Search Icon
Video Series

Thread Your Serger Easily | Video

A handy dental tool simplifies a complicated task.

Reaching inside a serger to access remote loopers, holes, and escapements can frustrate even a dedicated serger user. It’s difficult to see what you are doing, and even more of a challenge to thread a fine strand through those distant openings. Try a handy dental tool to ease the serger threading process.

This reader tip, sent in by Phyllis Schrotke of Lincoln City, Oregon, was featured in Threads #123, Feb./March 2006.

Submit your tip

At Threads magazine, we’re always in search of smart tips, tricks, and solutions to help you sew smarter, better, and faster. Send us your great ideas for a chance to be featured in the magazine’s Tips department.

Tips can be emailed directly to Threads or mailed to Threads Tips, 63 South Main Street, Newtown, CT 06470.

We pay for any tips published in our magazine.

Sign up for the Threads eletter


About This Video Series

In Threads Sewing Tips video series, we share clever tricks to help improve your sewing. Watch to learn how to make a wide seam allowance guide, how to color-code pleat markings, and other helpful tips. What makes this series special is that many of these easy-to-follow techniques have been submitted by Threads readers like you.

More About this Video Series


  1. User avater
    trenditex | | #1

    Simple but intelligent.Thanks for this video.

Log in or create an account to post a comment.

Videos in the Series

More From Threads

Discussion Forum

Recent Posts and Replies

  • |
  • |
  • |
  • |
  • |
  • |

Threads Insider Exclusives

View All
View All


Shop the Store

View All
View More