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713 Center Drive
San Marcos, CA 92069

Phone: 760-739-8222

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4606 Mission Bay Drive
San Diego, CA 92109

Phone: 858-225-2739

SM Beginning Serger Garments w/Candace - Cardigan

 Beginning Serger Garments w/Candace

You have a serger and perhaps a cover-stitch machine.  Now what?  Join Candace each month to learn tips and techniques for using your serger to make basic knit garments. We will select a different garment each month and utilize time-saving techniques to make serging easy and fun. We will also look at optional finishing techniques for your garment such as bands, faux bands, and various hems

This month choose between the Chrysalis Cardigan that will wrap you in comfort and style or the Emmalyn Cardigan with straight lines and cozy pockets. Both have options for pockets, sleeve and hem length (we will not do button option in class.) This will become a favorite piece of clothing in your closet.

Select your pattern to download:
Chrysalis' Cardigan Sizes XXS to 3X Women PDF Pattern

Emmalyn's Cardigan Sizes XXS to 3X Women PDF Patter

You must have the pattern printed and taped together before class.  Set your printer to "Actual Size" or "100%". Print the US Letter file and the instructions.

Fabric Type and Yardage: Around 2 yards. See pattern for yardage information.

Fabric selection for this pattern: Sweater Knits, Hacci, French Terry, or Double Brush Polyester work well for these patterns.

Bring the following supplies to class:

  • Pattern printed and taped together (there will not be time to do this in class)
  • Serger with power supply and foot pedal and threading chart
  • 4 spools of serger thread to complement your fabric choice 
  • Serger Feet: Standard Foot or Clear foot or Open-Toe Foot or Teflon Foot
  • Needles: ELx705 needles or Jersey/Ballpoint needles size 80/12 or 90/14
  • Sewing notions for cutting, marking, and pinning fabric (Clover Clips recommended instead of pins.) Double eye needle, Fray Check, tweezers, scissors are helpful
  • (optional) Pattern weights helpful for cutting out your pattern

Must know how the thread and use your serger.

Skill Level:
Skill Details:
Confident beginner. You must know how to thr
You can register for any class in the store. If you are paying by credit card, you can register online, or phone (760-739-8222 or 858-225-2739). The registration fee for the class must be received to reserve your space. Most classes have a minimum number of students to run. If we do not meet the minimum number of students for the class three (3) days prior to the class, we will notify you that the class is cancelled. If your class is not held for any reason, you may transfer to another class or receive a refund. You may cancel for a full refund up to four days prior to the class. No refunds can be given within three days prior to a class.
Instructor Name:
Instructor Bio:
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SM Beginning Serger Garments w/Candace - Cardigan

$ 35.00
+ $8.00 Downloadable Pattern. See description for patterns and web sites.