Bernina Serger

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Serging difficult shapes
Flatlock
Cleaning and oiling
Ribbon
Knits
Differential Feed
Gathering
Tension
Threading
Coverstitch
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Serging difficult shapes

Become the Boss of Overlocking.

Hi there! Overlocks/sergers can be scary and intimidating at first glance. Okay, they are still scary the second time you look at them but they are actually your best friend when you buck up and tame that beast of a machine. And to do that I have a little tutorial to share with you on how to improve your serger skills and build confidence so that you don't feel overwhelmed and scared next time you have to use one for your projects. First you are going to need the following items: A…

Flatlock

How to Flatlock on Your Serger or Overlocker - Sew a Flatlock Seam - Melly Sews

How to Sew a Flatlock Stitch on your Serger or Overlocker - Flatlock Hem with Serger - Melly Sews

Cleaning and oiling

Serger cleaning routine: make it shine brightly! - Serger Pepper

Step-by-step instructions for your serger cleaning routine. There's nothing like a dust-free serger to start a new (and hassle-free) sewing project!

Ribbon

How to Make (a LOT of) Ribbon with a Serger!

Have scrap fabric you're not sure what to do with? You'll love this scrap busting tutorial -- RIBBON! From 1/4 yard of fabric you can make 11 yards!

Knits

Serging 101: How to Serge Knit Fabric

A blog with sewing tutorials and free patterns from CKC Patterns, a leader in Children's Boutique PDF Sewing Patterns

Differential Feed

What is Differential Feed? | WeAllSew

Have you ever been sewing with knits and completed your seam only to notice that edge is now longer than when you started? And perhaps it has a funny waviness that wasn’t there before . . . well, you are not alone. Most overlockers today have a feature called differential feed and this simple setting More …

Understanding Differential Feed (For Sergers) - Simple Simon and Company

Understanding Differential Feed: What is Differential Feed and How do you Control it? Find out the easy answers to these seemingly hard questions!

Serging Savvy Series: Differential Feed

(the jacaranda trees are blooming now, to me the most visually arresting sight in queensland is the fleeting patches of purple that show themselves this time of year. They glow valiantly, purple t…

Gathering

Craftsy.com | Express Your Creativity!

Gathering fabric can seem like a tedious sewing task. The standard method for gathering fabric is to sew two or three parallel lines of basting stitches within or straddling the seam allowance, and then pull on the tails of the bobbin threads to gather the fabric. This works fine most of the time,…

How to Gather Fabric with a Serger

Did you know that you can easily gather fabric with your serger? No rethreading, no complicated change ups. Just two easy steps and your fabric is gathered!

How to Gather Fabric with a Serger

Did you know that you can easily gather fabric with your serger? No rethreading, no complicated change ups. Just two easy steps and your fabric is gathered!

Tension

Nancy Zieman The Blog - Solving Serger Dilemmas

The serger is an invaluable tool when sewing knit garments. It has so many uses besides knits, though. Change the tension settings on your serger to create

Serger Tension Made Easy - The DIBY Club

Stop the Confusion of Perfecting Your Serger Tension! This Easy to Understand Tutorial Walks You Through Creating a Perfectly Balanced Serger Stitch.

Threading

Bernina 1300MDC 5 Threading

Bernina 1300MDC 5 Threading

Learn how to properly thread the Bernina 1300MDC serger. Check out the full tutorial listing at SewingMastery.com https://sewingmastery.com/bernina-1300mdc/ ...

Coverstitch

Other Pins

8 Serger / Overlocker Stitches Explained Simply (+ Photos)

Learn the 8 different types of serger stitches you can do. Included: close-up stitch photos & beginner-friendly descriptions.

What is Differential Feed? | WeAllSew

Have you ever been sewing with knits and completed your seam only to notice that edge is now longer than when you started? And perhaps it has a funny waviness that wasn’t there before . . . well, you are not alone. Most overlockers today have a feature called differential feed and this simple setting More …

100 Useful Serger Tips, Serger Tutorials & Projects - Serger Pepper

Let me introduce you to the biggest collections of serger // overlockers resources from all around the web.I often find myself google-ing for new serger techniques, cute serger projects and the best time-saving serger tips, so I thought I could save you some time, collecting here my favorite serger resources: only the best of the best.

8 Different Serger Stitches | Easy Beginners Guide

Learn the 8 different types of serger stitches you can do. Included: close-up stitch photos & beginner-friendly descriptions.

Essential Serger Stitches

Learn about the variety of the different 16 stitches you can create on a serger and how they can be created differently from a standard machine. It comes down to a couple simple settings, including thread tensions. More …

Become the Boss of Overlocking.

Hi there! Overlocks/sergers can be scary and intimidating at first glance. Okay, they are still scary the second time you look at them but they are actually your best friend when you buck up and tame that beast of a machine. And to do that I have a little tutorial to share with you on how to improve your serger skills and build confidence so that you don't feel overwhelmed and scared next time you have to use one for your projects. First you are going to need the following items: A…

10 Best Beginner's Serger Tips - Serger Pepper

Are you scared from your serger? Using your overlocker is a nightmare? Would you like to learn using it and loose your fears? Read my best beginner's tips!

How to Flatlock on Your Serger or Overlocker - Sew a Flatlock Seam - Melly Sews

How to Sew a Flatlock Stitch on your Serger or Overlocker - Flatlock Hem with Serger - Melly Sews

100 Useful Serger Tips, Serger Tutorials & Projects - Serger Pepper

Let me introduce you to the biggest collections of serger // overlockers resources from all around the web.I often find myself google-ing for new serger techniques, cute serger projects and the best time-saving serger tips, so I thought I could save you some time, collecting here my favorite serger resources: only the best of the best.

Serger cleaning routine: make it shine brightly! - Serger Pepper

Step-by-step instructions for your serger cleaning routine. There's nothing like a dust-free serger to start a new (and hassle-free) sewing project!

Understanding Differential Feed (For Sergers) - Simple Simon and Company

Understanding Differential Feed: What is Differential Feed and How do you Control it? Find out the easy answers to these seemingly hard questions!

Craftsy.com | Express Your Creativity!

Gathering fabric can seem like a tedious sewing task. The standard method for gathering fabric is to sew two or three parallel lines of basting stitches within or straddling the seam allowance, and then pull on the tails of the bobbin threads to gather the fabric. This works fine most of the time,…

How to Make (a LOT of) Ribbon with a Serger!

Have scrap fabric you're not sure what to do with? You'll love this scrap busting tutorial -- RIBBON! From 1/4 yard of fabric you can make 11 yards!

Nancy Zieman The Blog - Solving Serger Dilemmas

The serger is an invaluable tool when sewing knit garments. It has so many uses besides knits, though. Change the tension settings on your serger to create

Serging 101: How to Serge Knit Fabric

A blog with sewing tutorials and free patterns from CKC Patterns, a leader in Children's Boutique PDF Sewing Patterns

Serging Savvy Series: Differential Feed

(the jacaranda trees are blooming now, to me the most visually arresting sight in queensland is the fleeting patches of purple that show themselves this time of year. They glow valiantly, purple t…