Week 1: Introduction to materials and basic hand sewing stitches.
Week 2: Learn to hand hem garments in a neat and professional manner.
Week 3: Use hand sewing techniques to repair and mend fabric
Week 4: Add some designs to your mending to create a whole new fabric surface.
2 pieces of 6”X 6” piece of cotton fabric (solid colors preferred)
1 piece Scrap cotton fabric to practice on (approximately 8” X 8 “ )-feel free to substitute with any solid color scrap fabric on hand because this will only be used for practicing hand stitches.
Thread: Sewing thread in a contrast color (feel free to substitute with any thread compatible with your needle)
4 pieces of scrap cotton fabric swatches to practice for mending
Needle: Hand Sewing, Embroidery, or crewel needle (feel free to substitute with any hand sewing needles on hand)
Needle Threader (optional)
Ironing Board (optional)
Ruler and pencil (optional)