Learn to Love Your Overlocker with Amanda Brown



Learn to use your overlocker with confidence! Learn how to conquer problems that can often occur with overlockers - those things that youtube will not tell you! Nightmares like rethreading and tension will be explained along with handing tips and tricks. You will make samples and get handouts to practise your new skills at home. Plus it will be fun, we promise! No more fear!

This workshop covers:

  • Working with Differential Feed
  • Rolled Hems
  • Stretch Fabrics
  • Flat Locking
  • When to use 3 or 4 thread Overlockers
  • And many more techniques
  • A Folder and Notes are supplied on day
Please bring with you:
  • Your overlocker & lead (overlockers are not provided)
  • The manual if you have it

Please tell us the model of your overlocker in the comments when you check out. We sell overlockers and you can shop them here.

What our students say:

"Just a quick note, saying on how much I enjoyed and treasured yesterday’s Overlocker course with Amanda Brown. Filled with lots of information, brilliant notes she made for us and cheerful atmosphere. Just great." - Jennifer

About your teacher: Amanda Brown, aka Cotton onto Sewing, is a professional seamstress with more than 30 years experience who runs sewing, dressmaking and alterations workshops across the UK.

Skills needed: This class is designed for beginners on up to more experienced sewists who want to gain more confidence with their overlocker. 

Materials: You must bring your own overlocker! All other materials will be provided.

Class size: 8

Length: 6.5 hours

Location: The Village Haberdashery at West Hampstead Square NW6 2BR

Please note that there are no refunds for class bookings. For more information about our classes, refer to our Class Policies or contact us at info@thevillagehaberdashery.co.uk.