Yay! My mom’s serger is out of the shop and ready to go. So, time to sew some knits!
For those of you that don’t know what a serger is, it looks like this:
A lot of the clothes that you buy are made with a serger, which makes a certain type of stitch that finishes the edge while it sews. It was perfect for this cotton stretch knit material I bought and used to make this cute little top with kimono sleeves.
At first this looked like a top I could complete in a few hours, but I don’t have a ton of experience with knits and there were a few unforeseen challenges.
The first thing I realized was that I was going to have to match up the stripes. The back was two separate pieces so it needed to line up, Continue reading