Video Tutorials

Sewing French Terry: Join Linda for a presentation of the coziest tops and bottoms made in French terry. Learn to sew the season's hottest fabric! Shop the fabric, patterns, and notions featured in this video. Promotions expire on 10/26/20. 

Sewing Ponte Knits: Join Linda to learn tips and techniques for sewing Ponte Knits (formerly known as double knits). She also explains the differences between the Pencil Pants and Helix Pants patterns. Also, learn how to create a Helix/ West End fusion pant! Shop the fabric, patterns, and notions featured in this video. Promotions expire on 10/19/20.

The Flatiron Fashion Show: Watch Linda and friends model Flatiron jackets and coats. Also, learn how to use a pressing template for perfect pockets. Shop the Fabric, Patterns, and Notions featured in this video. Promotions expire on 10/12/20. 

Sewing Edges and Corners: Join Linda as she gives you the best tricks for sewing and pressing perfect collar points, curved edges and doublefold hems. Shop the Fabric, Patterns and Notions featured in this video. Promotions expire 10/5/20. 

Learn How To Sew Fashion Fleece: This week learn how to sew fashion fleece for stay-at-home, athleisure or street style. Linda will show you style examples using our new fleece and ribbing collection and share sewing techniques with you. Shop the Fabric, Patterns and Notions featured in this video. Promotions expire 9/28/20.

Variations on the Chicago Jacket: Join Linda and guest artist, Kathy Davis, as they present their interpretations of Chicago Jackets using clever piecing and stitching techniques. Kathy explains her process of designing a new fabric using appliquéd kimono fabric that she pieced and channel stitched. Linda talks us through her design process for the Chicago Jacket and shares the guidebook that she created for herself. In it, she not only lays out the design but also works out any tricky sewing techniques. Shop the Fabric, Patterns and Notions featured in this video. Promotions expire 9/21/20. 

Dresses to Kill: Linda is joined by guest artist Samantha Ploch, a wonderful sewist who loves to hack patterns to create high-end designer inspired dresses. In this video Linda and Samantha feature a number of her projects that she created from The Sewing Workshop patterns. Tune in to hear her techniques and get inspiration for creating your own dresses! Shop the Fabric, Patterns and Notions featured in this video. Promotions expire 9/14/20. 

Introducing the Marceau Tee. This week, Linda introduces the newest Sewing Workshop pattern, the Marceau Tee. Tune in to learn all about this casual top including styling ideas, fabric combinations and bottom pairings. Plus, Linda discusses coverstitching techniques, eTee inspiration, the Boulder Bag and more. Shop the Fabric, Patterns and Notions featured in this video. Promotions expire 9/7/20. 

Sewing Q&A with Linda: This week Linda answers your sewing, fitting and inspiration questions in a lively Q&A session. Learn about everything from where to get color and fabric combination inspirations to fitting shoulders and more. Shop the Fabric, Patterns and Notions featured in this video. All promotions expire 8/31/20. 

Menswear Inspired Shirt Details: In this video Linda shows you how to update your shirt design with unexpected details inspired by modern menswear. See machine embroidered yokes, re-imagined hems and hidden contrasts. Also, learn how to make and insert baby piping. Shop the Fabric, Patterns and Notions featured in this video. All promotions expire 8/24/20. 

Inserting In-Seam Pockets: Do you have a favorite pants pattern that is missing that essential feature – a pocket? In this video Linda explains how to insert In-Seam and Patch Pockets into your favorite pants pattern – plus get a free pocket template. Shop the Fabric, Patterns and Notions featured in the video. All promotions expire 8/17/20. Download the pocket template on our blog

Skirts! Sew Perfect Patch Pockets & Finishing DetailsThis week Linda talks all about skirts! Check out her special technique for sewing perfect patch pockets, as well as some fabulous waistband finishing tips including using a fabulous foldover elastic notion from Japan. Shop the Fabric, Patterns & Notions featured in the video. All promotions expire 8/10/20.

Installing Exposed Zippers + Quincy Jacket Variations: This week, join Linda to learn how to install an exposed zipper and see innovative ways to make the Quincy Jacket. Shop the fabric, patterns and notions featured in the video here. All promotions expire 8/3/20. 

Matching Motifs with Linda Lee: Watch Linda demonstrate how to match motifs and how to use the best tool for making button loops. Shop the fabric and patterns featured in the video here. All promotions expire 7/27/20.

Artistic and Embellished Garments: Join Linda Lee for a trunk show of her handmade Sewing Workshop garments that have also been embellished with stenciled designs or free-hand painting. Shop the fabric and patterns featured in the video here. All promotions expire on 7/20/20. 

Sewing a Shirred Longline Vest: Join Linda as she discusses her tips for working with linen knit. She shares garments made from linen knit as well as a brand-new pattern that you can get for FREE with any purchase of the linen knit. Check out her gathering techniques and tips for sewing a clean knit hem. Shop the fabric and patterns featured in the video here. Promotions expire 7/14/20. 

Changing Necklines in Knit Tops Part Two: Linda demonstrates how to modify the shape and size of a round neckline on a knit top. She also shares some of her favorite sewing tips, such as using a tailoring ham, a tailoring board, and stay tape. Want to sew with large scale prints but are unsure how to place them on a garment? She shares examples of t-shirts made with border and large print knit fabric. To shop the fabric and patterns featured in this video click here. Take 20% off all printed jersey knits. Use code PRINT620 at checkout. Offer expires 7/6/20. 

Changing Necklines in Knit Tops Part One: In this first of a two-part series, Linda will show you how to change a round neckline to a V-neck in a knit top. She will also address how to sew a woven fabric to a knit when making a fun summer Eureka Top. Shop the fabric and patterns featured in the video here. Any promotional offers expire 6/29/20. 

Linda gives you all the reasons why linen is the best fabric to sew for summer, plus which patterns are perfect in both mid-weight and lightweight linen. She will give you tips on prepping, sewing and finishing linen including how to sew crisp mitered corners. Shop the SALE fabric & patterns featured in the video here. Offers expire 6/21/20.

In this video Linda shows variations of Sewing Workshop shirt patterns that have been made into dresses, making and styling them for summer. She also teaches you how to make a narrow shoulder or sloping shoulder adjustment to a pattern. Shop the SALE fabric & patterns featured in the video here. Offers expire 6/14/20. 

In Tips for Topstitching Knits, Linda discusses special techniques and tools for topstitching hems and edges in knit garments. She also shares a new collection of knit fabrics as well as patterns that feature topstitching details. Shop the fabric and patterns featured in the video here. Take 15% off of patterns and fabric with code TOPSTITCH. Offers expires 6/8/20. 

Extra, extra! In addition to Sewing & Fitting Knit Pants, Linda has a quick fabric fix video for you. Watch below to see some great knit fabric combinations for the Ivy as well as some fabulous rayons for woven shirts. Shop the patterns featured in the video here.  

In Sewing & Fitting Knit Pants Linda explains the differences between the Helix and Pencil pants, specifically the two different waistband treatments. She also discusses fitting solutions for slim pants including adjusting for a full or flat seat, as well as seam finishes for working with ponte knits. Any promotions mentioned in this video expire 6/2/20. Shop the patterns, fabric and tools featured in the video here

In Venice Shirt Sewing Techniques Linda teaches you some helpful techniques for sewing button down shirts. Learn how to create a professional looking collar and stand as well as the best way to sew buttonholes. She also shares variations on the Venice Shirt pattern as well as some fun fabric ideas. Any sales or promotions mentioned in this video expire 5/24/20. Shop the fabric, patterns and tools featured in this video here.

In Sewing Summer Shirts, Linda shows you how to shorten the sleeves on any pattern and how to create a V-neck on the Liberty Shirt. She'll also share with you her favorite summer shirt patterns and discuss how to choose the right fabric for each pattern. Shop the fabric, patterns and tools featured in the video here. Any promotions mentioned in the video expire 05/15/20.

Tune in to see Linda Lee, joined by guest Kathy Davis, talk about the Hollywood Pants and MixIt Shirt patterns. They discuss style variations and fabric options. Linda also shares her favorite pins, fly front templates, classic black fabric and more! Shop all the patterns, fabric and tools featured in the video here. Any promotions mentioned in the video expire 5/10/20.

In this video Linda walks you through different fabric substrates that feature crinkle textures (3:00). She also shares with you a variation on the Zen Pattern that she has sewn using a crinkle cotton (12:20) gauze, as well as 10 important tips for sewing with cotton gauze (16:15). Finally, she share with you fabric combinations for garments for a summer wardrobe based around her cotton gauze jacket (31:40) before answering your questions (37:00). After watching, shop the fabric, patterns and tools that she mentioned in the video! Any promotions mentioned in the video expire 5/3/20.

In this video Linda talks about the process of pants fitting, as well as some easy fitting techniques you can do at home. She also discusses recommended fabric and patterns to make easy, breezy summer pants! Click this link to shop the fabric, patterns and tools featured in this video. Any promotions mentioned in the video expire 4/26/20.

In this video, sewing educator Linda Lee presents an overview of jersey knits and suggests patterns, tutorials and fabrics to help you feel more confident working with jersey knits. Any promotions mentioned in the video expire 4/19/20.