This is a full guide to using a Serger machine - an 'at your fingertips' reference book containing hundreds of techniques and tips for making the most of the Serger, or overlock, machine - a speedy and versatile tool for stitching garments and home decor. Readers learn how the serger works, the many styles available, the variety of functional and decorative stitches possible. There are also easy-to-find-and-follow charts - thread choices, accessories, best stitches for a range of fabric types. This book is an easy-reference collection of basic techniques, tips, and helpful information for anyone who is learning about or who already owns a serger.
About the Author
Beth Baumgartel (Madison, CT) has written for Vogue, Butterick, the Home Sewing Association, Family Craft Circle, and others. She is the author of SINGER (R) Simple Sewing and SINGER (R) Simple Decorative Machine Stitching.