Knitwear 101

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Arts & DIY

Note: This is a multi-session event series. By purchasing the event package, you acknowledge that you can attend all event dates included below.
Event Overview

Learn to sew knits like a pro with a pro! As you cut & sew 6 garments, you'll learn what makes knitwear different, how to choose the right needles, threads, and machine feet for easier, better sewing. All patterns, fabrics, and supplies are included. Just show up and sew!

Class starts : Wednesday June 1st 

We'll meet for 6 weeks on Wednesday evenings from 6pm-9pm: June 1st, June 8th, June 15th, June 29th, July 6th, and July 13th

In this 6 week class you'll cut & sew all of the following garments in knitwear fabrics:

  1. Fit 'n flair dress

  2. T-shirt or crop top

  3. Bralette

  4. Skirt

  5. Sweatshirt or shift dress

  6. Socks

All of these projects will be made using a serger and regular machine.

In this class you will learn:

  • How to cut out knitwear

  • How to sew knitwear

  • How to sew elastics to knits

  • How to use the cover stitch machine for hemming knits

  • How to use the serger and adjust tensions for different knits

  • How to work with different  weight knits in the same project

  • How to sew a zipper in a knit

  • How to sew pockets on knits

  • How to add trim to knits

  • How to set in sleeves on a serger

By the end of this class you will be addicted to sewing knits because it is soooooo fun and  easy!




Minimum age

14 years or older

What's Provided

I will provide all supplies

Cancellation Policy


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Anastasia Chatzka is a Chicago based fashion designer with over 20 years of sewing, pattern drafting, and design experience. She has refined her skills through the years while working with renowned industry professionals, including Betsey Johnson and Anna Sui. Anastasia also has a BFA in fashion design. She is also a brand ambassador for Husqvarna Viking sewing machines.

Anastasia is the owner of the Anastasia Chatzka clothing line and Sew Anastasia Sewing Studio where she designs, teaches sewing classes, and films the content for her YouTube sewing channel, Sew Anastasia.

To view Anastasia Chatzka’s Sewing YouTube Channel, please visit
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