Video Duration: 5 minutes 16 seconds
Having the correct tension settings on your machine will ensure a smooth, even seam finish.
In this video, Denise Wild will demonstrate one of the most important things to know about operating a serger: how to adjust the thread tension. She’ll show you how to follow the thread guide on your serger to thread the machine perfectly every time!
Sewing expert, magazine editor, and author Denise Wild is the Founder of LoveSewing and The Sewing Studio and the Content Director of BurdaStyle. Denise started teaching sewing classes in her Toronto apartment in 2004, and those classes evolved into The Sewing Studio New York, now one of North America’s leading sewing schools. Denise is the Editorial Director of BurdaStyle US magazine, and has worked as a magazine editor since 2000 for top national publications including FLARE, House & Home, Faze, and ANOKHI. Denise wrote the popular sewing reference book Mend & Make Fabulous, and has written for numerous publications and networks including Hello!, Elle, HGTV, W Network, Glow, Elevate, Chatelaine, and Slice.
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