Sewing With Nancy Videos
Premiered: November 21, 2016
Start with a simple pattern and medium-weight knit fabric, plus a few sewing notions and you’re ready to learn the basics of sewing with knits. Then, sew a versatile, yet carefree wardrobe in a minimum of sewing time with Nancy’s streamline instructions. A swing jacket and top are the two wardrobe pieces featured in this first episode. Watch Part Two.
Premiered: November 28, 2016
If it has been awhile since you’ve sewn with knits or if you’ve never tried sewing with knit fabrics, this series is what will give you knit-sewing confidence. See how easily a knit skirt or pants can be sewn or serged in an evening. Use Nancy’s updated sewing techniques to make the process enjoyable without taking hours of time. Watch Part One.
Premiered: January 4, 2016
Nancy and guest Eileen Roche show you how to update necklines with fashionable embroidery and other easy yet creative accents. Learn how to hoop a ready made top in your embroidery machine and then watch as the programmed stitching not only adds beautiful embellishments, but changes the neckline shape.
Premiered: January 11, 2016
Nancy Zieman and embroidery expert Eileen Roche give you the confidence and inspiration you need to update the neckline of a top with designer touches. Use embroidery to add thread motifs and programmed stitches to change the shape of a neckline.
Premiered: September 5, 2016
Nancy breaks traditional sewing “rules” to show you how to achieve better results with quilt blocks. Learn her secrets to creating stunning, super-sized quilts. Try the Lone Star, the Sew Grand Dresden, and a Christmas tree skirt.
Premiered: September 12, 2016
Create quilt blocks with impact. Nancy shares her favorite tips and techniques that make difficult to piece blocks—like Drunkard’s Path, and Hearts and Gizzards—assemble quickly and more easily.
Premiered: October 3, 2016
Nancy explains how to arrange simple half-square triangles into beautiful row-by-row designs. Learn how to make half-square triangles, and assemble three rows of a six row sampler quilt. Designs include - Opposing Arrows, Teetering Triangles, and Twirling Triangles.
Premiered: October 10, 2016
Half-square triangles serve as the foundation for three stunning row-by-row quilt designs. Nancy demonstrates how to create Perpetual Pinwheels, Star Gazer, and Flying Home. Incorporate these rows into the Trusty Triangles Row-By-Row Sampler Quilt, or use the techniques to create your own work of fiber art.