Sewing With Silk

MastringSilkThumbShifting fabric, snags, and puckered seams are just a few of the pitfalls in working with silk. Watch this video as Sandra offers tips to help you sew silk with the confidence of a pro.

From choosing the right needle, thread, and stabilizer, to preshrinking and final pressing, Sandra simplifies this intimidating process. Click on the arrow to view.



Want to learn more tips about other types of  fabrics? Sandra recommends the following resources available to you at

  • BOOK: More Fabric Savvy Sandra details the right method for every step of the sewing process for 85 types of fabric.
  • ENROLL: In the Power Sewing WebTV Show. Finally, a show about garment sewing! Let Sandra Betzina and her co-host, Ron Collins show you tips that will make a every project a success and look professional!


*This video was produced by (a division of Threads Magazine).