What is a serger?

Answer Sergers are sewing machines that can sew seams, cut the seam allowance and stitch around the seam's raw edge in a single step. Home sewers who use sergers can create garments with seams similar to ... Read More »

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How to Use a Serger?

A serger, or overlock sewing machine, gives garments and other sewn objects finished seams. When you use a serger, you sew the seam, overlock stitch it to cover the raw edges and cut any excess fab... Read More »

What is a serger used for?

A serger, also called an overlock, is a type of sewing machine with a history dating back to 1881. A serger is different than a sewing machine in that it can sew and cut fabric simultaneously.Sour... Read More »

How to Buy a Serger?

A serger is a specialized sewing machine that is sometimes referred to as an overlock machine. The seam produced by a serger is more refined and durable than what a regular sewing machine can do. S... Read More »

What Is a Serger Thread?

Serger thread is fine thread used in a serger for finishing seams. Serger thread feeds off the top of a large spool instead of revolving like it does on a sewing machine.References:World Wide Quilt... Read More »