Sewing with Nancy
Host Nancy Zieman takes the popular how-to format and presents it in a hands-on setting. Often featuring guest experts and viewer hints, she provides viewers with fun projects and effective sewing solutions.
Stress-Free Quilting with Machine Embroidery, Part 2 (#2719) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG
Turn your embroidery machine into a quilting machine. Easily achieve amazing results when you combine quilting and machine embroidery. Nancy and Denise Abel, embroidery guru, demonstrate how to get the look of free motion quilting without the stress-let your embroidery machine do the quilting for you! Quilting in the hoop creates superb consistency for prize-winning quilts.
- KQED Life: Wed, Jul 30, 2014 -- 2:00pm email reminder
Sew Grand Dresden Quilts (#2720) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG
Expand the time-honored Dresden Plate quilt design to create grand quilts! Nancy demonstrates how to make Dresden Plate quilt designs small, to a super-sized 40". Or, totally update the look of the quilt by changing the design using Nancy's new "Twirling Parasols" techniques. You'll be delighted with this fanciful quilting rendition.
- KQED Life: Wed, Jul 30, 2014 -- 2:30pm email reminder
Sew Speedy Lone Star Quilts (#2721) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG
It's about time...for a speedy version of the Lone Star quilt design. The Lone Star Quilt pattern is noted for its beauty, striking design, and hmmm, difficulty to stitch. Nancy has totally redesigned the cutting and piecing process of this traditional design and made it speedy to sew. Plus, you learn creative design options.
- KQED Life: Wed, Aug 6, 2014 -- 2:00pm email reminder
Sewing Modkid Style, Part 1 (#2722) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG
Sew comfortable children's clothes that are fun for them to wear! Fabric designer Patty Young joins Nancy to inspire you to sew for the favorite little girls in your life. Use knit fabrics along with Patty's compelling designs, and learn to create fashions that allow children to run, stretch, and play comfortably with flair and style.
- KQED Life: Wed, Aug 6, 2014 -- 2:30pm email reminder
Sewing Modkid Style, Part 2 (#2723) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG
Create colorful and wearable knits designed with a little fashionista in mind. Kids and knit fashions fit together like hand and glove, so why not sew, serge, and create fashions for your favorite little girls? You'll have fun; they'll reap the benefits! Guest Patty Young joins Nancy to continue the series designed to make mom/grandma smile, and to make little girls twirl with delight!
- KQED Life: Wed, Aug 13, 2014 -- 2:00pm email reminder
Ultimate Serger Techniques, Part 1 (#2724) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG
Use your serger for more than finishing fabric edges. Take the lead from Nancy and serger pro Pam Mahshie to get your serging skills up to speed! Learn the basics, and get the confidence to gather, add puffing or textures, and serge on ribbon trim with ease. You'll be surprised as you learn new-age serging techniques for your projects.
- KQED Life: Wed, Aug 13, 2014 -- 2:30pm email reminder
Ultimate Serger Techniques, Part 2 (#2725) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG
This fun and facts serger class will teach you the basics and beyond. If you keep your serger set at the basic 4-thread stitch, join Nancy and serger pro Pam Mahshie to take your creative sewing and serging in a new direction. Explore stitches and threading possibilities as the journey continues and you learn the basics. Then branch out into new directions with techniques you'll love, for an ultimate serger experience!
- KQED Life: Wed, Aug 20, 2014 -- 2:00pm email reminder
Sewing with Nancy on the Road (#2726) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG
A road trip with Nancy is the ultimate sewing or quilting experience. Nancy steps out of the Sewing With Nancy studio-at least for one episode, and takes the show on the road. During this stop Nancy visits Quilt Expo, showing you the newest trends in quilting techniques, fabrics, and more. See an "eye-candy" quilt show and learn about the quilter's bonds of golden threads.
- KQED Life: Wed, Aug 20, 2014 -- 2:30pm email reminder
Sew Simple with Rectangles & Squares, Part 1 (#2801) Duration: 26:45 STEREO TVG
Make easy projects all starting with rectangles and squares. Nancy creates timesaving gifts such as a cosmetic bag, tote, and luggage saddlebag using comparable sewing steps, straight stitching, and double-sided quilted fabric. Plus, all of the projects start with easy patterns-rectangles and squares!
- KQED Life: Wed, Aug 27, 2014 -- 2:00pm email reminder
Sew Simple with Rectangles & Squares, Part 2 (#2802) Duration: 26:45 STEREO TVG
Streamline sewing for modern projects with a little ingenuity. Hold-it Sacks for electronic devices, fabric bins for organizing, and wall pockets with a decorator's touch create pizazz in your home. Nancy uses easy rectangles and squares for patterns. Work with cotton or laminated fabric in your own customized color range-fresh and functional!
- KQED Life: Wed, Aug 27, 2014 -- 2:30pm email reminder