Join the restyling trend as Nancy Zieman and her guest, Mary Mulari, share creative ways to makeover sweatshirts with stunning results. With creative cutting and stitching, you’ll twist, turn, and topstitch a sweatshirt into your own personal style statement.
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① Discover Mary Mulari and Nancy Zieman's ideas for upgrading sweatshirts—this video set takes it up a notch to make interesting and fashionable items for your wardrobe. Learn how to take very basic sweatshirts and turn them into one-of-a-kind items. With creative cutting and stitching, you'll twist, turn, and stitch your sweats into your own personal style statement.
② Nancy and Mary reveal over 50 innovative sweatshirt makeovers.
③ Converting sweatshirts into cardigans or vests.
④ Recreating necklines with a variety of features.
⑤ Transforming front openings with plackets, ribbing bands, or facings.
⑥ Add unique closures like twisted loops, ties, elastic loops, zippers or buttonholes.
⑦ Change the neckline by altering the original or add facings.
⑧ Dress up necklines with basic or cowl collars, plackets, or pleated trim.
⑨ Modernize the hemline removing the lower band and reshaping using vents or facings.
⑩ Add a variety of embellishments like prairie points, appliques, chenille, or patchwork blocks.
⑪ Refresh the look with embroidery designs, reversible applique, decorative fabric strips and more.
⑫ Transform a basic child's sweatshirt into a one-of-a-kind fashion statement with style and personality.
Public television's longest-running sewing and quilting program has been the source for innovative sewing, quilting and embroidery techniques and has inspired hobbyists nationwide since host Nancy Zieman transformed the television studio into her classroom in 1982.
The first Sewing With Nancy program aired on cable TV in 1982. Initially, the programs were videotaped in Nancy’s li…