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If you are a beginner at sewing and have around 2 months of sewing non-stretch fabrics but are afraid of handling knits, here is what you can do like me.

BlankSlatePatterns provides a beginner pattern here: https://blankslatepatterns.com/collections/women/products/blanc-t-shirt

You can download for free if you join their Facebook group at https://www.facebook.com/groups/BlankSlatePatterns

Melissa gives very easy to follow instructions and the group is very helpful where you can ask your questions.

Below are my T-shirts.

First Blanc T Shirt. Organic medium weight rib knit fabric. Ball point needle. Stretch Stitch Bias tape on the neck.
First Blanc T Shirt.
Organic medium weight rib knit fabric.
Ball point needle.
Stretch Stitch
Bias tape on the neck line.
Second Blanc T. Organic light weight rib knit fabric. Twin stretch needle. Adjusted bobbin tension; 1 whole turn anti clock wise and 5.5 upper thread tension; always test stitch for your fabric scrap, it must form a zig zag on the wrong side with the bobbin thread. No bias tape on neck.
Second Blanc T.
Organic light weight rib knit fabric.
twin stretch needle, adjusted bobbin tension(1 whole turn anti clock wise) and 5.5 upper thread tension (always test stitch for your fabric scrap, it must form a zig zag on the wrong side with the bobbin thread).
No bias tape on the neck line.

Learn more about twin needles here: https://oliverands.com/community/blog/2016/02/tips-and-tricks-for-twin-needle-hemming.html

Learn more about thread tension here: http://www.threadsmagazine.com/item/4302/understanding-thread-tension/page/all

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