Credit: Kevin Frest

Credit: Kevin Frest

If you're a sewing enthusiast who's admired the beauty and texture of sweater knit fabrics but didn't quite know how to work with them, then this online workshop and video series are for you. I teach the foundation techniques for working with this stretchy and sometimes challenging fabric. Garment industry methods are translated and reworked for your home sewing environment. Step by step you learn the ins and outs of working with sweater knits.


  Your Instructor, Olgalyn Jolly

Your Instructor, Olgalyn Jolly

Olgalyn Jolly is a knit designer, living and working in New York City. After fashion and textile studies at Parsons School of Design and the Fashion Institute of Technology (F.I.T.), Olgalyn gained many years of experience in the industry leading her own knitwear line and developing knit stitch designs for leading fashion houses and retailers. Olgalyn currently teaches Introduction to Knitwear Design at F.I.T. and produces a line of sweater knit fabrics. She enjoys teaching students of all ages and levels the joys and intricacies of working with knits.