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It's Sew Easy

Next Airing: Thu, Dec 8th, 2022 at 5:30 PM on UEN-TV

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IT'S SEW EASY is an exciting new show offering a novel approach to sewing. The focus is on contemporary style, not age. Each weekly episode features education that revolves around the experts. Designers from across the country share their expertise, showing easy ways to create great sewing projects without the stress of perfection. Projects are easy enough for beginners but creatively challenging to pique the interest of all sewing enthusiasts. Viewers will learn to create beautiful and professional looking garments and home decor. Show themes include: Accessories and Simple Sewing, Apparel Details and Embellishments, Simple Sewing- Easy Tricks, Make it Personal, Dress up Ready Made Home Decor, Garment Construction Tips, Patterns, Surface Embellishment, T-shirt Surgery, Fun Fabrics, Shop Your Closet - Restyling, Gifts, and Kids and Baby.


  • Add-Ons

    Every once in a while, your sewing project needs a little more. Add-ons can add that extra dose of style that makes your sewing unique. Emily Thompson adds embroidered cuffs to her adorable PJ's. Then, Sarah Gunn takes a cute skirt and makes it amazing with ribbon. Finally see Angela Wolf in our designer spotlight and hear about her sewing journey.

    Next Airing: Thu, Dec 8th, 2022 at 5:30 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:28:00
    Usage rights: 5/21/2020 to 5/20/2023
  • Novel Ideas

    Take a walk on the wild side with some unique projects on this episode. Emily Thompson creates a quilted tablet cover - a perfect beginner project to try out a few quilting techniques. Then, Cheryl Sleboda, our cosplay expert, has a novel idea for cosplay or plain fun: winged feet. You and your kids will love these fun additions to your shoes. Last, Angela Wolf demonstrates an optional addition to our wrap dress and a built-in tank top.

    Next Airing: Thu, Dec 15th, 2022 at 5:30 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:28:00
    Usage rights: 5/28/2020 to 5/27/2023
  • Keep Track

    We all need those little aids to keep our life organized. Keep track of your notes, appointments and dates with a handy note holder from Reen Wilcoxson. Then, it's time for a different wrap style dress featuring a gathered waistline in a stretch knit with Angela Wolf. Finally, get to know Joanne Banko in our designer spotlight with a glimpse into her sewing life.

    Next Airing: Thu, Dec 22nd, 2022 at 5:30 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:28:00
    Usage rights: 6/4/2020 to 6/3/2023
  • Stylish Athletic Wear

    This season features a wardrobe of athletic or everyday wear with Angela Wolf. To kick off athletic wear, Angela demonstrates a yoga top with mesh color-blocked inserts. Then, Emily Thompson has the perfect pattern for a workout skirt for kids featuring shorts underneath.

    Next Airing: Thu, Dec 29th, 2022 at 5:30 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:28:00
    Usage rights: 9/10/2020 to 9/9/2025
  • Finish It Right

    Details make the difference. First is sewing expert Joanne Banko. Channel stitching and pintucks perk up a blouse and add decoration to otherwise plain yokes, collars and cuffs. Then, Emily Thompson has a technique for making the perfect V-neck knit top. The right finish makes knits look more professional.

    Next Airing: Thu, Jan 5th, 2023 at 5:30 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:28:00
    Usage rights: 9/17/2020 to 9/16/2025
  • Tank Tech

    Tanks are one of our favorite garments, whether worn alone or underneath another top. Angela Wolf is first demonstrating a sports bra tank. Then, it's serger time with Joanne Banko and a lined lace tank stitched almost entirely on the serger.

    Next Airing: Thu, Jan 12th, 2023 at 5:30 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:28:00
    Usage rights: 9/24/2020 to 9/23/2025
  • Vintage Charm

    Vintage styles continue to cycle thru our wardrobes with subtle updates. Gretchen Hirsch epitomizes that vintage style with a lace bolero. Then, it's Kim Montagnese. Watch as she recycles a jacket with vintage details and demonstrates techniques for adding trims, lace and more. The show closes with Joanne Banko sharing tips for cutting and sewing silky fabrics.

    Next Airing: Thu, Jan 19th, 2023 at 5:30 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:28:00
    Usage rights: 10/1/2020 to 9/30/2025
  • Finishing Touches

    This episode features adding details that make your clothing stand out. First is Angela Wolf and how to combine the sports bra and tank with ribbed trim. Then, Emily Thompson has the easy way to add a thumbhole trim to a long sleeve top or jacket - a stylish finishing touch. Finally, Cheryl Sleboda adds the perfect finishing touch to cold weather fashion with a muff.

    Next Airing: Thu, Jan 26th, 2023 at 5:30 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:28:00
    Usage rights: 10/8/2020 to 10/7/2025
  • Quilt Necessities

    Learn something new about quilting. Kim Montagnese demonstrates inside out, broken quilting featuring the double wedding ring. Then, Joanne Banko has the perfect sewing project for a beginner quilter and a necessity for any sewer, a quilted sewing mat. Create a custom sized mat, complete with pockets to keep commonly used tools handy while sewing.

    Next Airing: Thu, Feb 2nd, 2023 at 5:30 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:28:00
    Usage rights: 10/15/2020 to 10/14/2025
  • Man Talk

    This episode features man talk, with garments and a new perspective from a special guy. Angela Wolf starts out with a trendy half zip for your favorite guy. This style is everywhere in every fabric for both men and women. Then meet Joe Vecchiarelli, a famous designer known for his costumes on Dancing with the Stars. He has his first lesson on draping, beginning with a basic bodice with darts. Joe will appear on the next 2 episodes with more draping so you can make garments that fit you!

    Next Airing: Thu, Feb 9th, 2023 at 5:30 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:28:00
    Usage rights: 10/22/2020 to 10/21/2025
  • Paper Power

    The theme of this episode is paper power. First, Angela Wolf has a technique for altering your pattern for leggings to add pockets. Then, Joe Vecchiarelli has lesson two as he creates a paper pattern from the bodice he draped during the previous episode.

    Next Airing: Thu, Feb 16th, 2023 at 5:30 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:28:00
    Usage rights: 10/29/2020 to 10/28/2025
  • Change Is Good

    Our sewing needs to adapt to changing looks, lifestyle and new tools. Angela Wolf starts with a new fashion look for leggings with a figure flattering wide top and a hidden pocket. Then, Joe Vechiarelli has his final lesson on draping and how to alter your original pattern, to change the fit or style.

    Next Airing: Thu, Feb 23rd, 2023 at 5:30 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:28:00
    Usage rights: 11/5/2020 to 11/4/2025
  • Playful Pants

    This episode features a wardrobe staple - playful pants. Joanne Banko creates cropped pants with a designer hem treatment. Then, it's trendy draw string waist pants with Angela Wolf. This legging variation has a flattering, comfortable fit for most body types.

    Next Airing: Thu, Mar 2nd, 2023 at 5:30 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:28:00
    Usage rights: 11/12/2020 to 11/11/2025
  • Stitch It Up

    Stitch it up with three very different sewing styles on this episode. Frist, Emily Thompson makes a mesh bag perfect for the beach. Then, it's cosplay expert Cheryl Sleboda with a tip for adding enlarger panels to your cosplay outfits for a perfect fit. Last is a stitching technique for adding pockets to joggers with Angela Wolf.

    Next Airing: Thu, Mar 9th, 2023 at 5:30 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:28:00
    Usage rights: 11/19/2020 to 11/18/2025
  • I've Got A Notion

    Notions are the key to professional sewing. First is adding a wrap skirt to leggings with Angela Wolf. Next, it's a lesson on invisible zippers with Cheryl Sleboda. Then, Joanne Banko has some quick embroidery tips that will reduce puckering.

    Next Airing: Thu, Mar 16th, 2023 at 5:30 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:28:00
    Usage rights: 11/26/2020 to 11/25/2025
  • Perfection

    Learn some easy ways for making your sewing projects look more professional. Joanne Banko shares piping tips and tricks that will have you thinking out side of the box. Next, add one final garment to your athletic wear with a crisscross back yoga top demonstrated by Angela Wolf. Then, Emily Thompson shares quick tips for gathering fabric.

    Next Airing: Thu, Mar 23rd, 2023 at 5:30 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:28:00
    Usage rights: 12/3/2020 to 12/2/2025
  • Carryalls

    This year's hottest accessory for traveling is the carryall drawstring bag. First, Emily Thompson has a makeup bag you'll make for yourself and every one you know! Then, it's lesson four on the wrap dress. Angela Wolf creates a faux wrap variation in knit and features techniques for the belt and neckline.

    Length: 00:28:00
    Usage rights: 4/16/2020 to 4/15/2023
  • Details

    Pay attention to the details that make your garments more interesting and unique. Even the simplest blouse becomes memorable with a bow cuff shown by Lindsey Marsh. And a simple top is transformed into a fashion statement by snaps and zippers with Emily Thompson. Finally, meet Gretchen Hirsch and how her love of vintage clothing became her career.

    Length: 00:28:00
    Usage rights: 4/23/2020 to 4/22/2023
  • Embellish with Trims

    Embellishments make the difference in this episode's sewing projects. Joanne Banko stitches up a sweater wrap three different ways. Then, Gretchen Hirsch adds vintage collars accented with trim featuring her unique vintage style. Finally, meet Emily Thompson for her designer spotlight and more about her sewing life.

    Length: 00:28:00
    Usage rights: 5/7/2020 to 5/6/2023
  • Gifts for All

    Take your sewing to a whole new audience with gifts that fit everyone! First, Joanne Banko has a tool pouch for your favorite do it yourselfer. Then, it's the perfect beverage coozie for keeping drinks hot or cold with cork from Nicole Neales. Last is lesson 5 with Angela Wolf and hem techniques for the wrap dress.

    Length: 00:28:00
    Usage rights: 4/30/2020 to 4/29/2023
  • Patterns

    The word pattern, can have a few different connotations. Angela Wolf is first with lesson six of the wrap dress. Starting with her basic pattern she creates a new wrap in Ponte knit and adds a waistline, belt closure and buttonhole closure. Then, Michelle Paganini has a lesson on matching patterns of fabric. Last, Angela Wolf returns with a viewer question on fit which is lesson seven of our wrap dress and altering your pattern.

    Length: 00:28:00
    Usage rights: 5/14/2020 to 5/13/2023