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Fit 2 Stitch

Website: http://www.fit2stitch.com/
Next Airing: Sun, Sep 19th, 2021 at 2:30 PM on UEN-TV

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Fit expert Peggy Sagers shares her vision for creating a garment that fits perfectly. FIT 2 STITCH concentrates on 3 elements: design, fit, and stitching. Learn the rules of pattern making and how they apply to making a garment ready for successful stitching. FIT 2 STITCH joins its sister show IT'S SEW EASY inspiring viewers to make garments that they will love to wear and that fit perfectly. Join Peggy as she ventures into the world of pattern and style for the perfect fit!

Episodes:

  • Bob Macki - Cher and Beadin

    The Art of the Bead, is one of the most beautiful art forms imaginable. Our guest today, Robert Haven has created works for A-listers and clients worldwide. Many of his works are in museums around the world as few can duplicate the masterful are as he can. Sometimes, when we look at a high-end piece, we simply watch to appreciated the work and not necessarily master it ourselves. Today might be one of those times, but let's watch, learn and see what happens. All today on Fit 2 Stitch.

    Next Airing: Sun, Sep 19th, 2021 at 2:30 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:26:45
    Usage rights: 4/5/2021 to 4/4/2023
  • Accessory Scarves, The Roll That Scarves Play

    Elizabeth Taylor has said "A woman without a scarf is a woman without a future." But my favorite quote is: "Not all superheros wear caps, some wear scarves" Today we will help all of you embrace scarves. We learn the shapes, sized, and finishes to help you love wearing them and make sure they don't wear you. Then some tips about sweing with fur and fur finishes. Also 2 facing options for the little black dress that you will love. All today, on Fit 2 Stitch.

    Next Airing: Sun, Sep 26th, 2021 at 2:30 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:26:45
    Usage rights: 4/5/2021 to 4/4/2023
  • Hannah Lord Montague Collars and Their History

    As long as we have a neckline, we can make a collar. Short, narrow, wide, large, removable, fur, and much more today as we learn how to make collars simply by tracing the neck edge. Many designers make these collars removable to add value to their garments and also to charge more or justify their costs. Collars give us versatility and change the look, but let's learn the basics and beyond, all tody on Fit 2 Stitch.

    Next Airing: Sun, Oct 3rd, 2021 at 2:30 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:26:45
    Usage rights: 4/5/2021 to 4/4/2023
  • Diane Von Frustenberg The Classic Wrap Dress

    Although it is often claimed that Dian von Furstenberg 'invented' the wrap dress in 1972, there were earlier wrap dresses. During the Great Depression, house dresses called "Hooverettes" were popular which employed a wrap design. Wrap dresses by Elza Schiaparelli in the 1930s and by Claire Mc-Car-Dell in the 1940s, whose original 'popover' design became the basis for a variety of wrap-around dresses. Today on Fit 2 Stitch, we master the drape to keep that wrap, all wrapped up.

    Next Airing: Sun, Oct 10th, 2021 at 2:30 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:26:45
    Usage rights: 4/5/2021 to 4/4/2023
  • Guest Designer - Guest from Stanley Korshak - Julie Cohn

    In the decades since she earned her MFA from SMU, jewelry designer Julie Cohn has created jewelry now distributed throughtout the US. At the heart of her work has always been artistry. She said, "I always knew I wanted to be an artist. I had a plan A and didn't even entertain anything else but plan a. That's all I wanted to do." Today, we get to learn from Julie and share her vision on the role jewelry plays on our garments. And one of my faourite quotes, "Jewelry always fits!" Today on Fit 2 Stitch, we talk jewelry.

    Next Airing: Sun, Oct 17th, 2021 at 2:30 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:26:46
    Usage rights: 4/5/2021 to 4/4/2023
  • Guest Designer - Sai Sankoh from Dallas, TX

    Sai Sankoh started designing clothes just two years ago. She ewas working as a nurse at the time and ran a fashion blog on the side. In November 2018, she decided to launch her online store and try her luck at selling her own designs. Sankoh specializes in luxurious resort wear, influenced by her travels, which began at a young age. Today, we are honored to meet Sai and learn her expertise at clothing coordination. Join us today on Fit 2 Stitch.

    Next Airing: Sun, Oct 24th, 2021 at 2:30 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:26:46
    Usage rights: 4/5/2021 to 4/4/2023
  • Veronica Beard / Donna Karan

    Today is play time on Fit 2 Stich. Our goal is to take the concepts of Veronica Beard and mix them with Donna Karan and Eileen Fisher. Donna Karan believed in dressing women to look strong and beautiful. What do they have in common and what is our take-away? The basics done in such a way, that we, as sewers, can save large dollars. Donna Karan has been quoted as saying "Accent your positive and delete your negative." And also "Delete the negative; accentuate the positive!" Either way it is said, all this today on Fit 2 Stitch.

    Next Airing: Sun, Oct 31st, 2021 at 2:30 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:26:46
    Usage rights: 4/5/2021 to 4/4/2023
  • Chanel History and Construction of the famous Chanel Jacket

    Gabrielle Bon nel "Coco" Chanel was a French fashion designer and businesswoman. The founder and namesake of the Chanel brand, she was credited in the post-World War I era with liberating women from the constraints of the "corseted silhouette" and popularizing a sporty, casual chic as the feminine standard of style. "Among her many quotes: I don't care what you think about me. I don't think about you at all" The Chanel Jacket is our focus, we'll go inside and discover the secrets. All today on Fit 2 Stitch.

    Next Airing: Sun, Nov 7th, 2021 at 2:30 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:26:46
    Usage rights: 4/5/2021 to 4/4/2023
  • Cd Greene - The Dressing of a Woman

    "I have wanted to be a fashion designer my whole life", are the words of many young boys and girls while only a few actually reach this level of accomplishment. Today on Fit 2 Stich, we meet CD Greene. An amazing talent. Join us as we take an inside peak at his NY Offices, watch him sketch, and hear his story. From Chicago to NY, he worked for Tommy Hilfiger for a short time, CD has turned every lemon in his life into lemonade and is not planning on slowing down.

    Length: 00:26:46
    Usage rights: 4/5/2021 to 4/4/2023
  • Chanel and the Little Black Dress - The Classical Sheath Dress

    Karle Lagerfel has said, "One is never over-dressed or underdressed with a Little Black Dress." Another quote: "What is it about wearing that little black dress, that makes us feel confident, beautiful, splendid, even invincible? We put on a dress and suddenly we become extraordinary. On the days when you feel low and invisible, why not try this on for size: imagine you are wearing a stunning black dress. And then proceed with your day." Today on Fit 2 Stitch, we learn the power of that little black dress.

    Length: 00:26:45
    Usage rights: 4/5/2021 to 4/4/2023
  • Designer Fabrics

    A fashion designer is responsible for creating the specific look of individual garments - including a garment's - including a garment's shape, color, fabric, trimmings, and other aspects of the whole. Fashion designers hold a special place in the world. Their contributions have changes our lives, our choices, and what we wear every day. Today we look at the fabrics, the fit, and the details of several designs and begin to understand why one may cost more than another.

    Length: 00:26:45
    Usage rights: 4/5/2021 to 4/4/2023
  • Furs - How to Sew, Blend, and Wear Great Furs

    Once in a while, we can say, "I knew her when". With our guest today, I can say "I knew her when she was first making those coats. Going back 20+ years, I first met Donna Salyers from out sewing trade show days. But this visionary has said good bye to those trade show days, moved from her garage into a massive work space and now sells and ships to all the big names in retail, including Neiman Marcus, Saks Fifth Avenue and Bergforf Good man. Donna Salyers and Fabulous Furs. Today on Fit 2 Stitch.

    Length: 00:26:46
    Usage rights: 4/5/2021 to 4/4/2023
  • Robert Danes - Ny Designer On Bias Dressing

    It has been said, "The real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new lands but in seeing with new eyes." I think I could watch and listen to our next guest for hours. His mind, his experience, his expertise, all things I know I want to learn more about. Robert Danes, with a line of dresses in Bergdorf Goodman in NY is our guest today. Be sure to watch with new eyes as Robert takes the ordinary and turns it into so much more. All today on Fit 2 Stitch.

    Length: 00:26:45
    Usage rights: 4/5/2021 to 4/4/2023

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