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Show off the amazing surface design techniques you and your serger can create!


Gail’s classes and workshops build students confidence and demistify the process.


Create and let your skills shine. 


Master the basics and beyond to make the most of your coverstitch machine!



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Designing patterns for beautiful clothes and bags is the heart of Gail Patrice Design. Sharing my love of sewing and serging is the soul.  |  Gail Yellen

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Serge with confidence!

Happy Sewing & Serging

Gail Yellen teaches over 15 comprehensive classes and workshops around the country for novice and experienced sewist alike. After attending Gail’s serger classes, many students approach the serger with a new found enthusiasm and confidence. All of Gail’s classes are chock full of valuable ideas and information for garment, quilt and home décor sewers. Her artful patterns with possibilities have clear, easy-to-follow instructions and feature graceful, flattering lines. Check out the store for downloadable patterns, paper patterns, books, DVD's and more to kick your sewing and serging up a notch!


Classes & Workshop Replays


An online sewing school that teaches you to sew clothes that really fit. Learn sewing skills, alterations and finishing techniques in an approachable setting that elevates your sewing to the next level!

Sew clothing that really fits. Join experts Gail Yellen and Jennifer Stern Hassemann in a year of sewing instruction, uniquely designed to build your sewing skills with a comfortably-paced and fun experience. Details like a properly-placed breast dart and a perfectly-placed shoulder seam transform your clothing from off-the-rack to truly customized. You’ll master a variety of sewing techniques with the included projects, allowing you to create beautiful collection of personalized clothing. 

With detailed video instructions and direct access to Gail and Jen for questions, you’ll elevate your sewing skills and feel empowered to tackle customizations for your unique body. This year-long subscription includes 5 courses, each course including a pattern with hours of video instruction, alteration and finishing techniques.

  • Downloadable pattern

  • Hours of video instruction

  • one-on-one personalized support in class forums

  • Video instructions for how to alter the pattern for a custom-fit

  • Embellishment instructions and inspiration

  • Bonus video content to advance your sewing skills

Recent Blog Posts

Here are a few recent posts from Turn of Cloth a blog which features Gail's fabulous Serger Tip Clip videos, Special Events, Classes & Workshops and more! To receive the latest Tip Clips instantly, Subscribe to Gail's YouTube channel.

Thanks & Praise


"As a retired teacher, I recognize good teaching. I actually am looking forward to trying out some things on my serger. Generally, I had avoided it."

---- Anita O.----


"Love the rhyme! I am even more convinced that I need a Baby Lock Evolution. Glad that I voted for Gail as Teacher of the Year!"

---- Joanne G.----