When a “bird’s nest” of thread appears, the likely culprit is your upper thread tension. If loops appear on the underside of the fabric, the upper thread tension may be too loose. If knots appear on top of the fabric, the upper tension may be too tight.
How to hem sheer or lightweight fabrics - So Sew Easy Tips and examples on how to hem sheer fabrics such as chiffon, voiles and organza. Examples on a regular sewing machine and a serger for tiny rolled hems.
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Sewing Tip: No More Scratchy Zipper Ends -- Even an uncut zipper can irritate your skin. You can wrap the zipper end in a fabric tab to add a nice finishing touch and make your garments more enjoyable to wear. -September Issue 174 - Page / zip - astuces
Sewing tips and hacks are in place to make those who sew as a living/career or as a pastime easier. Below are 10 crucial sewing hacks that can be used to improve a person’s skills, maintain things more organized or speed up this process.