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By Nina Granlund Saether

A wonderful number of 60 modern cushion designs to rework your house. utilizing quite a number assorted recommendations from crochet to knitted intarsia motifs, go sew and embroidery, you could create cushions to fit any residing area. positive aspects unending beautiful designs and concepts for all talents. features a totally illustrated recommendations part.

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Working from left to right, anchor the thread. 3. Insert the needle horizontally in one row so it points to the left and take a small stitch. 4. Move to the second row, position the needle a little to the right and slightly below the first stitch, insert the needle horizontally and take a second stitch. 5. Move back to the first row, to the right and slightly above the last stitch position the needle as before and take the next stitch. Repeat this process, alternating between the two rows, keeping the stitches in each row aligned with one another.

It can also be used for hemming and for basting (see “Slipbasting,” p. 31). To prevent slipstitches from showing on the right side when hemming, be careful to pick up only a single thread on the garment. Couture skirts rarely have a label so cross-stitches are used to mark the center front to facilitate dressing. (Photo by Taylor Sherrill. ) Drawstitch. A variation of the slipstitch, the draw- stitch is used in tailoring to join two folded edges such as the collar and lapel. 1. Use a short needle.

Check carefully as you sew to be sure you are basting precisely on both seamlines. 2. When basting seams that cross darts or other seamlines, work carefully to avoid catching the seam allowances or dart fold. When basting seams and darts, begin basting at the intersecting seamline, rather than at the raw edge, to make it easier to fit the garment accurately. Press the closed seam lightly. Do not press the seam open firmly until you are certain the seam will not be changed after the fitting. 3. To prepare for a fitting, fold the basted seam to one side and top baste through all layers 1⁄8 in.

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