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How do I permanently pleat polyester chiffon
Kirstenw
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Date: 11/10/11 3:32 AM

I would like to sew a polyerster chiffon skirt with this kind of pleating is there any way that I can do this myself.

Please help if you know how
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Date: 11/10/11 8:32 AM

Here's a tutorial on a quick and dirty method of doing Fortuny type pleats, which are not exactly the type of pleats on your skirt. Here is another article on pleating.

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Date: 11/10/11 8:59 AM

Thank you Nancy that is what I was actuallly looking for

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Date: 1/21/12 2:42 PM

Future search term: chiffonthread

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