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Date: 9/19/12 7:51 PM

But is it okay to tape interfacing together to have enough before you iron it on the fabric?

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Date: 9/19/12 7:55 PM

You can piece it together and just fuse the pieces of interfacing to the fabric. I do that when needed. I suppose you could use something like Steam-a-Seam to "tape" it but I would not use tape Regular tape will melt and get nasty...

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Date: 9/19/12 8:44 PM

Thank you, EleanorSews! I was afraid it would melt. I'll just piece it together as you suggested! Thanks!

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Date: 9/21/12 4:18 PM

I have found that what you are considering can sometimes transfer it's outline to the outer fashion fabric. What do if I have to piece IF is cut the butting ends with pinking shears and merge them together when fusing to the fashion fabric . This eliminates the outline transferring to the outer surface.

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