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Posted on:1/1/04 9:26 PM


Review Rating: Helpful by 2 people   
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Danvillegirl said... (1/3/04 9:29 AM) Reply
Nice top. Good job. Before too long you will be sergering more and more.
ladykick said... (1/2/04 8:49 PM) Reply
chimene--I run the threads back about 1-2 inches under the seam stitches. I have been doing this for several years and have never had a problem.
Chimene said... (1/2/04 8:29 AM) Reply
Thanks for the advice Ladykick. I will try it. The stitches won't unravel if you pull the tail through and not apply fray check?
Karla Kizer said... (1/2/04 6:44 AM) Reply
Wow - 2 hours! Great reward for 2 hours of work. Nice job, Chimene.
ladykick said... (1/2/04 6:44 AM) Reply
chimene--I use a double-eyed needle to sip the 'tail' of serged thread ends back under the seam stitches. I like it better than using Fray-Check. You don't have to wiat for it to dry. This is available through Nancy's Notions (#DEN3 $2.49) I made this top last year and have gotten a LOT of use from it.
Deepika said... (1/2/04 6:42 AM) Reply
Chimene, your top looks very comfortable. I want some of those too! Thanks for the review.
Georgene said... (1/1/04 9:37 PM) Reply
That is such a good looking top, Chimene! Hmm, I think I see more of these in your future...
 
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