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Posted on: 5/9/04 4:21 PM
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AnneM said...
I used my rotary cutter recently on slinky, & I found the same thing: I had jagged edges. It didn't hurt the construction of the garmet, but it certainly slowed down the cutting. I will try my shears next time; thanks.
5/10/04 8:13 AM
ncegbu said...
I have a pair of Gingher 8 inch dressmaker shears with serrated blades that are perfect for cutting slinky and other fabrics that like to "travel" on the cutting table. Also, be sure the fabric is support through its entire length. If it is hanging off the cutting table that will also distort the fabric.
5/18/04 4:37 PM
Sandra Mil said...
Thanks for this advice. Another suggestion I read for cutting slinky involved placing tissue paper between the layers to prevent slipping. :)
7/9/04 5:03 PM
 
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