A couple of people suggested that I use eyelets. I think that's a pretty good idea if I just want to run a tie through it. I'll probably end up doing that next time. What are my other alternatives to making buttonholes and sewing on buttons?
Expert/Couture NETHERLANDS Member since 1/28/03 Posts: 1979
Date: 5/16/03 2:04 PM
hello Peachstt you can close your garment with :snaps, hooks and eyes, chinese ball buttons and loops made of thread or fabric, velcro, zipper, tab-like belts, grommets and ties if you wind the grommet with matching colour thread it is couture like I have seen this spring at some designer fashionshows.There are probably more ways for a closure but this is what pops up in my mind when I saw your question.
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