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Sewing Tip 12/23/12 0:16 AM
Removing a plastic snap
Hi, I just had to share this tip as it's vey frustrating when you apply a plasic snap and it either doesn't work(snap together) or you have it in the wrong place. I needed to remove about 8 snaps and was horrified at the thought. Use an awl or a small ice pick, heat it over a flame until very hot ... more...
 
 
Sewing Tip 1/12/11 1:06 AM
Create sample buttonholes
Make a sample sheet of buttonholes in different sizes to save time testing to get the right size buttonhole. I use a fairly average weight fabric and my usual stabilizer. That way you can be pretty accurate. If you are useing a computerised sewing machine that allows you to key in the size of the... more...
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