Secrets Of Sewing Machine Repair
You can steek with a sewing machine or a crochet hook, depending on your comfort level with either and whether or not you have access to a machine. Crocheted steeks are generally simpler to work with for beginners because they're easy to tear out if you make a mistake. To make a steek with a sewing machine, sew two vertical lines of stitches an inch or so apart (see Figure 8-4). Be sure to keep the line of machine stitching between the same two columns of knit stitches all the way down. Use a sturdy cotton poly blend thread and a stitch length appropriate to the knitted stitches (shorter for finer-gauge knits, slightly longer for chunkier knits).
I Hot glue gun or sewing machine with coordinating thread (see directions for options) For notebooks with soft covers (such as thin plastic three-ring binders, thin cardboard sketchbook covers, and so on), you can use a sewing machine to stitch the knitted cover down around the top, side, and bottom edges of both the front and back covers. Recycling is good for both the environment and your wallet. This project and the next two all use yarn and old sweater pieces to make speedy one-of-a-kind gifts. So raid your closet or the thrift store, and get started If you have a sewing machine, you can make these mittens in less than 15 minutes, not including washer dryer time. i Sewing machine or needle and thread I Sewing machine or needle and thread I Scissors or rotary cutter and mat 2. Turn the tube inside out and sew across the cut edge with your sewing machine or using a needle and thread (be sure to sew tight stitches by 3. If you're using purchased bag handles, skip to Step 4. If you...
In making-up weft knitted fabric, the lockstitch seam (Type 301) is not as suitable as it is for woven fabrics because it lacks extensibility. For jerseywear, the extensible double-locked chainstitch (Type 401) is useful. However, in the making-up of knitwear, the three-thread overlock (Type 504) is popular because, as well as being extensible, it securely binds the cut edges of the fabric after neatly trimming them.
5.00mm (US size H 8) crochet hook Sewing needle (or sewing machine) Blunt-ended yarn sewing needle of double crochet texture is used for outside of flower). Using sewing needle or sewing machine, backstitch circles together close to edge, leaving an opening to turn right side out.