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The wrong side of the fabric is now visible. Remove the pin just before it reaches the foot. Sewing on a pin can break your needle! 5 cm) seam marking 5 Slide pins into the fabric along the seam edge, down through both layers, and back up through the top. Pin every few inches to hold the fabric in place. 5 cm) seam marking on the throat plate. With the stitch selection set to straight, begin sewing a straight line. 6 This area is called the seam allowance. When you’ve sewn a straight line along the entire length of the piece, you’ve created the seam.
Pull tight. Repeat the stitch a third time, looping around the tail once more. Pull tight, and trim the tail as close to the knot as possible. Hand-Sewing with Thimbles Thimbles are designed to protect your finger as you push a needle through a fabric. When you perform this process with a thimble-covered finger tip, you’ll see how easily the needle slides through even the thickest of fabrics. Thimbles that cover the entire tip of the finger can be made of metal or rubber and are typically used by dressmakers.
Step 1 To sew the backstitch: 1. Begin by stitching two forward stitches. 2. Stop sewing, then push the backstitch button and hold it down while sewing two backward stitches. 3. Release the button and continue sewing forward. Basting: What’s That All About? Notice the difference between the two rows of basting compared to the standard-size straight stitch. The basting stitch is used to hold pieces of fabric together temporarily. It is also used to create ease or gathers. To sew this stitch, select the highest number on the stitch length selector, usually 5.