additional items that are not necessary, such as shoes, belts, scarves, hats, socks, ties, and jewelry that are part of your wardrobe
modifications made to a pattern or garment for a better fit
closed tunnel of fabric that holds a piece of elastic or drawstring
make a tiny snip in the seam allowance
stitching with, or in the same direction, as the fabric grain
a material made from fibers, such as cotton, silk, or nylon
a basic unit from which fabric is made
to trim each layer of fabric to a different width to reduce bulk
grain of fabric
direction in which the treaads run in a fabric
an image that fools the eye
piece of fabric placed between the outer fabric and facing
to remove wrinkles or smooth fabrics with a heated iron
a diagram included in sewing instructions that shows how to place the pattern pieces on fabric
fibers that come from plants or hair of animals
Small items that become permanent part of the garment such as thread and seem tape
package that a pattern is sold in; it contains information such as price, views, yardage, sizes, notiuons and suggested fabrics
pattern guide sheet
step-bystep information for cutting, marking, and sewing fabric peices together
lines and symbols marked on the pattern and transferred to the fabric to help guide construction
raising and lowering the iron from one area to the next
factory finished edge of a fabric
an outline of a solid object
row of machine stitches through one layer of fabric in order to prevent stretching
fibers manufactured from substances such as wood pulp, petroleum or natural gas
a row of stitching done on the outside of a garment
a row of stitching used to keep the facing or bottom layer of fabric rolled out of sight
a variation on a sewing pattern design
the amount of fabric needed for a specific pattern view, size, fabric width, and for fabric with or without a nap
fibers twisted together or laid side by side
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