5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- flat felled
- hong kong
- a #4. lengthen to 1 1/2 and stitch so that the edge of the curve goes over the fabric.
- b sew wrong sides together. Trim one down to 1/4 and fold the other under. Sew so that the larger, folded edge covers the raw trimed edge.
- c cutting to shorter lengths. We do this to reduce reduce bulk. Usually paired with grading.
- d stitch at 5/8, and finish both edges with tape and stitch in the ditch
- e trimming to different lengths. typically 3/8 and a 1/4. Widest to the world. the larger of the grades sits underneath the top layer of fabric on the garment.
5 Multiple choice questions
- 3-4 mm 6-8 spi
- press at 1/4 and then sew at 1/4
- darts and curves
- reinforce areas that will be clipped
- check the threading, and if the needle and bobbin/ bobbin case are in correctly. Then check tension.
5 True/False questions
gathering techniques → two rows: 3/8 and 5/8
three rows: 1/4, 1/2, and 3/4
under-stitching → secures the facing to allowances. at an 1/8 or closer.
corner seams → reinforce areas that will be clipped
french seam → Sew wrong sides together at 3/8, trim to 1/4, and then fold so that right sides together and then stitch at 1/4.
notching → trimming to different lengths. typically 3/8 and a 1/4. Widest to the world. the larger of the grades sits underneath the top layer of fabric on the garment.