5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- If machine is not working
- shirt tail hem
- clean finish
- a press at 1/4 and then sew at 1/4
- b lengthwise yarn; most stable direction. Hangs lengthwise on the body. On the loom first.
- c sew at 5/8. pressed under at 1/4 and stitched less than an 1/8
- d on an insider curve, so that it can stretch to flat better.
- e check the threading, and if the needle and bobbin/ bobbin case are in correctly. Then check tension.
5 Multiple choice questions
- stitch at 5/8, and finish both edges with tape and stitch in the ditch
- stitch at 1/4 and then pink the edge.
- true bias is 45 degrees and bias is the diagonal. Drapes beautifully, very expensive.
- cutting to shorter lengths. We do this to reduce reduce bulk. Usually paired with grading.
- #2 stitch on edge. Catch the outside.
5 True/False questions
curved seams → reinforce areas that will be clipped
french seam → reduce stitch length around corners
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.
point presser → 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.
seams great → sew at 5/8. wrap seams great along each edge and zig zag in place.