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Interfacing adds structure to your sewing project (for example, the collar of a blouse or the waistband of fitted skirt). The pattern will tell you how much interfacing to buy. There are a few types of interfacing (woven, non-woven, sew-in, fusible…) and you can buy it in black or white. When in doubt, ask the […]
Invisible zippers have hidden teeth and a smaller pull than a standard zipper. They are usually used for women’s clothing where you don’t want to see the zipper – hence the name.