Sewing stretch fabric

Learn the best tips and techniques for sewing stretch fabric to create professional-looking garments. Discover how to handle and sew stretch fabrics with ease for a perfect fit every time.
Julija Gobere on Instagram: "Sewing T-shirt with just straight stitch?🤔 Yes, that’s possible!🤩💯🙌 And you can even use gorgeous seam finishes, like this beautiful neckline🥰

The ‘secret’ in this technique is using elastic thread (I use @mettler_thread Seraflex) - pair this thread with standard straight stitch and you can sew knit fabrics using classic seam finishes, while maintaining knit fabric stretch👍

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Julija Gobere on Instagram: "Sewing T-shirt with just straight stitch?🤔 Yes, that’s possible!🤩💯🙌 And you can even use gorgeous seam finishes, like this beautiful neckline🥰 The ‘secret’ in this technique is using elastic thread (I use @mettler_thread Seraflex) - pair this thread with standard straight stitch and you can sew knit fabrics using classic seam finishes, while maintaining knit fabric stretch👍 #sewingtutorial #howtosew"

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Camilla Sterri
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Tips for Gathering Stretch Fabrics | Megan Nielsen Patterns Blog

So have you ever had trouble getting nice gathers on stretchy fabric? Well here’s my little trick: put a bobbin of elastic thread in your machine instead of your regular thread, and sew two lines of stitches at the longest stitch length. I normally sew them at 3/5″ from the raw edge and just under 5/8″ from the raw edge. The fabric will gather up automatically and evenly! Perfect gathers every time. It even helps prevent those icky wavy seam joins that can happen with knits. Just make sure…

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Sue harper
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How to sew with stretch fabric

Sewing with stretch fabrics can be a little intimidating, especially if you're used to working with non-stretchy materials like cotton or linen. But with a few tips and tricks, you can successfully sew stretch fabrics and create comfortable, stylish garments that will look great and feel great to wear. Here are some of my favorite tips for sewing with stretch fabrics: Choose the Right Needle One of the most important things to consider when sewing with stretch fabrics is the type of needle…

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Margaret Mhf