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Preparing Your Fabrics for Fashion Sewing

Straightening the Fabric Grain

Straightening the Fabric Grain 

Although you may be excited about your new fabric purchase and can’t wait to cut and sew, you must prepare the fabric first.  It’s important straignten the grain of the fabric and preshrink it before you sew it.

Be sure to watch the video to learn more about fabric preparation and let me know if you run into any problems.

Happy sewing!

Thelma Horton

Thelma Horton is a Fashion Sewing Professional, Teacher and Author of "Sew it Like a Pro".