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Expert Tips for Finishing Knits

Threads magazine - 183 - Feb./Mar. 2016 Issue
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Nothing is as comfortable and easy to wear as knits-and they’re versatile, too. With the right techniques, you can turn knits into classic officewear, high-performance activewear, comfortable lounging garments, easy-care travel clothing, or flattering basics. Knits are fun to sew, but you’ll want to take special care in sewing the seams and finishing edges. It’s important to maintain or control the stretch, depending on the garment’s requirements. If you follow this guide to finishing knits from Threads #183 (February/March 2016), you’ll end up with long-lasting garments that look great-and make you look great, too. Web Extra: How to Sew an Invisible Zipper in a Knit Garment

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