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Video: How to Shape Petersham Ribbon to a Curve

Threads magazine - 184 - April/May 2016 Issue

Evamarie Gomez and Stephani Miller; Videographers: Gary Junken and Jeff Roos

Petersham ribbon’s scalloped edges allow it to curve gently. By shaping it to a curve, you can use it to stabilize curved necklines, hems, waistlines, and even pocket edges. Watch this quick video tutorial to learn how easy it is to make petersham follow a curve, and be sure to check out Threads #184 (April/May 2016) for Susan Khalje’s 18 creative uses for petersham ribbon.

Make Pleated Trim from Petersham

make pleated petersham

Also, don’t miss our video tutorial on making beautiful pleated trim from petersham ribbon.

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