Petersham ribbon, a couture mainstay, has many sewing uses and one of them is as an embellishment. It would make a beautiful trim on an garment edge, such as a neckline. Watch this Threads Essential Techniques video to learn how to create this style of pleated trim. Be sure to read Threads #184 (April/May 2016), for couture expert and contributing editor Susan Khalje’s 18 creative uses for petersham.
How to Shape Petersham to a Curve
Also, don’t miss our video tutorial on how to shape petersham ribbon to a curve.
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