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Video: Three Ways to Gather

Learn three ways to gather fabric in this excerpt from our beginner sewing video series. Judith Neukam demonstrates a basic method for gathering fabric using basting thread. You will also learn how to sew a gathered edge to a flat edge, and how to measure and gather fabric using elastic.

Teach Yourself to Sew was created with beginners in mind, but sewers of any level can use these tutorials to brush up on their skills. You can find more excerpts from this series at, or visit our store to purchase seasons 1 & 2 on sale now. 

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