How to Select the Right Buttonhole for the Job
In "Buttonhole Basics" from Teach Yourself to Sew, Threads #168 (August/September 2013), author Linda Lee shares her favorite buttonhole tips and techniques. There are many different buttonhole options and its important to know the differences among them. To help make that all-important decision, we've put together a handy guide on how to select the best buttonhole for your garment type and fabric choice.
|Print the buttonhole selection guide and keep it at your sewing station. You'll never second-guess which buttonhole to sew again!|
|Download the printable guide
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Posted on Jun 20th, 2013 in sewing, online extras, All How-To, button, buttonholes
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