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Video: How to Make Pleated Trim from Petersham

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Video Length: 3:36
Produced by: Evamarie Gomez and Stephani Miller; Videographers: Gary Junken and Jeff Roos

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

make pleated petersham   Also, don't miss our video tutorial on how to shape petersham ribbon to a curve.

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Comments (3)

conorwilliams conorwilliams writes: Brilliant
Posted: 4:36 am on May 13th

AmandaPride1 AmandaPride1 writes: Impressive dude
Posted: 12:53 am on April 12th

HollyJo HollyJo writes: Wow... gorgeous detail. Looks like a lot of work, though.
Posted: 9:32 am on February 23rd

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