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Video: How to Straighten Fabric Grain

Video: How to Straighten Fabric Grain

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This first step in fabric preparation ensures garments that look better and feel more comfortable.

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Video: Woven Fabrics

Video: Woven Fabrics

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Learn about woven fabrics and how to use them in a garment in this episode from Teach Yourself to Sew.

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Your ruler can determine grainline

Your ruler can determine grainline

Use your ruler and a bit of tape to help you position your pieces on grain.

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Go Against the Grain

Go Against the Grain

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Get creative when aligning pattern pieces along the fabric's yarns.

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Video: Straightening the Grain On Fluid Fabrics

Video: Straightening the Grain On Fluid Fabrics

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Before cutting, the crossgrain and the lengthwise grain need to be ruler straight. In this video, fashion designer Sarah Veblen demonstrates the technique.

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Video: Straighten Your Grain

Video: Straighten Your Grain

Sarah Veblen will show you how to find and straighten the lengthwise and crosswise grains on your trickiest fabrics.

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