Hanging a Garment Properly
Certainly, the lion’s share of making a garment is the designing, the fitting and the sewing – but there are always a few little finishing details to take care of, and among those is how to hang the finished item properly.
Some garments are best folded carefully and put in a drawer (something heavily beaded, for instance), and a sturdy padded hanger does the trick in an awful lot of cases, too.
But – there are times when one has to get a little more inventive. Here are a few solutions:
This beautiful soutache lace top could certainly be put on a hanger, but it’s light and delicate and could easily slip off. Hanging loops are pretty much out of the question – they’d be visible through the lace – but small snaps do the job. The sew the socket side snap to the inner shoulder seam of the top (it’s flatter…
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