Expert Tips for Finishing Knits
Nothing is as comfortable and easy to wear as knits-and they’re versatile, too. With the right techniques, you can turn knits into classic officewear, high-performance activewear, comfortable lounging garments, easy-care travel clothing, or flattering basics. Knits are fun to sew, but you’ll want to take special care in sewing the seams and finishing edges. It’s important to maintain or control the stretch, depending on the garment’s requirements. Follow this guide from “Finishing Knits,” Threads #183, Feb./March 2016, and you’ll end up with long-lasting garments that look great-and make you look great, too.
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