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18 Uses for Petersham Ribbon

Threads #184, April/May 2016
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Petersham ribbon can be used in many sewing applications for every kind of garment, from a pair of suit trousers to a red-carpet-worthy gown. This essential notion is so useful in the sewing room, whether or not projects are couture, that every sewer should keep a variety of widths on hand. Petersham is strong and durable, with a firm hand, soft feel, stable grain, and a consistent width. In this article from Threads #184 (April/May 2016), Susan Khalje will show you 18 ways to use petersham ribbon in your sewing.

Video Extra: How to Shape Petersham to a Curve

Video Extra: How to Make Pleated Trim from Petersham

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