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Video: How to Press Shaped Edges

Threads #186, Aug./Sept. 2016

Evamarie Gomez and Carol Fresia; Videographer: Jeff Roos

Press Curved Edges

In this video, we bring to life the technique shared by Threads Contributing Editor Judith Neukam in Threads #186 (Aug./Sept. 2016). You can make any garment special by adding details like an intriguing shaped edge. The key to making these edges look great is in the pressing. Curved edges should be smooth and rounded, rather than irregular and lumpy. Watch to learn the proper pressing techniques needed to achieve professional results.

If you’ve enjoyed this video tutorial, be sure to check out more Threads Essential Techniques videos.

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