The Magic of Double-sided Fusible Tape
I have been using double-sided fusible tape in my sewing for years. It is such an essential tool for me that I was aghast—yes, aghast—recently when I found out a sewing friend did not know what I was talking about. If you have not added this notion to your sewing arsenal, go out right now and get some.
Preferred double-sided fusible tape
There are different versions, but I have had good luck with Lite Steam-A-Seam 2 from the Warm Company. Steam-A-Seam 2 comes in a couple of widths and strengths that can be used for different applications and different fabrics. I like it because it holds well and can be sewn through without gumming up the machine’s needle or bobbin case. It’s wise to give it a test run to make sure you like it.
I cannot imagine hemming a wool jersey garment without Lite Steam-A-Seam 2. It…
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