Threads Logo Threads Logo Facebook Email Pinterest Twitter Instagram YouTube Icon Headphones Icon Favorite Navigation Search Icon Forum Search Icon Main Search Icon Close Icon Video Play Icon Indicator Arrow Icon Close Icon Hamburger/Search Icon Plus Icon

Conversational Threads

steam iron

User avatar
Balencia | Posted in General Sewing Info on

Hi, could anyone give me advice on the best sort of steam iron to get for dressmaking. My iron has packed up and I wish to get the most appropriate for the tasks in hand. Thanks.  Yours Les.

Replies

  1. sewchris703 | | #1

    It all depends.

    I love my Black and Decker Classic Iron.  I love the weight of it for natural fiber fabrics--wool especially.  The bridal shop that I contract with uses a Shark iron.  it's great for the synthetics and bridal laces.

    Chris

  2. HelgaPataki | | #2

    cordless steam iron

    I find a cordless iron very handy especially if it has an auto shut off. 

This post is archived.

Threads Insider

Get instant access to hundreds of videos, tutorials, projects, and more.

Start Your Free Trial

Already an Insider? Log in

Subscribe to Threads today

Save up to 37% and get a free gift

Subscribe

Conversational Threads

Recent Posts and Replies

  • |
  • |
  • |
  • |
  • |
  • |

Threads Insider Exclusives

View All
View All

Highlights

  • Sign up for the Threads eletter

    Get the latest including tips, techniques and special offers straight to your inbox.

    Sign Up
  • SewStylish

    SewStylish

    Take a look inside the pages of SewStylish Spring 2017.