Why is it called saddle stitch?

What is leather stitching called? As the name implies, Saddle Stitching is a hand stitching technique commonly used among saddle makers. … There are some sewing machines that claim to produce a saddle stitch, but are still lock stitching machines that are just strong enough to go through thick leather. What is saddle stitch in …

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You asked: How do you get the smell out of yarn?

How do you get the smell out of crochet? If you have to smoke when you knit or crochet, do me a favor — Just before you bring or send me your items, wash them in detergent and white vinegar. In addition to cleaning up the smell, the vinegar also softens the fibers a bit, …

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Can I do macrame with wool?

· What kind of yarn is good for macrame? Medium Ropes, 4mm-7mm are perhaps most commonly used, a great size for macramé beginners, more sturdy than the smaller ropes and the perfect size for plant hangers, wall hangings, furniture, lanterns, curtains, rugs, etc. We use 5mm 3ply rope for most of our projects. What kind …

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Your question: How do you fix a loose bottom stitch?

Why is the bottom stitch on my sewing machine loose? A: Looping on the underside, or back of the fabric, means the top tension is too loose compared to the bobbin tension, so the bobbin thread is pulling too much top thread underneath. By tightening the top tension, the loops will stop, but the added …

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Question: What can you crochet with worsted yarn?

What is worsted yarn good for? Worsted weight yarn is a medium weight yarn that sits in the middle of the yarn weight family. It’s thicker than sock and sport weight and thinner than bulky weight yarn. Its medium thickness means that it’s great for knitting sweaters, hats, scarves, mittens, blankets and beyond! Is worsted …

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What is macrame fabric?

What material do you use for macrame? A versatile form of fiber art, macramé can be used to make everything from wall hangings and plant hangers to jewelry, purses, and even clothing items. Using simple materials like cotton twine, jute, hemp, or yarn, macramé can be as simple or complex as the crafter would like. …

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Question: Can you make clothes with a regular sewing machine?

Can you upholster with a regular sewing machine? The myth is over. Sewing upholstery is no different than sewing regular fabrics. … You can’t use a heavy duty thread and an industrial grade needle on a regular household sewing machine. Make sure and use the correct machine for your sewing needs-otherwise your project will look …

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