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need tips of sewing flannel backed satin

Posted by carol4457 (My Page) on
Sun, Nov 26, 06 at 11:18

Hi All, I wonder if anyone has some words of wisdom for sewing flannel backed satin. I am about to make a robe out of this stuff and I don't want to "learn the hard way", ( screw it up ). Any suggestions? Thanks, Carol


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RE: need tips of sewing flannel backed satin

I used my serger and it sewed great...I just made jammie pants though.
It does ravel some...
Its wonderful stuff.
Karen L


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RE: need tips of sewing flannel backed satin

If you have a walking foot it works great on any type of slippery fabric. A 4 thread serger will do a great job as well. You need a good strong seam as this stuff likes to frey. Great project - Christmas gift? I know you will do a great job and it will turn out beautiful.
Jean


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