Pressing Tools & Techniques
This lesson will introduce you to the tools and techniques used to professionally press your garments. We will teach you how to press light to medium weight fabrics, how to press velvet and leather and what tools to use and when. The results will be the difference between a ‘homemade looking garment’ vs. one that looks professionally produced.
|1||Pressing Light-weight Fabrics||1-4|
|2||Pressing Napped Fabrics||1-3|
|3||Pressing Wool and Heavy-Weight Fabrics||1-3|
|6||Pressing Tailored Garments||1-6|
|8||Pressing Curved Seams||1-4|
MODULE 1 • Pressing Light-weight Fabrics
|1||Today’s lesson is pressing techniques.|
|2||Let’s begin with ironing light-weight fabrics.|
|3||The first thing you should do is test the steam on your iron.Be sure it’s not too hot. I would take a sample of fabric and try it first.|
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