Most sewers don’t realize that there are special techniques required when sewing garment darts. In this lesson you will learn these techniques and a few tricks on how to sew curved darts, straight darts and even shaped or fitted darts.
|1||Sewing a Straight Dart||1-9|
|2||Sewing a Shaped or Fitted Dart||1-10|
|3||Pressing the Darts||1-23|
|4||Cutting & Pressing Darts Open||1-6|
|5||Sewing, Cutting & Pressing Open a French Dart||1-17|
MODULE 1 • Sewing a Straight Dart
|1||In this lesson we are going to learn to sew a straight dart and a shaped or fitted dart.|
|2||The first dart I am going to sew is the straight dart, and, notice that I pinned on the line and through to the other chalk line.|
|3||When you are sewing a straight dart, start at the wide end. You will want to back tack at the wide end and then continue sewing along the line.|
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