Handmade Bound Buttonhole
Learn a quick and easy way to make a handmade bound buttonhole. Though there are several ways to do this, we find that this method, by far, is the one that produces the best results.
|2||Marking the Buttonhole||1-8|
|3||Sewing the Buttonhole||1-6|
|4||Opening the Buttonhole||1-3|
MODULE 1 • Lesson Prep
|1||To begin this lesson, prepare one piece of #1 muslin, measuring 5” (12.7cm) in the width grain by 6” (15.2cm) in the length grain. This is the body piece.|
|2||Prepare a second piece of muslin measuring 4” (10.2cm) in the width grain by 3” (7.6cm) in the length grain for the buttonhole welts.|
|3||Then, prepare a third piece of muslin for the buttonhole frame or facing, measuring 4” (10.2cm) in the width grain by 5” (12.7cm) in the length grain.|
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