Handsewn Rounded Buttonhole
This lesson will introduce you to a hand-sewing technique for creating rounded buttonhole often seen in couture garments.
|2||Basting the Gimp to the Buttonhole Slit||1-11|
|3||Sewing the Rounded Edges of the Buttonhole||1-17|
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MODULE 1 • Lesson Tools
|1||This is a standard polyester thread, which will be used for basting around the edge of the buttonhole and stabilizing the fabric and interfacing.|
|2||This is a buttonhole twist, which is used for the actual blanket buttonhole stitches that go around the edge of the buttonhole.|
|3||This is also a buttonhole twist, but it doesn’t have the same shine and is less commonly used in hand sewing but is commonly used in machine buttonholes.|
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