How to Baste a Turkey?

Answer You have a vision of serving that perfect roast turkey to your Thanksgiving guests, just like you saw it on the TV cooking show. You know you're supposed to "baste" it, but what does that really me... Read More »

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How to Baste Fabric?

Basting fabric is an old fashioned trick that tailors use to hold seams in place without pins. It is easy to do, it just takes a little time. Anyone can do that can thread a needle. It is a grea... Read More »

How to Baste Foods?

Basting is a technique used by chefs and home cooks to keep meat moist and prevent it from drying out while it's cooking. There are three tools commonly used for basting: a brush, a basting bulb o... Read More »

What Does it Mean to Baste Fabric?

Basting refers to a series of hand or machine stitches used to hold two pieces of fabric together on a temporary basis. This technique offers more control and stability than pinning, and works well... Read More »

How to Hand Baste Fabric?

Basting fabric is a basic sewing technique. It is a quick and usually temporary way to tack fabric in place. It is used for hemming and quilting.