How to Gather Fabric into Ruffles?

Answer Many articles of clothing that you sew call for ruffles. There might be ruffles on the sleeves, on a men's dress shirt, or, most commonly, on a long tiered skirt. In order to stitch fabric so that ... Read More »

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How to Cut Fabric Into Shapes?

Whether you are about to embark on a sewing adventure or a quilting escapade, cutting out your fabric shapes is the first place to start. It provides you with a basic design on which to begin any s... Read More »

How is wool made into fabric?

After wool is sheared from a sheep and washed, the wool is processed using one of two systems that determine the consistency of the finished fabric and the end product.Wollen SystemDuring wollen sy... Read More »

How Is Cotton Made Into Fabric?

No one knows for sure where cotton plants were first cultivated---scientists have found ancient cotton cloth in Mexico, Pakistan and Egypt. Until the Industrial Revolution, cotton was picked, proce... Read More »

How is wool turned into fabric?

Wool from animal fleeces undergoes sorting, grading and carding to create yarn, which manufacturers knit or weave into finished fabrics. Felting also produces fabric from wool.ProcessingWorkers she... Read More »