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A gathering foot on a sewing machine is a fantastic way to get quick, easy and impressive gathers on your sewing project. The foot itself can form gathers onto a single layer of fabric or, is designed in such a way that it can sew a flat section of fabric to another piece of fabric which gathers as you sew. How To Use A Gathering
Set-in sleeves are designed to have just the right amount of ease to fit into an armhole so that the sleeve hangs correctly. If there is any fullness or folds in the cap area of the sleeve, your sewing pattern is going to need reducing. Reducing a Set-in Sleeve Cap Your Fashion Sewing Blog ‘Sleeve Cap’ Crib Sheet: . 1: Begin at the shoulder point