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- Fabric Manipulation Guide : Pleating Pleats have been used in textiles and fashion for ever. But the style and techniques of pleats have changed a lot, opening a world of possibilities with each technological innovation ! Pleats are a great fabric manipulation technique, adding interesting details to a garment or completely creating it. Let’s see what type of pleats is ...
- Canadian Smocks : The Complete Guide What are Canadian Smocks ? Canadian smocks are a type of fabric manipulation or hand stitching technique also sometimes called North American smocks. The craftsman make stitches on certain places of the fabric, to gather the fabric together, creating a 3D pattern.
- Textile Glossary Because fabrics and everything around it comes with a lot of technical words and complicated stuffs, let's recap a few of the basic words in this Textile Glossary ! This is not an exhaustive list of vocabulary around textile [this would require an entire website and fill a dictionary !] but rather an introduction to the ...
- Knitting for Beginners : Create amazing Fabric Manipulations ! This article aims to present you the basic techniques of knitting, so that you can start making some samples for your textile manipulation researches ! Plenty of websites can teach you how to make knitted garments, machine knitting or more advanced patterns, but here, we are all about Fabric Manipulation. I ...
- Canadian Smocks Pattern Tips for Clothes and Pillow Covers ! Now that you’ve discovered the Canadian Smocks Guide, I’m pretty sure you want to learn how to apply it to your new projects ! How do you use Canadian Smocks on Clothes and Pillow Covers ? And how do you adapt your patterns to integrate ...
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