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« on: May 17, 2008 11:40:02 AM »

anyone have experience with sewing the 97 cents a yard vinyl from walmart? I am making photo change out cloth place mats for my sister. what do you suggest because as i am sewing it, my fabric is gathering. I was thinking about my tension but I dont know if i decrease it or increase it. Thanks in advance!
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« Reply #1 on: May 18, 2008 11:45:40 AM »

Use the longest stitch possible, also you many need to use paper to cover the vinyl when sewing and then tear it away when done sewing.
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« Reply #2 on: May 26, 2008 04:18:28 PM »

wax paper between the presser foot and the devil vinyl will make it sail through! Cheesy
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