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« on: July 13, 2009 06:50:33 PM »

Doe anyone know if there anyway to make the crosswise grain on a knit fabric thread perfect (I cant rip or do the thing with pulling a thread..) do I even need to?Huh  Huh Huh Huh
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« Reply #1 on: July 13, 2009 08:34:43 PM »

I've wondered this, too! It seems every cut of jersey I buy is trapezoidal, not rectangular, so I just match up the grain when I fold it in half. That wastes some fabric, though Sad If there is a trick, I want to know it!
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« Reply #2 on: July 14, 2009 07:06:52 AM »

I know! I wouldn't want top depend on the straight line of the person at the store! Yay, I think this answers the question though! I'm going to try to do C. with the pins. Cheesy
http://www.ca.uky.edu/hes/fcs/FACTSHTS/CT-MMB-211.pdf
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