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Topic: Seer sucker fabric - can someone explain to me how to work with it?  (Read 723 times)
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PrincessJasmine
« on: March 08, 2009 07:47:06 PM »

Hey Ladies,

Quick question...

I learned how to sew when I was 7 yrs old, so I have pretty basic skills... Anyhow, I learned to always press my seams, hems, etc.. when sewing. I bought this really cute seer sucker fabric and tried to sew with it this weekend, but when I ironed it, it seemed to pull the sucker part out of the fabric... So the question is, how do you sew with seer-sucker fabric without ruining its texture?

Thanks!!!  Cheesy
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« Reply #1 on: March 08, 2009 08:53:26 PM »

Use a lower setting and no steam setting on your iron, and if you have a stubborn wrinkle lightly spray with a little water.
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SpottedFrog
« Reply #2 on: March 12, 2009 02:14:33 PM »

I don't iron seersucker at all and I love it because of that Cheesy If it gets pressed a bit much in the sewing process it should spring back in the wash.
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