Leave a 12" thread chain at the stitching
beginning and end to loosen gathers if necessary.
The second is the tacking stitch, which is the stitching
that secures the applique fabric before trimming.
Be patient and take your time stitching
around the deep curves of the leaf shape.
Pin the yoke to the yoke lining along the bust seam, aligning the lining fold just beyond the stitching
. Stitch in the ditch of the bust seamline, catching the yoke lining fold in the stitching
Think about where the upper triangle stitching
Some machines recommend folding the fabric with wrong sides together and aligning the beads along the folded edge before stitching
This will require understanding the stitching
(photo 2): For this tulip stitch, I stopped and secured the stitching
before I reached the corner.
When approaching the next corner, repeat the process, and then complete stitching
the third side of the collar.
on a stable woven fabric with good hooping and stabilization, compensation is probably not needed.
in narrow borders is usually a subtle detail.
This machine has two straight rows of stitching
on the right side and finishes the raw fabric edge on the wrong side (5).