15 Sewing Tricks Your Grandma Should Have Showed You

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Keep your filled bobbins together by storing them in a foam toe separator for pedicures.

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You can’t pin leather; any holes made in the fabric will remain. Instead, use paperclips to keep pieces of leather together. (Check out even more ways to use paperclips.)

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Fabric must be cut along the lengthwise grain in order to drape properly. If you’re not sure how to find the lengthwise grain, use this technique to find the crosswise grain. You’ll then cut the fabric in the opposite (perpendicular) direction.

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Use a bodkin to draw elastic out of a waistband. You can also use it to find missing cords in drawstring pants and hoodies.

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