281. Do Not Use Coarse Thread

An expert needlewoman says that the reason
why so much embroidery does not look attractive is that too coarse a

thread is used for the work. It is not a bad rule to use a cotton a number

or two finer than is recommended, unless the advice comes from one who

understands embroidery perfectly.

280. Measuring Dress Goods 282. Putting in a Temporary Hem facebooktwittergoogle_plusredditpinterestlinkedinmail