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Find the grainline

An easy way to find the grainline

photo credit:  Coletterie

Finding the grainline is important in all types of sewing. You’ll need to find the grainline when quilting in order to cut your fabric perfectly and in garment sewing you’ll need it to prevent your garment from getting wonky. That’s the technical term.

Find the grainline!

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  1. myra says

    I have sewn a bias seam in a dress pattern. this ruffled and hangs below the hem line. is there anything I can do with this
    other than cutting this part off to correct the hem line. thanks myra

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