How do you sew down a pocket liner?

Thread your working yarn (use tails wherever possible) onto your tapestry needle and stitch through every other row on the edge of your pocket lining. Then thread it through the stitch that your scrap yarn is running through on the sweater. This gives you a precise road map of where to go.

How do you prepare and attach a patch pocket?

Happy sewing!

  1. draft your pocket as illustrated. …
  2. cut out your pocket. …
  3. fold the top of the pocket down on your 1 ¼” mark line(right side to right side) …
  4. turn up ¼” seam on both pocket sides. …
  5. stitch turned up pocket corners as illustrated. …
  6. snip out pocket corners on both sides.
  7. turn the pocket top edge over to the right side.

How do you sew a cardigan pocket?

So let me show you how it’s made!

  1. Cut a pocket piece that has the same width as the front bodice piece you’ll add it to. …
  2. Fold and press the pocket opening. …
  3. Stitch the pocket opening. …
  4. Attach the pocket to the front bodice piece. …
  5. Sew together the side seams. …
  6. Overcast or serge the hem. …
  7. Fold the hem seam allowance inwards.

What is a whip stitch in sewing by hand?

A whip stitch is a simple sewing stitch that is used in crocheting, knitting and sewing, and in which the needle is passed in and out of the fabric in a series of stitches that circle an edge of the fabric. … It is similar to the blanket stitch as it is a form of hand sewing stitch that helps in finishing edges.

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