I’m going to make a new purse, and I prewash my fabrics for clothing or purses. I happened to think that some of you out there may not know about this method of preparation. I don’t remember who told me about it, but it changed my quilting life!
The tip is about avoiding bird’s nests in the drier. I wish I had a picture of that bird’s nest. Well, I really don’t, but I’ve been there.
This is what the raw edge of one of my fabrics looked like when I took it out of the drier! No bird’s nests at all! What a relief not to have to try to undo the threads and clip them from those twisted fabrics! . (I try to take fabric out before it’s completely dry, and then spray with it with Best Press to press it.)Please comment below if you do this already or have another way of solving the problem.
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