Today I’m going to show you a quick tip that will help you to sew smoothly with a leader fabric or piece of scrap fabric. This leader fabric is the answer to many issues!
It’s pretty simple really– it’s all about using a little piece of fabric at just the right time.
Have you found yourself a little upset at your machine?
Does it keep eating all the fabric and points when you start sewing?
Leader Fabric – Video Tutorial
1- grab a little fabric piece from the scrap jar and sew it first thing
2- leave that little piece in place and then sew your next item
3- when you are done stitching with your machine the pieces, snip the leader fabric or scrap and then resew it — leave it in your machine
You’ll want to start and stop each sewing project with the scrap leader in place.
It really will save a lot of frustrations and birds nest of thread hiding under your fabric.
Have any other hints to share with us about using leaders and enders when you sew?