I’m sorry to say it but sewing and pressing go hand in hand. There is no getting away from it. I loathe ironing.
Personally, I’ve never been a slave to the iron, and I only use it when I am sewing, so here are so hints and tips to make life easier. Honestly, it really will.
Where would we be without thread? Thread has enabled us to make clothing to protect us from all weathers and the harshest of environments, from joining fur pelts, the Ancient Egyptians to the Space Race which may seem a little deep but without it we’d be very cold, and the human race wouldn’t have made it to the moon.
So, here is a quick guide to thread and matching colours for those of you who aren’t tailoring for Buzz Aldrin…