If you are ever using fabric that is printed,
but not on the straight of grain,
you can edge it using one of many decorative stitches found on
I had this challenge in December.
This is what I did
You can see the bows created by the machine.
The patterns are created like a straight stitch
except they use a lot more thread.
It was always a challenge getting my queen sized feather pillow
stuffed into a Standard size case.
So I made a new flannel and very soft pillow case.
It took me less than half an hour.
My feather pillow and I are very happy now!
This is now
my favorite pillow case!
I have Boys!
They are very hard on jeans!
Little boys play hard
Mending with the patch on the inside.
My son who hates regular patches loves the pants now.