Size 12 Boys Clothing - Singlets
3. Gathering using elastic: Gathers can be made by stretching a narrow strip of elastic and stitching on the part of the garment which is to be gathered. 13.6 SHIRRING: Shirring is formed by several rows of gathering. Use shirring only on soft or lightweight fabrics.
Bias strips are generally used to finish the neckline, because of its stretchability. Necklines are usually curved and hence tend to stretch duing handiling. A stretched neckline can spoil the apperance of garment. So great care must be taken in handling and finishing neckline.