Size 12 Girls Clothing - Long Tops
For areas where you want to prevent stretching, select a firm, non-stretchable tape or cord. Some of the common tapes and cords are: a. Seam Tape: Woven tape or lace used to finish hem and facing edges.
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.