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5 Top Tips for Sewing with Wrap Scrap

Sewing with Wrap Scrap can be a bit of a challenge at times, but don’t let that stop you from creating! Here are some top tips that I find help when making bags and other wrap scrap items. 1. Preshrink your wrap fabric. Wrap fabric in most blends (cotton, linen, silk etc) will all shrink with the first wash. This will help as the weave will become more denser and might fray a bit less. It also means that it wont shrink (if it needs to washed) once your project is made. 2. Use interfacing. Wrap Scrap can move and shift quite a lot, giving it a backing of medium weight iron-on interfacing will give it a structure and help...

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