Sewing Tip 8

Painters TapeBefore removing pattern pieces, identify the name of the pattern piece and the wrong side of the fabric with blue painter’s tape.

This tape has a non-slick surface which can be written on easily.

While the tape adheres to the fabric, not sliding off like a label, it does not leave a residue when removed.

If you like this tip, you will love Sandra’s NEW book, The Power Sewing Toolbox,  covering over 500 tips and techniques not found in pattern instructions! The book will be released in November, 2010. Stay tuned for more details!