Kasia
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I have a problem with brim of felt hat. I need to sewing the end of brim (grey color on the pic), but it is too large specially if I used thick fur felt. My sewing machine can't sew it. How should I…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Elaine Mergard Jul 20.

fixing element
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Hello everyone!I am a new "milliner-in-training”.I try to create new shape on old block but I stuck on one thing: how to put that „bow” on the top? Till now I sewing everything but this time felt is…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Kasia May 26, 2020.

 

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Elaine Mergard replied to Kasia's discussion brim
"If you are going to use the heavier beaver fur felts you really need a commercial machine to sew the edge. Some milliners use a bootmakers sewing  machine. Due to the width of the brim and you need to bend it using a regular machine your wire…"
Jul 20
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I have a problem with brim of felt hat. I need to sewing the end of brim (grey color on the pic), but it is too large specially if I used thick fur felt. My sewing machine can't sew it. How should I sewing it correctly?See More
Jul 20
Kasia replied to Kasia's discussion fixing element
"Elaine, thank you so much. I think I needed confirmation and this advice about sewing style.  "
May 26, 2020
Elaine Mergard replied to Kasia's discussion fixing element
"Hi Kasia, Using glue is risky as even the best of quick dry glues can cause permanent marking if it webs onto felt. Stitching it on is your best solution with strong needle and double thread using a thimble. Once you have decided where you are going…"
May 26, 2020

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