4-H Youth Development


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Nebraska Cooperative Extension Service 4-H 167: Sewing for Fun; project requirement, sewing tools, start sewing with good habits, the sewing machine, parts of a sewing machine, care of the sewing machine, using the sewing machine, and sewing without thread, turning square corners (or pivot), sewing with thread, what is a good seam?, sewing license, learning to measure, fabric facts, fabric terms, grain perfect fabric, choosing fabrics, hand sewing-how to thread a needle, and how to tie a knot. Sewing by hand with a thimble, why should you use a thimble, basic hand stitches, and pressing.