So many people are afraid to cut their handwoven fabric….
BUT…. conquering the fear of snipping means that you can chop away with great gusto and whip up fabulous, one of a kind garments and accessories! So, YAY!
I was cutting out a spiffy hat today, and it struck me that I should make a quick little video to show what I do to cut off a length of fabric from my main piece of hand woven. So here’s what I do when I am cutting out the pieces for a project:
2 responses to “Quick tip for cutting hand woven fabric”
Thanks! Handwoven fabric just takes a little extra because it ravels so easily – this is so helpful.
Yes, handwoven fabric is definitely NOT scary…. it just takes some understanding of how to keep it from unraveling 🙂 but it can be intimidating to someone who hasn’t tried cutting their hand wovens. 🙂