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What is the formula for sewing pleated drapes?

Pleated Drapes Formula: Finished width x Fullness factor + overhand/returns divided by fabric width = # of widths (needs to be a whole number, so round up if .3 of higher) (MORE)

What are ventral pleats?

Ventral pleats is the bottom jaw of a whale that has the ability to expand when the whale drinks gallons of water. For more information go to YouTube and watch Episode 5 of "T (MORE)

Are cummerbund Pleats up or down?

The correct wear of the cummerbund (also called cumberbund) would depend on whose traditions you follow. The military services have specified directives on how to wear their u (MORE)

What are mushroom pleats?

Mushroom pleats are not a vegetable, but a style of pleating in clothing. It is supposed to be delicate and close, like the underside of a mushroom cap.

How do you hem a pleated skirt?

It really depends on the type of material. Pleats are usually pressed into the fabric from the waistband down, so you should have no problem hemming it if this is the case. Si (MORE)

How do you repair pleated window blinds?

Fusing string is a very helpful technique to know when doing blind  repairs and can be also used for other projects that use polyester  sting. This technique does not work o (MORE)