L' Etoffe Fabrics: San Diego, California

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Next Level Sewing

Wool Petersham Fold Over Binders in colors!

Wool binders are an easy way to finish edges when you don’t want to fold and turn raw edges especially when working with thicker fabric. Below is the Kyoto Vest suitable for beginning to advanced sewers and it’s is one pattern piece! By Tessuti Patterns - download or order the pattern online here


I have some beautiful Italian woolens in stock that are blouse weight, some soft enough to forgo lining, other slightly heavier for dresses as well. I love working with wool because I love tracing all my lines with basting, fitting, and steaming accordingly.