Amethyst Shimmer Velvet Knit
PRICED AND SOLD BY THE 1/2 YARD
EXAMPLE: TO ORDER 2.5 YARDS ENTER 5 IN THE QUANTITY BOX
A mix of soft purple tones in a stretch velvet with a soft shimmering effect. Mid/light weight with a silky smooth back, fluid, flattering drape, crosswise stretch and no rolling at the cut edge. Velvet is one of the top trending fabrics right now, and this is a beautiful contemporary rendition, the shimmer is cause by the weave and mix of colors. The weight is right for a t-shirt, cardi, light jacket, hoodie, dress, skirt or soft pants. Cut as for nap.
- To prevent seams shifting while stitching, mask off the seam allowance and spray with 505 Spray. This holds the seams together better than pins or basting.
- Sew with a walking foot.
- Use steam and a self fabric pressing cloth.
- For more on sewing velvet, read my McCall Pattern Guest Blog
Pre-treat by wash/dry gentle.