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Rick-Rack; Paris Point Stretch, Built-In - Kenmore 1791 Owner's Manual

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PARIS POINT
STRETCH
33
Stitch Selector
-
G
Stitch Width Control
-- 2 to 3
Stitch
Length Control
-- 24 to 12
Excellent
for
hemstitching
table
and
bed covers with
a
•eiegant
touch.
Picot-like stitch
can also be made on sheer
materials,
Sew along the raw edge of fabric and trim close to
the outside
of the stitching.
SOME
FAVORITE
STITCHES
CAN BE
DECORATIVE
Of course, you can "create"
with basics ..,
Rick-Rack,-Feather,
and Elastic Stretch stitches
previously
described can be used to decorate
garments as well as to construct them. Try them
all -- just dial your choice and use your imagina-
tion!
Smocking
stitch
effect:
strictly
for charm
Here's another beautiful, built-in
stretch stitch --
the Smocking
Stretch creates a design that is a
series of small diamonds.
Be sure to use a clear plastic foot, so
you can see stitches as you sew.
HOW TO GET THE HAND-SMOCKED EFFECT BY MACHINE
Setting
your machine:
Stitch Selector
--
Stitch Width Control -- 3 to 4
Stitch Length Control
-- 6
Stitch Modifier -
Neutral
(See page 3t )
Q FOOT and Q NEEDLE"
Zigzag Needleplata
First, the smocked area: The stitching
is done before the piece is sewn into
the garment. Make a straight
line of
gathers
across
the
fabric
being
smocked, Directly under
the line of
gathering, stitch over the gathers. Con-
tinue rows of stitches ¼" apart with
gathers inbetween.

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