Sewing Basics - Basting

By Nancy Fiedler

Basting is the technique used to temporarily hold layers of fabric together. There are several methods. What follows is a description of these different methods and when you may want to use them. 

In this article, Janome Educator Nancy Fiedler goes over hand basting; machine basting; basting interfacing; basting a seam for fitting; manual basting stitches and spraying adhesive.

Click here to read Nancy's full article. 

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