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What is "Skewer" - Definition & Explanation
Last Updated on: 17-Feb-2023 (1 year, 2 months ago)
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Skewer
Heavy-duty pin used to secure heavy fabrics in place.

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A hand-sewn stitch alternating from one side of a seam to the other. When properly done, none of the thread shows. Often used to attach outside back panels, to sew the 4th side of a pillow, to hand...
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Bobbin 46
A cylindrical or slightly tapered barrel, with or without flanges, for holding slubbings, rovings (q.v.) or yarns. (The term is usually qualified to indicate the purpose for which it is used, e.g....
Atlas 473
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