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Sewing jingle bells

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Sewing jingle bells

Post by Meema » Mon Dec 02, 2013 6:54 am

How do I sew jingle bells to a project and not have the sharp bell edge cut the thread???

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Re: Sewing jingle bells

Post by Marilynsgrammy » Mon Dec 02, 2013 2:29 pm

I wonder if a bead of hot glue on the sharp edge would help? heavier thread? not sure if it will work bu tthose are the first things that popped into my head...

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Re: Sewing jingle bells

Post by QuiltGram8 » Fri Dec 20, 2013 2:01 am

I have used the heavier thread made for sewing buttons on coats.
I think that a person could just hot glue the bell onto the project.

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