How to Care for Fabric Trim
We’ve all been there. You’re starting a new sewing project, and have gathered all of your supplies: fabric, trims,etc. And
as any good sewer knows you have to pre-treat your fabrics prior to using. So you pre-shrink your beautiful cotton fabric, but how ( and should) you also pre-shrink your fabric trim? And once you’ve completed your project what can you do to ensure that your beautiful Conso or Wrights trim is as lovely today as it was the day you purchased it?
At Murray the Monster, we get asked this question all the time. And while the general rule-of-thumb is that you should pre-treat your fabrics & notions in the same way in which you plan on laundering the completed project, It is always best to follow the manufacturers care instructions. Want to know more? Check out this article on How to Care for Your Fabric Trims.