Performance Wear Fabric

Performance Wear Fabric

Crafting Time:
  • Varies
Skill Level:
  • Intermediate
Project Courtesy of: Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft Stores

Additional Information


Performance Wear Fabric

  • Select a simple pattern with few detailed parts.
  • Prewash fabric. Machine Wash Cold/Tumble Dry Low.
  • When pinning a pattern on the fabric pin in the seal allowances to avoid damaging the fabric.
  • Use a stretch needle in the sewing machine.
  • Use a stretch stitch on the sewing machine or a narrow zig-zag stitch with a width of 1-1/2 and a length of 2-1/2 to 3.
  • Pressure on the presser foot should be normal, or a bit more pressure if stitches are being skipped.
  • Use a low temperature when ironing to avoid damaging the fabric.
  • The fabric does not unravel, so there is no need to finish the edges.