Hi everyone. In today’s installment of the Chambray Comfy Shirt, I get the muslin put together and get it ready to fit on the subject.
The Extension Table
This project inaugurates a new sewing gadget. I purchased the Wide Table accessory for my sewing machine from Amazon.com. Judging from the Amazon reviews, this extension table seems to be popular with quilters, but maybe that’s because so many people quilt these days.
The motivation for purchasing the table comes from the Craftsy class, Sew Better, Sew Faster featuring Janet Pray. The table supports the fabric in the vicinity of the feed dogs, preventing it from drifting and pulling, which can distort seams. Additionally, the additional flat surface leading into the feed dogs allows you to better align the fabric and sew it without using pins. Continue reading