If you’re new to sewing, all those triangles and arrows and lines scattered around on a pattern piece may seem haphazard. But they all have meaning. Some tell you where to match pieces together, others tell how you should place the pattern piece on the fabric for cutting. Heather from The Sewing Loft has a post that explains what these markings mean. Go to The Sewing Loft to learn how to read pattern markings.
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