Gathering In Sewing

Gathering may be worked by hand in running stitch or by using a long machine stitch. For a wide area of gathering, divide the edge in quarters and mark in the same way the piece to which the gathering is to be joined. Work two rows of gathering stitches 3 mm (1/8 inch) each side … Read more

Gathering, Harvesting And Storing Vegetables And Fruit

Having gone to so much trouble to grow your crops well, you should also be at pains to ensure that they are stored properly. This way you can extend the season of your vegetables and fruit to its utmost limit. Fruit Apples and pears are the principal garden fruits grown for storing and for use … Read more