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Shirt buttonholes: attachments or dedicated machine

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#19 Hedges



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Posted 09 December 2010 - 11:48 AM

I haven't tried two rows of stitching, mainly because the buttonhole needs to be pretty narrow and there isn't much space to work with. When doing the machine basting I don't leave the ends open.
Is it a good idea to overcast the cut edge by hand before sewing the buttonhole stitch?

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