How to Serge the Perfect Napkin

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How to Serge the Perfect Napkin
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Using a serger to create professional-looking stitches doesn't have to be scary or difficult. This tutorial on How to Serge the Perfect Napkin will show you some serger basics, and you'll end up with some very nice DIY napkins for your formal dining room. You can serge four napkins in about half an hour, so a beautiful table is only a few minutes away. You can always complete this kitchen sewing project with your regular sewing machine, but this tutorial makes it so easy to create perfect finished edges that you won't want to!

Project TypeLearn a Technique

Time to CompleteUnder an hour

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Serging the napkin edges really speeds up the sewing and four, or more napkins can be made in a very short time. It is a challenge to get around the corners without bunching the thread or serging off the edge and back on but once the technique is mastered, the serging goes quickly.


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