Adjusting stitches to suit stretch fabrics, Guiding and supporting fabric – SINGER 6110 User Manual
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adjusting stitches to suit stretch fabrics
GUIDING AND SUPPORTING FABRIC
need only to be guided in front of the pressor
foot when you use one of the stretch stitches.
Some fabrics ..........- nylon tricot and elasticized
fabrics, for example ................ do require support
while being stitched.
For nylon tricot and similar synthetic knits,
apply gentle tension by holding the seam in
front and back of the presser foot as you
For elasticized fabric, stretch lace, and knits
with an unusual amount of elasticity, apply
firm tension in front and back of the presser
foot to stretch the seam as the stitches are
being placed (illustration
CAUTION: Do not pull the fabric while you are
stitching as this may deflect the needle, caus
ing it to break.
ADJUSTING PRESSURE WHEN
SEWING KNIT AND STRETCH FABRIC
presser bar pressure to
feed smoothly and evenly,
For thick, soft or very stretchy knits, de
crease pressure by turning dial from
For nylon tricot, ciré and similar hard sur
turning dial from