GENIUS Trick for Sewing Straight Lines

Keya Harper
by Keya Harper

You guys have to try this genius trick for sewing straight lines. Doing your own sewing is a great way to get creative and make things on your own.

This hack will help you keep your lines straight so all your work looks professional and clean.

Tools and materials: 

  • Sewing machine
  • 2 rubber bands
Sewing machine

1. Rubber band number one

Take one rubber band and put it over the base of your sewing machine placing it just past the presser foot. This rubber band will help grip the fabric slightly to keep it straight.

Rubber band hack 1

2. Rubber band number two

Take a second rubber band and place it about ¼ inch past the first rubber band. Use this rubber band as a guide to line up your fabric as it passes through the machine.

Rubber band hack 2

Sewing hacks

Getting your lines straight will make your sewing look high-quality. It will make a huge difference in your sewing work.

Give this hack a try and leave me a comment to let me know if you find it to be useful. Let me know if you have any tricks of your own for sewing straight lines. 

Next, learn How to Sew a Patch Pocket.

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