This series of posts is published with the courtesy of Scabal, Bespoken (Scabal’s magazine promoting a tailor-made lifestyle) and Alan Cannon Jones (Director for Menswear and Bespoke Tailoring at the London College of Fashion)
© Bespoken – Scabal
The manipulation of additional material into a seam to create fullness.
A decorative stitch along the edge of a garment. In tailoring, this is often a pick stitch.
The warp yarns in a fabric.
EYE OF THE BUTTONHOLE
The rounded end of the buttonhole into which the shank or neck of the button will pull when the garment is fastened.