Hemline Self-Cover Buttons
1) Lift washer off shank
2) Cut cloth to pattern. Cut stretch fabrics slightly undersized. Thin fabric should be interfaced or use double thickness. Moisten bulky fabrics.
3) Run a gathering stitch close to edge of cloth. Place button on wrong side and draw in gathers. Secure thread tightly and smooth gathers around button.
4) Place washer on shank with teeth side down. Use the end of a thread spool to push washer down firmly.