Sewing Terms Starting with Letter M

If you want to learn sew you need to know and understand a lot sewing definitions and terms. Here is a dictionary of sewing terms and terminology.
All terms and definitions are explained by professional tailor. To all terms, in addition to the description, is attached photo image.

M

Magnifying Glass
Magnifying Glass

With the magnifying glass (loupe) is very convenient to do inspection of the needle tip, loopers overlock etc. If you have poor eyesight with a magnifying glass can facilitate insertion of the thread through the needle eye.

Measuring tape
Measuring Tape

A flexible and durable tape with linear-measure markings. Measuring tape is special sewing tool that used for taking body measurements.

Mending
Mending

This term implies repairing garments by hand or with a sewing machine and using other sewing tools.

Miter
Miter

Mitering a corner that is used to joining the bias tape around the tip 90-degree quilts corners etc.

Motor of sewing machine
Motor

All modern sewing machines have the electric motor that provides the movement of feet dog, the shuttle hook and needle bar.

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