Sewing Terms Starting with Letter R

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.

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Reinforcement Tape
Reinforcement Tape

Reinforcement tape is used for strengthening of edges where the zip is going to be stitched etc. Reinforcement tape has an adhesive surface on inner side.

Rib-knit fabric
Rib-knit fabric

Rib-knit fabric has the pearl-one ribbed structure and is used for making the cuffs, belts, edging along the neckline etc.

Right side and wrong side of fabric
Right side of fabric

Most fabrics have the difference between wrong side and right side. The front side of the fabric always looks better.

Roller Blind Curtain
Roller Blind Curtain

Rolling blind curtain is used most often in office. But this kind of blinds is ideal for home also.

Roll hem
Roll hem

A roll hem is necessary to hem the chiffon or other lightweight fabrics. Rolled hem edge of very fine thin fabrics you can make by hand or using the serger. Of the many option that are possible with a serger you can make with a rolled hem.

Rolled Hem Presser Foot
Rolled Hem Presser Foot

Rolled hem presser foot is used for making perfect rolled hem along edge of fabric.

Knitting Machine Row Counter
Row Counter

Row counter is used for calculating the knitted rows. Knitting machine row counter is set at the centre of needle bed knitting machine.

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