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Frequently Asked Questions for Cotton Gauze
What is cotton gauze fabric?
Cotton Gauze fabric is a translucent fabric that has a soft, crinkled texture. Woven from 100% cotton, Cotton Gauze fabric is hypoallergenic and breathable. Cotton Gauze fabric has a 20% vertical stretch, and when draped, has a graceful flow and drape. As a cotton fabric, Cotton Gauze fabric takes dye well, and is available in a variety of bold and vibrant colors.
What to do with scrap cotton gauze?
Scrap Cotton Gauze fabric can be used in a variety of applications. As a hypoallergenic fabric, Cotton Gauze fabric scraps can be used for medical bandages in a first aid kit. Depending on how much Cotton Gauze fabric you have, some other scrap projects can include, drink coasters, napkins, contrasting pockets for dresses or shirts, sewable lettering, and ties for curtains.
What to make with cotton gauze fabric?
Cotton gauze fabric is comfortable and hypoallergenic; this fabric can be used to make chic apparel and décor. Plush and translucent, Cotton Gauze fabric can be used to make stylish dresses, rompers, blouses, pants, and more. Additionally, Cotton Gauze fabric is hypoallergenic and can be used on infants as apparel, bandages, swaddles, and blankets. Slightly stretchy, vibrantly colored, Cotton Gauze fabric can also be used to make bedding, or graceful and flowy drapery.
How to sew with cotton fabric gauze?
Cotton fabric gauze can be sewn eaisly by hand or with a machine. First, prewash Cotton Gauze fabirc to maximize shrinkage and avoid additional shrinkage in the future. Instead of using push pins, use less damaging clothes pins or weights to secure Cotton Gauze fabric before starting to sew; additionally, staystitch any curved edges to avoid any uneven patterns or hems. When sewing Cotton Gauze fabric, always use a sharp, thin needle, (70/10, 80/12) to avoid causing unwanted holes or snags in the fabric. Lastly, always finish Cotton Gauze fabric edges by hand with a zig zag stitch, or with a sewing, serger, or overlock machine.