- A dab of water soluble glue in the centre of the hexagon to hold it to the fabric - good but the far corners still tend to move about and go askew
- A strip of glue along the side edges of the paper - not so good as the glue catches on the needle and makes it very hard to stitch
- Swiss iris lace pins pinned parallel to the stripes through the middle of the hexagon, and then with another pin at right angles - perfect.
Thursday, 19 August 2010
Hexagon hints - how to help your stripes hit the spot
Still on my hexagon kick, and I've been trying a few ways too ensure more accurate placement of the stripes: