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Textiles Word Search

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polyester
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cotton
embroidery
scissors
Shears
material
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sewing
bobbin
thread
needle
fabric
bondaweb
Stitch

Sewing 101 Word Search

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Word Search
Description

rubber band bracelets
sweater
tshirt
cloth
material
button
sew
thimble
tape measurer
pin cushion
scissors
pattern
zipper
grammy ruth
sewing maching
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textiles Word Search

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Sewing Terms Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

It holds the fabric in place where the needle is stitching the fabric on at sewing machine (2 words) Presserfoot
It protects your finger as you sew by hand. It can be used to push the needle through the fabric. Thimble
This type of stitching is temporary to hold fabric in place and then pulled out later in the project Basting
This is threaded and used to sew fabric together needle
An iron is used to do this. Steam can be used. The iron is held in one place at a time while doing this. Pressing
Most thread comes on one of these Spool
These are used to hold fabric together before the fabric goes through the sewing machine. pins
The finished edge on the bottom of a dress or sleeve. hem
The "pretty side" of the fabric. The part of the fabric with the design to be shown on the outside of the project. Right
They are used to cut fabric. Scissors
A fabric that covers up the inside seams of a garment or sometimes used in a tote bag. Lining
These help move the fabric through the sewing machine by grabbing the fabric with metal teeth (2 words) feeddogs
This is used to hold the fabric together in a finished garment or project. Stitches
This can be used to open and close a bag or the back of a dress or the fly of pants. Zipper
A valuable tool in the sewing room to give a garment a finished look. It is used after sewing the seams together. Serger
A three layered item with stitching through all three layers to hold them together. It can be used as a bed spread. Quilt
The line of stitching holding pieces of fabric together for crafts of clothing. Seam
Pressing or ironing is done with this tool. It can get very hot. Iron

Textiles Wordsearch: Hw

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Applique
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Design
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Knitted
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Sewing Terms Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

changing a garment such as shortening the length of slacks alterations
the 45 degree angle to the selvage bias
fabric tube that holds elastic or a draw string casing
cloth produced from yarns that have been woven or knitted together fabric
"teeth" under the needle plate that help move the fabric beneath the presser foot feed dog
long, thin hair-like strands that are made into yarn fibers
sewing machine part that raises the needle hand wheel
a textile used on the unseen side of fabrics to make an area of garment more rigid interfacing
using heat an a back and forth movement to remove wrinkles ironing
fibers from natural sources, mainly plants and animals natural fabrics
while stitching a seam the needle is left in the fabric, the presser foot is lifted then the fabric is turned pivot
using heat and an up and down motion to set seams, pleats, etc. pressing
a sewing machine part that keeps the fabric in position over the needle and on top of the feed dog presser foot
threads become loose or frayed ravel
able to spring back to the original shape resilient
to burn the fabric creating a discoloration on it scortch
the finished edge of the fabric that keeps the fabric from raveling selvage
fibers made in factories from chemicals and other raw materials synthetic fabrics
a cloth product textile
controls the flow of the upper thread on a sewing machine thread take up lever
spun thread that is woven or knit into fabric or used for sewing yarn

Textiles Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

What fibre is your fabric for your boxer shorts? cotton
Cotton is __________ to wear and suitable for summer cool
Cotton ___________ easily and will require ironing creases
An advantage of cotton durable
What line do you follow on the sewing machine to sew a seam? fifteen
Name the piece of equipment you use to prevent the edge of fabric from fraying? overlocker
What is the stitch length for a straight stitch? three
Name the 6th item you need to take to the sewing machine: pin cushion, thread, bobbin, scissors, fabric and _________ test sew
Equipment used for pressing a garment iron
Name the item you use to remove stitching from your sewing unpicker
A ________ is 1.5cm. seam
Used for hand or machine sewing needle
Used for drawing striaght lines or measuring ruler
Holds fabric together pins
Used for cutting fabric scissors
A pencil used for marking on fabric tailors chalk
The bottom thread which comes off the small green plastic disk bobbin
You place the reel of thread on this to thread the machine spool pin

Sewing machine parts Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

changes stitch length and width stitch adjustments
holds the top thread in place spool pin
a tension disc that regulates tension for bobbin winding bobbin winding thread guide
leads thread to needle thread guide
controls flow of needle thread must be threaded properly or machine will not work properly take up lever
set tension according to fabric, stitch, and thread tension dial
has measurements to help you sew straight, supports fabric during sewing needle plate
can stitch backwards to lock stitches in place reverse stitch
holds needle into place needle clamp screw
holds fabric against feed system/ teeth presser foot
attaches presser foot to machine-button to release foot and can change easily to attach different feet foot holder
guides thread when winding bobbins bobbin winder
controls movement of take up lever and needle, turn wheel towards you to stitch slowly hand wheel
guide when making buttonholes buttonhold lever
raises and lowers presser foot presser foot lifter
moves fabric along under presser foot feed

TEXTILES Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Name the piece of equipment used to prevent the edge of the fabric from fraying. overlocker
Tool that holds fabric in place while sewing. pins
Tool used to cut fabric. scissors
Tool used to remove stitches when a mistake is made. Quickunpick
The edge at the bottom of a garment is called the ______. hem
A material which has edges that do not fray. felt
Used for making temporary marks on fabric. tailorschalk
Equipment used for pressing a garment. iron
Used for storage of pins. Pincushion
Fabric scissors should only be used to cut ___________. fabric
Used to take body measurements. tapemeasure
Tool used for hand embroidery. needle
A fibre derived from the hair of a domesticated animal, usually sheep. wool
The clear plastic disk which is placed in the bottom of the machine. bobbin
Cotton ____________ easily and will require ironing. creases
When you sew two piece of fabric together, it is called a ______________ seam
Cotton is ____________ to wear and suitable for summer cool
The two reinforced edges of a piece of fabric. selvedge
To ensure stitching does not come undone you need to ___________ backstitch
Occupational Health and __________. safety
The person you are designing for. client
The paragraph which sets up the initial problen for the designer is called the ___________. designbrief

sewing terms Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

use to cut zigzags pinking shears
use to cut fabric shears
use to cut threads or trim seams scissors
used to rip open seams seam ripper
used to hold pins pin cushion
used to hold pieces of fabric together pins
used to transfer pattern markings to fabric when making a garment tracing wheel
used to transfer markings from pattern to fabric when making a garment tailors chalkpencil and pen
used to measure large flat surfaces measuring stick
used to sew things sewing machine
used to sharpen tips of needles and pins emery bag
used to protect the middle finger of your sewing hand thimble
used to stitch and make repairs thread and needles
six inch ruler you can use to mark hems or seam widths sewing gauge
used to take body measurments tape measure