How do you make a sweater clip?
Cut a length of chain about three to five inches. Attach each end of your chain to the hole in a sweater clip using a jump ring and jewelry pliers. You can cut two pieces of chain, one longer than the other, to make a double chain that hangs at different lengths. for a cool effect.
What is a sweater clip?
Sweater clips, or cardigan clips, made their debut in the 1950s and were created as a way to hold a girl’s cardigan on her shoulders. Whether you’re looking to use them to avoid a wardrobe malfunction or not, you’ll look just plain adorable with one of these clips brightening up your outfit.
Alternatives to Buttons & Buttonholes
- Velcro. Sewing Velcro is often my first preference when I am looking for alternatives to buttons.
- Kam Snaps. I only started using these recently but I LOVE them!
- Sew on Press Studs (Snaps) These have been around forever!
- Snap tape.
- Hook and Eyes.
What can I use instead of snaps?
Clothing Fasteners: The Types
- Snap fasteners.
Can you tuck in a cardigan?
Cardigans can be styled in many ways. They can be dressed down with your favorite tee or dressed up with a blouse. If you feel like there’s too much fabric with the top and cardigan together, try tucking in the shirt or doing a french tuck to show off your waist.
make sure to sew on the inside of the pants. slide base of the snap into the hole of the button slit that you didn’t sew up. place the female part of the snap over the base. for fabric that doesn’t have a opening in it, you can make with with this tool that comes with your snap kit.
What is a fur clip?
A fur clip is a piece of jewelry which has two long prongs on a spring steel. This allows the decorative clip to be worn on a heavy fabric or fur coat. Dress clips, by comparison, often have a single metal clip, since they are meant to be worn on a lighter fabric.