Glossary for both the Chelsea Tote and Handbag
-Interfacing - A stiffening fabric-like material used to give your project strength and durability. Interfacing also gives lighter weight fabrics stiffness and body.
-Machine baste - A machine baste stitch is used to hold sections of your project in place until you are ready to complete your final stitches. Use the longest stitch length on your machine. You do not have to backstitch at each end of your stitching.
-Selvage edge - The narrow woven border along the lengthwise sides of the fabric.
-Turning tool - A pointed tool that can be used to push the corners out on your project.
Example-A closed pair of scissors.
-Template - A pattern piece used only to trace around for guidelines in making the Handle opening