Alpha direct practice fabric?
May 18, 2021 at 1:54 pm #3713235MarcusBPL Member
I’ve been thinking of trying my hand at sewing some basic garments out of alpha direct fabric since they’re impossible to find or expensive. (simple stuff like a shirt and pants)
I’m a sewing noob but have access to a standard machine and serger.
Is there a cheaper / common fabric that would simulate how Alpha direct sews? I’d like to practice on some cheapo fabric until I produce an acceptable sample, then I’ll try my hand at AlphaMay 18, 2021 at 4:01 pm #3713267Michael BBPL Member
You could probably get away with some cheap light weight fleece from walmart. I bought a cheap fleece throw blanket for like $6 from walmart for similar reasons. Even a thin jersey fabric would probably behave similarly.May 20, 2021 at 2:47 pm #3713721toddBPL Member
@funnymoLocale: SE USA
I’ve made pullovers from Alpha and it is easy to sew – and I’m not that good. If you have even basic skills, you can do it without fear.
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