What is Topstitching?
This means that a stitch via the sewing machine will be used for decorative means, but not in all cases. Sometimes I use a contrasting thread to help hold down a fabric, hem or ruffle. This way I can use a decorative thread functionally.
Renee Shelton is a baker and creator of Pastry Sampler. She writes about things she likes or are important to her: the food and service industry, gardening, sewing, and all things pastry. When she isn't barefoot in the kitchen with a dirty apron, you'll find her scouting out old books for her collection.