These days so many of us learn to sew by reading blogs, tutorials and patterns. Many of us sew for fun but don’t have formal training and don’t have people we talk to about sewing. So we may recognize tricky sewing words and know what they mean — but how to say them? Not necessarily!
We’ve asked some of our favorite bloggers to help put together some clips of commonly mispronounced sewing words. Enjoy this, and then READ ON for how to pronounce these words correctly!
Hear how to say these commonly mispronounced sewing words! Click the box above or the links below!
appliquè armscye batiste chambray crepe de chine grosgrain jacquard
lamè muslin ombré panne ponte ruching selvage
sequins sew shirring toile tulle voile (and a special CELEBRITY APPEARANCE!)
Ahhh! I love it ladies! So funny. My kids were also laughing. 🙂
Marissa Fischer says
these are great. I know how to PRONOUNCE grosgrain but I always slip up!
oh that kid at the end with the tulle…. love this!! Looks like something my son would totally do!! What a fun collection!!
oh and FYI your bloglovin button at the top doesn’t take you to the correct landing page ;o) now following though
mOM I JUST DON’T WANT TO SAY IT….I CAN’T! I JUST DON’T WANT TO SAY IT!!!!
That one has to be the best.