How does a piping presser foot work?
The foot itself has two deep groove along the base, which will hold you piping cord in place as you work. Place the cord in the centre of the fabric strip and pin in place as you get started. Now place the wrapped cord into the left groove of the foot, with the fabric out to the right of the presser foot.
What is the difference between cording and piping?
The main difference between piping and cording is that cording is the starting product which is bought and used to transform other items such as furniture and costumes, piping is the technique which consists of covering the cord with fabric to create decoration and embellishment.
What is a cording foot used for?
The Cording Foot is used to add surface embellishment to fabrics with cords, thin braids, embroidery floss or yarn. Experiment with decorative stitches and cord types for ultimate creativity. The Cording Foot may also be used to gather fabrics.