Added Jul 17, 2011
Switch to a regular straight stitch foot. Use the seam allowance that the pattern calls for and sew the top of the facing all the way around the top of the skirt. You don't need to rim the seam allowance or clip corners, but you can if your fabric is really bulky.
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