Inserting The Elastic - Part 1

Put the safety pin through one end of the length of elastic, making sure it's closed securely.

Starting with the safety pin, use it to draw the elastic into the casing you just sewed (NOT the wider hem!). Sometimes it's a little tricky to get the leading edge of the elastic to follow the safety pin into the tunnel of the casing, but if you wiggle it around, it will go.

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