Tuesday, November 19, 2013

How a Sewing Machine Works

"How a Sewing Machine Works, Explained in a GIF".  From the article:

Beneath the needle (as the GIF shows at a very slowed down speed) a hook rotates, capturing the thread from above and looping it around another thread, this one reeling from the bobbin below. The two threads interlock around the layers of fabric, binding them to one another.