In the manufacture of certain clothes in it deliberatelysew small pieces of fabric that have a diamond-shaped, triangular or rectangular shape. Each such insert is called "gusset". What it is? Why do we need a crotch, and how to sew it into a product? This is detailed in our article.
Gusset is often compared with a patch.But these are completely different concepts. The patch is a piece of cloth that is sewn to the clothes to hide the hole formed on it. It is the purpose of her and the gusset differs. What it is?
Gusset is stitched into the places wheremovement puts a heavy load. For example, this is the seam of the side seam and the sleeve (armhole) or the step joint in the trousers. So that when walking the seam is not torn, a small piece of cloth is inserted into it. Also gusset is used in pantyhose, baby sliders, men's briefs, etc. That is, in those places where the seam when walking can tear. A piece of fabric should be a small size triangular, rectangular or diamond-shaped.
In modern fashion, the gusset performs not only a practical, but also a decorative function.
Gusset is widely used in the manufactureunderwear and pantyhose. The presence of this small piece of cloth indicates not only the practicality, but also the high quality of the product. Gusset in pantyhose is stitched into the crotch to ensure the strength of the product, greater width, freedom of movement. In synthetic pantyhose, cotton gusset makes it possible to improve the hygiene of the product, since it prevents odor.
It is for the crotch that construction is not requiredof a separate pattern. The place where you need to put a piece of cloth of a certain shape, just marked in the drawing. What in this case is a crotch? What it is? This is part of the pattern, and it is indicated in a certain way on paper. This length of fabric is cut off separately from the main parts of the product, while it is necessary to take into account allowances for seams on each side.
Gusset for a sleeve can consist of one or two parts. How do they differ among themselves?
Gusset, consisting of one piece, is a patchwork of a diamond-shaped fabric. This piece of matter is inserted into the incision, specially left after the lateral and axillary sutures are grinded.
A sleeve with a gusset made up of one or two parts looks almost invisible, but it is much more convenient to wear such clothes. How to sew a piece of cloth in a sleeve, consider below.
The insertion of the crotch into the sleeve of the article is carried out in the following sequence: