How to Sew a Knife Pleat

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hi I'm Tova with Professor pincushion

and today I'm going to show you how to

do the knife plate knife pleats our

pleats that tend to all go in the same


you'll find them in garments but they

can also be used in home decor I'll

offer my own tips so that your knife

pleats will turn out


let's go ahead and get started

let's take a look at an example of what

a pattern may look like if it has knife

plates now in this particular one that I

just made up myself

I have four pleats so you can see I have

a dashed line and then a solid line so

this is one this is another one another

one and another one you'll notice

usually the patterns they'll have arrows

to show which direction that you'll be