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Drapery Head Former

Form headings in drapes, using shears, steam irons, and sizing devices.

What does a Drapery Head Former do?

Forms heading in drapes, using shears, steam iron, and sizing device: Lays drapes on table to straighten fabric. Measures fabric to specification and fastens material to table, using sizing device and clamps. Cuts uneven edges of material with shears. Folds material over crinoline and presses material with steam iron to form heading.