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Passementerie Worker

Fashion and hand sew cloths, braids, and silks to make ornaments.

What does a Passementerie Worker do?

Fashions and hand sews cloth, braid, silk, and other materials to make ornaments for dresses, coats, and housefurnishings. Attaches fasteners and trimmings, such as tassels, braids, cords, loops, and beads to ornaments. May tie colored ribbons into bows and do hand embroidery and fagoting. May weave or knot yarn to make braid or fringe and hand sew knots to prevent raveling.