Pinner

Decorate fabrics or garments with embroideries or appliques.

What does a Pinner do?

Decorates fabrics or garments with embroidery or applique, performing any combination of following tasks: Positions and pins designs or pattern on fabric, following stamped pattern. Hangs embroidered fabrics in heating cabinet or irons fabric to char buckram. Rubs and kneads cloth with hand or scrapes it with blunt instrument to loosen charred buckram. Examines finished fabric for imperfections and loose threads. Cuts off loose threads, using scissors. Removes stains from fabric, using cloth and cleaning fluid. Counts pieces and verifies number with work ticket.