[ verb ] fasten by sewing; do needlework
Used in print(McCall's Needlework and Crafts, Spring-Summer,...)
Most seams are sewn with backstitch , especially on curved , slanted or loose edges .(Modern Maturity, 4:6...)
Do you like to sew ?
Do you love to run_up a hem , sew on buttons , make neat buttonholes ?
Some women can sit and sew , crochet , tat or knit by_the_hour , and look calm and relaxed and turn_out beautiful work .
When you see a needle in my hands you will know the family buttons have fallen_off and I have_to sew them back on , or get_out the safety_pins .