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Align the edge of the fabric with the edge of the presser foot, then depress the presser foot.

Engage the sewing machine's backstitch function.

Backstitch functions vary widely between machines and can come in the form of buttons, levers, and knobs. See your sewing machine manual for instructions on your backstitch function.

Depress the pedal slowly. Sew two or three stitches backwards. Release the pedal and disengage the backstitch function.

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