Ease: To hold in fullness without showing gathers or pleats. Face: To finish raw edges with matching shapes. Grain: Lengthwise or warp threads running parallel to the selvedge, Crosswise or weft threads running across fabric from selvedge to selvedge. Interfacing: Fabric between facing and garment to support an edge and hold a shape. Interlining: Inner … Continue reading Dressmaking terms.