Turning Points: To turn points in collars, lapels, pockets, flaps, belts, ties, etc. - trim seams and turn to right side. Use pointed end to gently push out corners. Remove Basting Threads: Clip any fastening threads and at frequent intervals along stitching. Place pointed end under basting stitch and remove threads by pulling away from fabric. Crease Seams: Use curved edge to crease seams open before pressing.