1. Solves the frustration of stitching over the “hump” (thick part) of a seam. Keeps the presser foot horizontal allowing for consistent even stitching. Helps eliminate skipped or uneven length stitches and broken needles. Also ideal when edge stitching collars and cuffs when little fabric is resting between the foot & feed dogs.
2. Use point of tool to push fabric into a crisp point.