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Video: Easy Seam Turning

Dec 05, 2016

Evamarie Gomez, Carol Fresia, Stephani L. Miller, and videographer Jeff Roos

Threads Sewing Tips: Easy Seam Turning

Leaving an opening in a seam for turning the item right side out, as you would for a pillow, isn’t difficult. Watch to learn an easier method that also improves your results.

Reader tip by Shirley Schoen, San Francisco, California, which was featured in Threads #119.

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  1. User avater thereyougothen January 20th

    This is genius!

  2. ClaudiaLR December 31st

    Thanks for posting. Great idea. I see how this would help with a pillow or stuffed animal, but how would it help wit a lining? Could you explain, please? Thank you.

  3. DocChance December 9th

    I've done a ton of pillows in my 50+ years of sewing - an never thought of this ... what a great idea! I actually tried it, and it is like magic to make everything easier. Well done - thanks!

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