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Flawless Mitered Corners | Video

Learn how to draft and sew mitered corners for professional-looking hems.

Feb 26, 2017

Evamarie Gomez and Judith Neukam; Shot by: Gary Junken

Mitered corners are a nice way to finish hems and they add a professional touch to your garments. In this step-by-step tutorial from Industry Insider Techniques, Vol. 7, Louise Cutting shows how to draft and sew a mitered corner. In Volume 7 of this series, Louise shares years of expert experience. It’s amazing how much you’ll learn as this gifted instructor demonstrates professional techniques, such as fine hand stitching and flawless miters. This level of workmanship is second nature to pros, and now you’ll see how the techniques contribute to the quality of a garment—and how to do them yourself. In this 15-part series, you’ll learn how to match stripes, prints, and plaids, reinforce underarm seams, sew a smooth neckline zipper finish, and many more expert techniques. Topics covered in Industry Insider Techniques, Vol. 7 include: Best practices for working with thread How to match stripes, prints, and plaids Precision bound buttonholes What to do when prints lap Hidden button plackets Perfect sleeveless armholes One-dot pocket placement A smooth neckline zipper finish Easy, flawless miters No-fail invisible zippers An expert neckline finish Reinforcing underarm seams Match Stripes and Plaids Perfectly Every video in Volume 7 will help you learn how to sew like…

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  1. tinainanderson March 15th

    Loved this video. Great idea practicing on paper first before trying on fabric!

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