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Hand Understitching

Understitching is not just for necklines. This garment is understitched  around the armhole as well.
Press the facing toward the seam allowances.
Maintain even, dotlike stitches.
Understitching is not just for necklines. This garment is understitched  around the armhole as well.

Understitching is not just for necklines. This garment is understitched around the armhole as well.

Photo: Scott Phillips

There are subtle differences between garments that are hand-understitched and those understitched by machine. We're getting really picky here, but there is a softness and a pliability that only hand stitching can supply. Understitching is not just for necklines. This garment is understitched around the armhole as well.

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