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Eliminate Separate Facings for Elegant Edges

Photo: Scott Phillips

Generally speaking, independently applied facings are seldom used in couture garments. While machine-sewn facings are a fast and easy finish for ready-to-wear clothing, couture garments use another approach. Contributing editor Susan Khalje demonstrates how to apply a lining to a curved neckline and an armhole edge for an elegant couture technique.

From Threads #125

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