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Eliminate Buildup in Your Seam Allowances

Photo: Kenneth D. King

Ah, the mysteries behind making those smooth, flat edges on tailored garments. Sometimes, you just can't grade a seam enough to make all the underlayers disappear. Kenneth D. King shows you how to reconfigure a pattern to divert the seam from the edges of tailored details such as pocket flaps. This removes bulk for a sleek and trim edge.

From Threads #138

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