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How to Serge Seam Allowances

Video Length: 1:02
Produced by: Evamarie Gomez

Threads author Sandra Miller shares her simple techniques for sewing common seam finishes in Threads #165 (February/March 2013) and in #166 (April/May 2013). In this quick Threads Essential Techniques video-tutorial, we bring one of her techniques to life and demonstrate how to serge together seam allowances. Serging works on nearly any fabric and can finish seam allowances separately or together. A serger also can trim the seam allowances as it stitches.

Also, don't miss Sandra's techniques for sewing other common seam finishes.

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