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Video: An Alternative to Clipping Seam Allowances

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Video Length: 1:20
Produced by: Evamarie Gomez and Carol Fresia; Videographer: Jeff Roos

To make a smooth seam along a curved edge such as a neckline or armhole, you need to control the seam allowances. To learn how to keep them flat without compromising the curve, watch this video extra from Threads no. 189 (February/March 2017).

 

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Comments (3)

FirstSnow FirstSnow writes: Very helpful tutorial. I will use this instead of clipping.
Posted: 3:53 pm on January 6th

yourwildestseams yourwildestseams writes: Have been secretly doing this for years - now I don't feel so guilty about it! A very helpful technique for corsetry and lingerie work. Thanks again!
Posted: 4:29 pm on December 21st

user-6108568 user-6108568 writes: i know the answer it to understitch on bias necklines... but this is brilliant. thanks.
Posted: 4:33 pm on December 20th

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