How to Match Plaid Across a Seam
Beautifully finished plaid garments have a classic appeal, especially when the plaid aligns at the seams. Many sewers feel trepidation at the idea of making a perfectly matched plaid garment, but it doesn’t have to be a hair-pulling experience. I’ll show you a method for matching plaids throughout a garment using a classic blazer as an example. Matching plaids across the shoulder and side seams, from the body to the sleeve, from the lapel to the body, and from the lapel to the collar, speaks volumes about your dedication and skill.