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The Tailoress PDF Sewing Patterns - Seam Maintenance

Seam Maintenance

There are many different seams for different fabrics, finishes and garments. You can stitch a garment without pins straight away if you are skilled, but in most cases it is advised to use pins. To correctly pin two pieces together for stitching, begin by inserting a pin at right angles to the seam line at […]

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The Tailoress PDF Sewing Patterns - Appliqué Seam

Appliqué Seam

Appliqué Seam This seam is especially for patterned fabric such as lace, and motifs. 1. Prepare your pieces by planning which decorative areas you want to include in this seam. Cut around the patterns you want to keep leaving a seam allowance and clip to the basted seam line. 2. Fold under the seam allowance […]

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