Added Sep 28, 2009
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Use French seams throughout to make a neat finish to your garment, this also prevents the fabric fraying. (See related techniques)
Position two back panels (self and lining) together, right sides facing. Pin side seams to set in place. Pin back opening mark and sew back opening. Trim allowance.
Neaten the back opening edges:
Turn the allowances of the side edges inside and press, fold again and pin. Top stitch allowances narrowly onto the lining.
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