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Tutorial: finish underlining and seams in one step

Added Mar 24, 2014

by cashmerette

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Tutorial: Finish underlining and seams in one (a.k.a. “flatlining”)
I discovered a great technique for finishing seams and underlining in one – it ends up looking like a cross between a French Seam and a Hong Kong finish. It’s a perfect solution for silk or other fabrics prone to fraying, like my recent silk faille Simplicity 2343. I’m not sure from where it originated, but there’s a text tutorial on Pattern Review and a few bloggers have written about it before. However, I struggled to understand the instructions without some photos, so I thought I would put together this little tutorial for you! Hope you find it useful.

Tutorial at: http://cashmerette.blogspot.com/2014/03/tutorial-finish-underlining-and-seams.html


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    Mar 24, 2014, 06.54 PMby slmnstyle

    Wonderful! Thank you for this great tutorial on making these nicely finished seams!

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      Mar 24, 2014, 07.02 PMby cashmerette

      You’re welcome! Let me know if it works for you :)

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