Flashcards in Construction Deck (7):
How do you make a plain seam?
Place right sides of the fabric together
Pin and stitch
Press turnings open
How do you make a french seam?
Place fabrics wrong sides stitch 1 cm from the edge
Turn inside out and press
Enclose raw edges
How do you make a flat felled seam?
place fabrics together wrong side together
Stitch and press to one side, trim seam allowance and press it under and stitch again (wrap one around the other)
What are the 3 stages of construction?
Lay pattern pieces out those with a grain line parallel to a selvedge
Pin and transfer markings
How do you make a flat seam?
Pin 2 fabrics together
Stitch 1.5 cm in and reverse at the end
How do you add shape to a garment?