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Flashcards in Construction Deck (7):
1

How do you make a plain seam?

Place right sides of the fabric together
Pin and stitch
Press turnings open

2

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
Stitch again

3

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)

4

What are the 3 stages of construction?

Lay pattern pieces out those with a grain line parallel to a selvedge
Pin and transfer markings
Cut out

5

How do you make a flat seam?

Pin 2 fabrics together
Stitch 1.5 cm in and reverse at the end
Iron

6

How do you add shape to a garment?

darts
tucks, pleats
gathers

7

What finishes are there?

Zig Zag
Overlocker
Hem