Double-Faced Wool Seam
Working with double-faced fabrics requires special seaming and finishing techniques. In this lesson, we will demonstrate the steps involved in preparing and then sewing a double-faced wool seam. You will be able to sew seams and finish garment edges to create beautiful reversible garments using this technique.
|2||Separating the Layers||1-4|
|3||Preparing the Seam||1-5|
|4||Sewing the Double Face Seam||1-5|
MODULE 1 • Lesson Prep
|1||Prepare 2 pieces of double face wool fabric, 4” in the width grain x 5” in the length grain. We have chosen a two-tone fabric for demo purposes.|
|2||Since we will be doing a fair amount of basting for this lesson, we will be using 100% cotton embroidery thread for basting. Cotton embroidery thread is heavier than regular cotton thread and easier to use for basting. You will also need a pair of very sharp pointed edge embroidery scissors.|
|3||Cut an 18” length of cotton embroidery thread and separate a single strand. We will be using only one thread for basting.|
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