French Seam – How to Seam Series

How to seam French Seam

What is French Seam? Where is it used? Why should your waist around 1 inch of fabric?

Above are the queries came to my mind when I learnt French Seam. So answers are given below.

French Seam is a double Seam which hides the raw seam inside them.(Step by Step French Seam Sewing)

It uses in a lightweight, sheer and delicate fabric.

How to Sew French Seam

SEWING STEPS

1 TAKE TWO PIECES (for practice first)

French Seam Sewing Step-1

French Seam Sewing Step-1

2  Place fabric on each other from the wrong sides, Do a single seam(on front face of the fabric)

French Seam Sewing Step-2

French Seam Sewing Step-2

3 Mark the 0.5 iNCH away from the Seam.

French Seam Sewing Step-3

French Seam Sewing Step-3

4 Cut the marked area.

French Seam Sewing Step-4

French Seam Sewing Step-4

5  Press the seam by opening it similar to below image.

French Seam Sewing Step-5

French Seam Sewing Step-5

6   Look of Pressed Seam

French Seam Sewing Step-6

French Seam Sewing Step-6

7  Revert the Fabric and Do seam, away from edge.

French Seam Sewing Step-7

French Seam Sewing Step-7

8 Do press to one side, left or right anyone would work.

French Seam Sewing Step-8

French Seam Sewing Step-8

FINAL LOOK:

French Seam Front and Back

French Seam Front and Back

FULL SEWING TUTORIAL:

Now your raw edges are no more exposed, as they are inside your newly made French seam

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