Also called a turned and stitched seam finish.


    The edges of the seam allowance are turned under and stitched.

Suitable For

    Light to medium weight fabrics.


    Makes a neat, clean finish that won’t ravel.


    Adds bulk to the seam allowance, making it unsuitable for heavier fabrics.

How to Make

    Press the seam open. Turn each fabric edge under 1/8” to 1/4”. Stitch close to the folded edge using a
    straight stitch.

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