Sewing Tip 38
A tailored jacket that is left unlined needs to have attractively finished, not serged, seams.
Hong Kong seam finishes are the awesome choice.
Light weight cottons in small prints or stripes cut on the bias are perfect to bind raw edges.
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CHECK OUT and be inspired by Sandra’s rendition of her Vogue 2991 – Jacket pattern which features Hong Kong finished seams!