Tutorial: Flatlocked serged seam

Tutorial: Flatlocked serged seamAbby from Things for Boys shows how you can make a flatlock seam on your serger.  While a typical serged seam leaves a 1/4″ seam allowance on one edge (both layers of fabric wrapped together in threads to keep it neat), a flatlocked seam overlaps the edges of the two pieces of fabric and covers the area they overlap with threads.  It’s a good seam to use when you want to join two fabrics smoothly and without a seam allowance hanging around on the back.  Go to Things for Boys to see how to make a flatlocked serged seam.

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