Lynette from Running With Scissors shares a tailor’s method for assembling a lined vest with no raw edges showing. There’s very little hand sewing required – just enough to whipstitch a turning hole closed – and it comes together quickly. When I saw how she does it, it made so much sense and I wondered why I had been doing it any other way.
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Vest Construction, by Running With Scissors
[photo from Running With Scissors]