How-to Sew: Lapped Seam

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How-to Sew: Lapped Seam

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 Brittany J. Jones

This video shows how to sew a lapped seam. This seam adds a decorative element to your garments. A lapped seam is created by placing one piece of fabric on top of another to create an overlap at the seam allowance. A straight stitch is then placed at ¼ inch from the edge of the fold.