Definition of French seam in English:

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French seam


A seam with the raw edges enclosed.
Example sentences
  • Because I did French seams on the side seams, all my fabric was folded one way and I now wanted to fold each seam allowance differently.
  • I could complete a neat French seam.
  • Finish the seams by creating a French seam.

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