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Standing Fell Seam?
I know what a Flat Fell Seam is, what's a Standing one??
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Date: 1/19/10 8:59 AM

For my Master Sewing & Design Certificate, I have to produce a sample of a standing fell seam as well as a flat fell seam. I have the flat fell seam licked but what the heck is a standing fell seam? Anyone???

Deb
(ps - thanks to you all in advance because I will be posting many more questions while I complete this program!)

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In reply to Deb Thompson

Date: 1/19/10 9:02 AM

Here you go: link

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Date: 1/19/10 9:55 AM

Thank you!!

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In reply to Michelle L

Date: 1/19/10 12:11 PM

I have that lovely book and never even noticed that!

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Date: 5/12/13 6:32 PM

Could you list the book title that you referred to? It's no longer on Google Books. Thanks!
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Date: 5/12/13 8:48 PM

This should work...

It's under "Self Bound Seam"
It seems to be in Claire Shaeffer's book Couture Sewing Techniques...

Also, another book - The Complete Book of Sewing Shortcuts:
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Date: 5/12/13 9:10 PM

I don't know if this is the same link, but I found these descriptions of standing fell seam through Google Books:

Standing Fell Seam, Google Books, from The Complete Book of Sewing Shortcuts by Claire B Shaeffer, 1981
You can get a used copy of this book at Amazon. It's out of print, and uses line drawings, which is typical of sewing and craft books of this era.

Self-bound seam, also referred to as a standing fell seam, Google Books,Couture Sewing Techniques, Claire B. Shaeffer, 2011

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