felled seam

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Noun1.felled seam - seam made by turning under or folding together and stitching the seamed materials to avoid rough edges
seam - joint consisting of a line formed by joining two pieces
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Finish seams using a French or flat felled seam, as many silks fray badly.
The specialized Cylinder Arm machine features 24" extension for continuous lapped or felled seams.
Reversible Trench: Double face cotton, water-resistant trench, with flat felled seams, front placket and multi-stitch self belt.