Probably everyone knows the sound of a seam tearing. But why do some seams tear so quickly? And what role do thread supply, stitch density, thread tension and choosing the appropriate sewing thread play, in order to make a seam stretchy? It often turns out that even small changes can have a major effect. In our new In focus article on ‘seam tearing’, we have put together some clever tips and tricks for you. Enjoy reading and informing!
Why does a seam tear?