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Y-Seams

Y-seams are where three fabric edges meet in one junction and when stitched together form a "Y". Y-Seams are also known as Inset Seams or Set In seams.

Benefits of  Y-Seams

  • Y-Seams are necessary in the forming of some quilt blocks
  • Y-Seam is technique that when mastered allows you to make more complex blocks

Tools and Supplies for Y-Seams


You may need the following to do Y-Seams:

  • Basic Sewing Supplies
  • Sewing machine
  • Marking tools
  • Ruler
What I Wish I Knew When I Started using Y-Seams

Y-SEAMS are not hard if you follow the instructions.



Y Seams Resources