Understitching has forever seemed to be one of those elusive, tricky, hard to explain sewing terms. Whenever I am teaching a class and attempt to show how to understitch a garment, my words always seem to fall short.
It's never the student's fault, I just can't seem to show what it is that I mean when I say "This is how you understitch and why.."
So, I figured it was time for a photographed tutorial, because a picture is so much better than words sometimes!
Let's first define understitching. Understitching is stitching done on...