How to sew an invisible side seam

Keywords: grafting stitches, jacket, jumper,

In this DROPS video we show how you can sew an invisible side seam on a knitted garment. Sew from RS inside 1 edge st each side.

You must read the pattern to be able to follow. You’ll find patterns where you can use this technique by clicking on the pictures below.

The video above can be used in the following patterns

Comments (33)

Sirkku wrote:

Todella selkeitä opetusvideoita, KIITOS!

03.02.2023 - 07:56

Inger Pettersson wrote:

Ett jättestort tack för den service ni ger, att ge oss dessa utmärkta och tydliga instruktionsfilmer!! Inger, Tjörn, Bohuslän, Sverige

27.12.2022 - 09:33

Loulou wrote:

Voici des explications bien utiles car la finition intervient beaucoup dans la réussite d’un tricot. Merci!

11.12.2022 - 11:15

Katleen wrote:

Wanneer gebruik je deze techniek en wanneer de matrassteek ?

17.08.2022 - 23:59

Linnéa Stray wrote:

Tusen takk for deres utrolig flotte videoer! Dere har lært meg så utrolig masse! ❤️❤️❤️

10.04.2021 - 10:18

Anna-Carin Björkman wrote:

Bara ett JÄTTESTORT HURRA för era fina instruktionsvideos!

04.12.2020 - 15:42

Aissela Laudo wrote:

Buongiorno. Avete un video che mostra come unire due lati lavorati entrambi a punto riso doppio senza vivagno, quindi i lati alternano dritti e rovesci? Grazie in anticipo!

01.06.2019 - 13:33

DROPS Design answered:

Buongiorno Aissela. Potrebbe provare con la cucitura a punto materasso, come spiegato nel video che alleghiamo. Buon lavoro!

04.06.2019 - 09:02

Petra wrote:

Is it also possible to crochet two knitted pieces together (e.g. knitted parts of pullover or sweater or a sleeve)? If so, which type of crochet stitches is the best?

09.11.2015 - 13:30

DROPS Design answered:

Dear Petra, you can crochet together 2 knitted pieces, with a row of sl st or dc (US-sc), from RS or from WS depending on the effect you'd like to get. Adjust number of sl st/dc to avoid loosing shape - not too much (would enlarge piece) and not too many (would tighten piece). Your DROPS store will also help you with personnal tips & advices. Happy knitting!

10.11.2015 - 10:09

Yvonne McRobbie wrote:

Is this the method used for cable throw pattern 4769 using Drops Nepal wool? I have downloaded pattern and await delivery of wool from UK. Keen to get it right but no instructions for sewing together the squares. Also, can this pattern be made into a much larger throw - suggestions please.

23.06.2015 - 05:57

DROPS Design answered:

Dear Mrs McRobbie, you can use that way of sewing when 2 squares are sewn tog in the same knitting directions (pattern DROPS 124-3) - when sewing eg square 2 to 4 you can use that method (rows to sts). To make the blanket larger, work more squares and adjust desired square & placement/required material. Happy knitting!

23.06.2015 - 10:56

Greta Timmers wrote:

Ik heb een steek zonder te breien afgehaald aan het begin van elke toer. Hoe kan ik dan de panden aan elkaar zetten?

28.04.2015 - 14:23

DROPS Design answered:

Hoi Greta. Dan is die eerste steek de kantsteek en gebruik je die voor de naad.

29.04.2015 - 13:29

Lois Nole wrote:

Different method to join side seams but I will use it next time I'm sewing them. Great videos. And thrilling that people in other countries speaking different languages are brought together through knitting.

10.04.2015 - 03:40

Elena Garcia wrote:

He visto muchos videos de explicación y este sí que está muy bien explicado y muy claro. Muchas gracias por ello.

15.01.2015 - 14:12

A.Ghaffarnezhad wrote:

Please put a written instruction. We cannot watch the videos Thanks a lot

10.12.2014 - 07:09

DROPS Design answered:

Dear Mrs Ghaffarnezhad, Please make sure you have installed the newest version of Adobe Flash Player. If the problem persists, please take a look at Vimeo's FAQ. Happy sewing!

10.12.2014 - 10:12

Julie wrote:

Grazie per questa spiegazione. ma se devo unire due pezzi a maglia rasata rovescia come posso fare? grazie

22.02.2014 - 10:58

Marialuisa wrote:

Complimenti, i video sono molto chiari e insegnano le tecniche per realizzare i capi al meglio! Grazie.

17.01.2014 - 19:20

Marie wrote:

Un professeur à domicile si calme juste à ouvrir grand les yeux, les vidéos sont formidables, tout devient très claires et bien imprimées en moi, qui suis plus visuelle qu'audidive. Là il suffit de regarder les gestes si précis. Merci

24.02.2013 - 17:06

Angelika wrote:

Danke für das Video. Das sieht so einfach aus und viel besser als wie ich bisher die Seitennähte gemacht habe.

27.01.2013 - 17:30

Papapa wrote:

Il n'y a pas de son

20.10.2012 - 12:07

DROPS Design answered:

Chère Madame Papapa, nos vidéos n'ont effectivement pas de son. Nous sommes une compagnie active au niveau mondial et nos vidéos sont regardées par des internautes du monde entier, parlant des langues différentes, dont beaucoup ne comprennent pas le français. Bon tricot!

17.10.2014 - 15:30

Jolanda Terpstra wrote:

Geweldig deze instructievideo's. Houden zo!!

15.09.2012 - 17:09

Pons wrote:

Je renoue avec le plaisir de tricoter, je n'ai plus l'angoisse des finitions mal faites cordialement Cécile

18.08.2012 - 17:42

De Groot wrote:

Hartelijk dank voor uw duidelijke instructievideo's.

05.08.2012 - 09:34

Linda wrote:

Tusen tack för all hjälp! Ni har verkligen hjälpt mig genom hela mitt arbete med att sticka en tröja till min lille son som jag väntar. Underbart!

07.07.2012 - 12:45

Daniela wrote:


21.02.2012 - 18:18

Lindner Hannelore wrote:

Durch Ihre tollen Anleitungen und dem guten Wollmaterial habe ich seit gut einem Jahr wieder Spaß am handarbeiten-

28.01.2012 - 19:11

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