How To Rip Seams With No Damage To Work

Tearing is a trap in our sewing projects that we all face from time to time. I remember when I first started sewing, I got so angry that I would have just ripped my work quite brutally if I had to rip some seams. A lot changed for me when I found this amazing Missouri Star Quilt Company seam tearing video tutorial, on YouTube because I was forced to stop and think about the logistical side of tearing the seams. I cannot stress how much of an improvement this has made on my sewing. Not only the result of the project itself, but also my sewing experience became more enjoyable.

Materials for a correct tear in the seam:

  • One cutting edge seam ripper
  • A pair of scissors

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In this awesome Missouri Star Quilt Company seam tearing video tutorial, on YouTube, you will learn how to rip an unwanted seam in just a few simple steps. There are all kinds of seam rippers, here is one that has a magnifying glass and a light, absolutely cool. The most important thing is that it is sharp.

How to tear a seam correctly - Easy seam ripping - How to solve the sewing job
Image by: Missouri Star Quilt Company via YouTube

Then you will learn

How to tear a seam correctly - Easy seam ripping - How to solve the sewing job
Image by: Missouri Star Quilt Company via YouTube