Bonjour! You've reached the holy grail, the ultimate guide on how to sew a French seam! Now, I know what you're thinking. What would I use a French seam for?
Well, for one it could be an incredibly versatile seam for lightweight fabrics like silk and sheer, delicate fabrics such as tulle. It is one of the most elegant seam finishes, but often gets a bad reputation for how difficult it is for some. Everything seems backwards, but once you follow the simple tutorial below, I'm certain you'll be saying "Ooh la la!" at your beautifully sewn French seams!