The lapped seam is classified as class 2 according to the British standard 3870; 1991.
Features and Uses of Lapped Seam:
The features and uses of the lapped seam are given below.
- The two fabric ends are placed in opposite directions.
- Lapped seam is used in denim articles and for blouses and shirts.
- It is used in pant inseam and in shirt side seam.
So, the lapped seam is important for denim product making in the apparel industry.