How to Sew Pleats

A pleat is a fold in the fabric that is sewn in. The folded edge can be unpressed, sharply pressed or even sewn.

There are many types of pleats and some have variations including knife pleats, box pleats, inverted box pleats, single and double kick pleats and accordion pleats.

In this video I’ll show you how to sew pleats and how you might use them in your projects.