Hi Everyone! Let's talk about - Sewing Hems! A well-sewn hem is a skill every seamstress should master. Throughout this month-long topic, we will go over a variety of hemming techniques so you are familiar with the types as well as the best choices for the fabrics you are working with. Over the course of this 4 part topic we will cover:
There are so many different hem finishes to explore. It's going to be a fun month!
Are you ready? Let's go...
In the videos posted below, I share with you an overview of the month-long topic and then take a deep dive into our first tutorial - The Curved Hem. This technique is a great basic skill to master! There are a variety of ways to sew a curved hem and many of the patterns available include step by step instructions with slight variations. Experimenting with the techniques and figuring out which method works best for you and your fabric choice is the key to success!
Pattern Overview (designs with a curved hemline):
Looking for either version of my sewing books? You can find them here:
Idiots Guide: Sewing (Amazon)
Sewing For Beginners 4th Edition (Amazon)
Week One task:
Yes - I want the Liberty Jane Co. Newsletter!
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