Hemming Techniques

Hemming Techniques

Learn to sew the perfect hem on any type of fabric! This course has been expanded to include both the basic hem types and a set of decorative stitched hems too. There are so many ways to add a unique touch to your project by finishing it with a beautifully sewn hem!

Instructor: Cinnamon Miles

Hemming Techniques
  • Sewing Hems On Knits

    In the video, we take a look at a basic double turned hem, then we look at using a twin needle, and finish off with a quick look at using the walking foot.

  • Hemming Chiffon

    This video shows how to hem chiffon or silky sheer fabrics. It shows how to do a basic hand rolled hem, a double turned narrow hem and a modified tiny zigzag cover stitch (sewn on a standard machine).

  • The Curved Hemline

    This video demonstrates how to sew a hem on a curved or circular piece.

  • Tiny Hems And More

    This video covers sewing tiny hems and sewing hems in the round. It also covers some techniques using binding, lace or other trim.

  • Narrow Hem Foot

    This video demonstrates how to precisely sew a very narrow double turned hem in a single operation using the narrow hem foot.

  • Narrow Hem Foot Quick Tip

    This video addresses the challenge of a seamed ruffle and the narrow hem foot.

  • 2015 Ginza Girl Sew Along With Cinnamon

    Follow along in this sew along with Cinnamon video as she makes the GInza Girl Coat and Capelet.
    This video demonstrates a technique that removes the need to hem the sleeves and hemline.
    You can find all the referenced PDF patterns and supplies at www.pixiefaire.com