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Hong Kong Hem Finish

Hong Kong Hem Finish

Learn how to sew a Hong Kong hem finish on a wool fabric sampler. A Hong Kong hem finish can be used on wools or any light to medium weight fabric. You will learn the tricks of the trade when sewing a bias silk organza strip to your hem’s edge. This hem finish is truly the sign of a better garment. We will also teach you how to complete the hem with a hand stitched catchstitch.

For more hem finishes check out our compilation lessons, Wool Hems and Sheer Hems.

Module Description Step
1 Lesson Prep 1-1
2 Hong Kong Bound 1-4
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Step Description
1 For this lesson you’ll need to prepare: 1 set of wool pieces measuring 7″ (17.78cm) wide x 9″ (22.86cm) long and 1 piece of bias silk organza 1½” (3.81cm) wide by 15″ (38.1cm) long.


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