Circular Hem with Lace Binding
Learn how to sew a circular hem using lace seam binding. This technique is used on couture garments and requires skill to execute properly. We will teach you the proper hem allowance, how to sew a gathering stitch and then how to best sew your lace binding for a flat hem result. You will also learn how to shrink the fabric and turn the hem, using the appropriate hand-stitching technique.
|2||Make Circular Flare Pattern & Cut Fabric||1-10|
|3||Preparing the Pieces||1-11|
|4||Basting the Lace Binding||1-7|
|5||Sew Lace Binding||1-13|
MODULE 1 • LESSON PREP
|1||For this lesson, you will need to prepare: an 11” (27.9cm) square of oaktag paper.|
|2||A strip of ½” (1.3cm) wide lace seam binding, 15” (38.1cm) long.|
|3||A ½ yard (45.7cm) piece of wool crepe.|
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