Machine-foot Baby Hem

Machine-foot Baby Hem

Machine-foot Baby Hem

This lesson is sewing a machine-foot baby hem. This hem finish can be used on sheer fabrics, such as chiffon and georgette but could also be used on other lightweight fabrics. By attaching a hemming foot to your sewing machine, we will teach you how to manipulate the fabric through the foot to create a nice hem finish that would take you days to complete if you did it all by hand. You will learn trade secrets on how to press the hem and once you finish this sampler you will be ready to try it on an actual garment.

To learn how to sew other sheer hem finishes view our Sheer Hem Finish compilation lesson and to learn how to sew sheer seams, try our Sheer Seams compilation lesson.

Module Description Step
1 Lesson Prep 1-1
2 Machine-foot Baby Hem 1-4
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Step Description
1 For this lesson you will prepare, one piece of silk chiffon fabric measuring 7” (17.8cm) wide by 9” (22.9cm) long. Place a sticker to denote the wrong side of the fabric


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