Ribbon Edge Hem Finish - University of Fashion

Ribbon Edge Hem Finish

Ribbon Edge Hem Finish

This lesson is the ribbon edge hem finish, a decorative hem finish used on sheer fabrics like chiffon, georgette, voile and organza. You can choose to let the ribbon show or hide the ribbon on the inside of the garment hem. We will teach you how to sew the ribbon onto your sampler and how to press the edge to get a beautiful finish.

Let this lesson inspire you to add structure to your sheer hem while at the same time create a design detail that can be used on sleeves, skirts, dresses or any other part of a garment hem that you can imagine.

To learn other sheer hem finishes, check out our Sheer Hem compilation lesson.

Module Description Step
1 Lesson Prep 1-1
2 Ribbon Edge Hem 1-4
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MODULE 1 • LESSON PREP

Step Description
1 One piece of silk chiffon fabric measuring 7” (18cm) wide by 9” (23cm) long. Place a sticker to denote the wrong side of the fabric.

 

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