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How to Sew Basic, Rolled, and Mock Rolled Hems – Basic Sewing Techniques

How to Sew a Basic Hem By Stefanie of Girl. Inspired. for I Heart Nap Time.

A double fold hem is a standard method of finishing edges when sewing.  This type of hem provides a nice neat finish, helps to prevent fraying, and reinforces the edge of the sewing project.  Stefanie of Girl Inspired shows us this basic sewing technique.   [Get the Tutorial]

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How to Sew a Rolled Hem – from Stefanie Knaus“This video tutorial demonstrates the use of a rolled hem presser foot on the sewing machine. Rolled hems are a simple and quick solution to hemming garments and, particularly, slippery lightweight fabrics or those with a curved edge.”

How to Sew a Mock Rolled Hem ✂ Two Simple Methods: “Do you wish you had a serger to do a rolled hem? This method shows you how to achieve a very similar look using only a regular sewing machine. It shows how to do a regular hem and a wavy hem. Happy Sewing – Cindy” –  VintageToNew

More hemming tips and tutorials @ SWN:

  1. Couture Expert Angela Wolf’s Lesson on Hemming

  2. Video: Blind hem sewing technique

  3. How To Sew Perfect Hems Using Tagboard Templates with Instructor Linda Lee

  4. Beginner Sewing: How to Turn a Hem Correctly

  5. Sewing Expert Linda Lee’s Lesson on Sewing with Knits + Pucker-free Hems on It’s Sew Easy

  6. Video: Blind Hem Foot

  7. Video: Hemming a Garment

  8. Hemming Techniques for Knits 3 – Lettuce Edge

  9. How To Sew With A Narrow Hemming Foot

  10. Sewing Basics: Raw Edge Finishes (Level: Easy)

  11. Hemming Techniques for Knits – Faux Coverstitch

  12. Video: How To Sew A Blind Hem Stitch

  13. Video: Baby Lock: Blind Hem Foot

  14. Learn to Hem Jeans like a Professional {Tutorial}

  15. TUTORIAL: Sewing Narrow Hems

  16. Londa’s Easy Narrow Hem Technique

  17. Sewing a Rolled Hem with Fusible Thread

  18. How to Hem a Pair of Jeans The Easy Way

  19. Blind Hem By Sewing Machine Secrets

  20. The Classic Hem Stitch

  21. How to Sew a Quick and Easy Hemline

  22. How To Sew A Narrow Hem & Hide Those Raw Edges


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