Hem stitch

Enhance your clothing and home decor with beautiful hem stitch techniques. Discover top ideas to add a touch of elegance and sophistication to your projects.
Tutorial : hand sewn hems — megan nielsen design diary Sewing Lessons, Sewing Techniques, Sewing Projects, Stitching Techniques, Sewing Stitches, Hand Sewing, Hem Stitch, Sewing Machine, Sewing Fabric

When it comes to hemming, sometimes topstitching with your machine just doesn’t cut it. A lot of time, you want a hem to be discreet, and not distract from the garment. That’s what is nice about hand sewn hems – they can be nearly invisible from the outside. So, today I am going to cover three basic options for hand sewn hems. note – I’m using a contrasting thread so you can see the stitching better. But, of course, you would be using a matching thread to your fabric. So it will blend in and…

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Theresa Nelson
When I searched for Drawn-Thread techniques for making a fringed hem, I didn't quite find what I wanted. So after practicing various other techniques so that I got the idea down, I figured out a set of stitches to get a pretty fringed hem, using the threads from the fabric itself (rather than sewing on a separate fringe). I made a rather pretty apron with it!    More about this on my site: www.morgandonner.com/2013/09/apron-largesse/ Sewing, Sewing Techniques, Crochet, Hardanger Embroidery, Sewing Stitches, Hem Stitch, Embroidery And Stitching, Weaving Patterns, Sewing Hacks

When I searched for Drawn-Thread techniques for making a fringed hem, I didn't quite find what I wanted. So after practicing various other techniques so that I got the idea down, I figured out a set of stitches to get a pretty fringed hem, using the threads from the fabric itself (rather than sewing on a separate fringe). I made a rather pretty apron with it! More about this on my site: www.morgandonner.com/2013/09/apron-largesse/

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Aida Morales