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Posted on: 5/2/06 2:04 PM
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I hate hemming!!! When making a dress for my DD with a bias skirt I had the idea to use my serger with the differential feet set to do a slight gather along the bottom of the hem. When I turned it up as needed to hem, it took the extra fullness out perfectly. Then I simply used my blind hem foot and hemmed the skirt. I had a perfect hem very quickly.

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Clev said...
That's a good tip.
5/2/06 4:36 PM
regine said...
Very good idea, the photo shows that it works well, thanks
5/3/06 1:36 AM
 
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