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Tips & Techniques > Making A Mock Cuff Hem

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Posted on: 1/5/06 4:11 PM
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This hem gives the look of a cuff, but it is actually a tunred up hem, sticthed on the inside.

Step 1: Turn up hem, then fold hem back toward the garment's right side into position for bilnd hemming

Step 2: Stitch just a bit to the left of the top fold, using either a narrow zig zag or overlock stitch.

Step 3: Open the hem out. Do not press flat. The little roll between the garment and hem makes it look like an attached cuff.

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SewVeryTall said... (1/7/06 4:23 AM) Reply
I'm having a hard time believing this is going to look good, especially without pressing...what kind of fabric did you use this technique on?
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