Oliver + S

hems

fourteen hem tutorials

There are several ways to sew a hem depending on what you want the finished look to appear like. Let me introduce you to fourteen hem tutorials that have appeared on the blog in the past. You’re sure to find just the hem finishing technique you need here!

tulle hem tutorial

Here’s a simple little hemming tutorial to give you a tulle ruffle or a layered look to your sewing. Have fun with it!

lettuce hem using a serger

Here is a tutorial on how to do a lettuce hem on knits using a serger. This post was originally featured on the Janome blog in 2010.

narrow hem with ban-rol

Here’s an easy way to get a narrow hem on slippery or sheer fabrics using Ban-Rol.

lazy days skirt with bias hem

We continue to be amazed at the popularity of the Lazy Days Skirt pattern. If you take a look at the Flickr group you’ll see a large number of skirts made from this simple, free pattern. I’m sure we’ll be …