Oliver + S


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!

how to hem everything: knit fabrics

With this Oliver + S How to Hem Everything, Knit Fabrics Edition, Guide you’ll learn eight different ways to hem knit fabrics.

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.