Rolled Hem Presser Foot Tutorial

Rolled Hem Presser Foot Tutorial

There are a few ways of hemming including the use of special presser feet. The hem of chiffon and similar fabrics is very hard. Using the rolled hem presser foot is the simple way how to hem thin fabrics.
Here I offer the tutorial with 10 photos and pro comment every step.

Rolled Hem Presser Foot Tutorial, step 1

So looks the rolled hem presser foot.

Rolled Hem Presser Foot Tutorial, step 2

In the middle a foot is the snail for double folding the fabric edge.

Rolled Hem Presser Foot Tutorial, step 3

Use this presser foot for hemming chiffon and other thin fabrics only.

Rolled Hem Presser Foot Tutorial, step 4

The most difficult thing is to do initial stitches. In order to facilitate the start hemming you need trim the corner of fabric, as shown.

Rolled Hem Presser Foot Tutorial, step 5

Lift the lever presser foot and insert the trimmed portion into the spiral.

Rolled Hem Presser Foot Tutorial, step 6

Next, lower the presser foot and start sewing.

Rolled Hem Presser Foot Tutorial, step 7

To help move the fabric take both threads and pull them during sewing.

Rolled Hem Presser Foot Tutorial, step 8

The needle pierces very close to the edge of folded fabric. Do not rush, and periodically check your work.

Rolled Hem Presser Foot Tutorial, step 9

The beginning of hemming with rolled hem presser foot make very hard. First, I recommend trying on an experimental piece of fabric.

Rolled Hem Presser Foot Tutorial, step 10

Now it will be easier to make. Try to gently stretch the edge of fabric during the hemming.

Rolled Hem Presser Foot Tutorial, step 11

So looks the hem of fabric that was done using the rolled hem presser foot.

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