How to Use Rolled Hem Presser Foot

Rolled Hem Presser Foot Tutorial

There are a few ways of hemming thin lightweight fabrics by hand. But easy and best way is using the special presser feet.
Hem the thin lightweight chiffon and similar fabrics is very hard in any cases. But using the rolled hem presser foot is the simple way how to hem thin fabrics.
Here I offer the tutorial with 10 photos and with comments on each step.

Rolled Hem Presser Foot Tutorial, step 1

On this photo you see the rolled hem presser foot.

Rolled Hem Presser Foot Tutorial, step 2

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

Rolled Hem Presser Foot Tutorial, step 3

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

Rolled Hem Presser Foot Tutorial, step 4

The most difficult thing is to do first stitches. In order to make the start hemming more easier you need trim the corner of fabric, as shown.

Rolled Hem Presser Foot Tutorial, step 5

Lift the lever presser foot up 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 hold and move the fabric takes both threads and pulls them during sewing.

Rolled Hem Presser Foot Tutorial, step 8

The needle pierces should pass 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 hem using the rolled hem presser foot is very hard. I recommend trying on an experimental piece of fabric first.

Rolled Hem Presser Foot Tutorial, step 10

Now hem will be easier to make. Try to gently stretch both edges of fabric during the hemming.

Rolled Hem Presser Foot Tutorial, step 11

On this photo you can see the hem fabric that was done using the rolled hem presser foot.

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