How-To: Sew a Narrow Top Stitched Hem

by Mod Home Ec Teacher

How-To: Sew a Narrow Top Stitched Hem
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Many of the home decorating projects you're going to be working on between now and Spring, require a narrow hem and/or topstitching to give your project a professional and polished look. Modern, cordless cushion covers, slipcovers, curtain edges, functional wall hanging organizers, just to name a few.  Take a break and click on over to Chick Pea Sewing to see how get the job done right.  Teach yourself how to achieve this handy sewing technique with

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Sewing: Khaki Shorts Mend

by Mod Home Ec Teacher

created on: 06/13/08

created on: 06/13/08

When you blow out your very fav summer khakis, something has to be done.  DON'T discard just because of a little wear and tear.  These khakis came with the frayed hem for the broken in look, we won't mess with that.   The big problem happened later, as seen below, on the front and back of these well worn shorts.  The technique used to mend these tears is exactly like the Ottoman Tear Repair. Same technique-many uses.

created on: 06/13/08

 

created on: 06/13/08

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