I am hemming a medium-weight cotton dress w/ gathered waist that is very similar to the Burda Pattern #104.
I folded it under 2 inches and am doing a vertical hemming stitch to make it invisible from the outside.
However, after I started hemming, I noticed the fabric is not hanging nicely at the bottom. The hem is bulky and almost looks like it is puckering or pulling where my hem stitches are. Any suggestions on how to fix this problem? Thanks!
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Thanks, I’ll give it a try!
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