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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Hey! Thanks for your advice. I just tried gathering and the gathers are too bulky even …
My project, again, didn’t show up when I tried to post it today :(
Holy crap. In trying to type it up, I had an epiphany and I think I understand it now!!!
Hi, This was the most basic pattern I could find for it:
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