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A narrow hem is one that is approximately 1/8" or 1/4" and is used on men's shirts, slips, lingerie, napkins, and other items that need just a hint of a hem.

Commonly a special sewing machine foot is used to achieve the narrow hem. But the hem can be done a couple of ways without an additional foot.

This is my tip/trick to achieve the narrowest of narrow hems.

Note: This method utilizes a serger/overlock

Technique Materials

Sewing Machine

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