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Hemming pleats can be tricky. One choice is to hem the fabric before you pleat it, but if that is not an option here are instructions for hemming after pleating. Basically, you are training the pleats to fold the opposite direction below the hem foldline.

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Pleats that need hemming, ruler, tailor's chalk, an iron, a bit of patience

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  • Seanbell_large

    Oct 28, 2015, 10.03 AMby seanbell3

    Impressive … Well done..

  • Shawndavis_large

    Oct 23, 2015, 06.32 AMby shawndavis3

    Very impressive..

  • Gregoryperry_large

    Jul 23, 2015, 01.38 PMby gregoryperry

    Very creative work.. Really good

  • Missing

    Jun 25, 2015, 12.26 PMby benjaminbrown

    Nicely done.. Awsum

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