Foot hemmer (confd), Hemmed seams – SINGER 221K Featherweight User Manual

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• Stitch slowly for several inches until

hem is well started. Hold thread ends in
back of foot with the left hand and
guide the raw fabric edge into the mouth

of the scroll with the right hand.

Even feeding is essential to good hem­

ming. The same width of fabric must be
kept in the scroll of the hemiher at all


Hemmed Seams

Hemmed seams are often substituted for

French seams where a fine narrow seam is

• Allow a scant seam allowance.
• With right sides of the fabric together,

place the upper layer a scant to the
left of the lower layer.

Insert the two fabric edges into the

hemmer and proceed as for a plain hem.

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