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How to slip stitch a hem
How to slip stitch a hem
  1. There are many techniques for stitching a hem by hand, however this pattern suggests slip stitching it in place for a neat finish which encases the raw edge and does not show any stitching on the front. Do this by pressing under 6mm, followed by the hem depth. Slide the needle through the fold and take a small stitch into the opposite fabric. Continue along the length of the hem.

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