What Is a Hem Measurement?

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The hem is the edge or border of a piece of cloth that is created by folding the cloth over and stitching it to itself. A hem measurement is made by measuring from the seam to the hem on a garment.
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1. Turn the garment inside out and lay the garment on a table. Run both hands over the hem line to flatten and remove kinks or folds in the fabric. A smooth hem line allows the measurement
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First, you should hang your skirt on a dressform or on a "model" Then, you need to decide how long (or short) the skirt will be; this will be your hem point. The method
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the length from your hollow just under your neck to
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Hi Emerld, This measurement is pretty easy to take. You'll need a measuring tape (or friend with one to help) You need to hold the end of the tape up to the 'hollow' - it's the little
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Hem measurement is the measurement that determines the length required for a garment to be made. Hem length is determined by first deciding where you want your cloth to end. For example when making trouser the hem length is determine by determining where the trouser ends.
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