Which Hem Should Your Choose?

Learn How to Hem Your Pants!

Whether you are sewing pants from scratch or altering a ready-to-wear garment, choosing the correct hem can make all the difference in the garment looking designer. Learn how to hem your next pair!

Class Details

Start by learning how to mark a hem on yourself, friend, or customer.  Learn where to mark your pants for a flattering look, including when you should mark the front of the pants shorter in the front. 

Now that you know where to mark your hem, choosing the correct hem can really make a difference. Angela will cover which hem looks best on various fabrics and styles of pants.

Angela will also teach techniques and tips for sewing a professional looking:

  • Blind hem with a sewing machine or serger
  • Blind hem with a serger
  • Blind hem with a blind hem machine
  • Double fold hem
  • Hemming pants shorter in the front for a smaller break

This is a replay of a 90-minute virtual class live with Angela Wolf, taking time for Q&A.  This class will remain open for replay for a minimum 1 year.

Learn to hem like a pro!

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Angela Wolf

President & Founder of Angela Wolf Academy

Angela Wolf fashion designer and entrepreneur, is the anchor of the PBS series It’s Sew Easy and host of a live facebook show's Behind the Scenes and At Your Side Virtually. Author of How to Start a Home-based Fashion Design Business, founder of Angela Wolf Patterns, and Producer of Fabric to Fashion Reality Show. Angela teaches online sewing classes on Patternreview, Craftsy, and Angela Wolf Academy. Angela started sewing at a young age and continued to design women’s apparel all thru college. With an entrepreneurial spirit and passion for fashion and sewing, she launched and ran a successful custom apparel and alteration business for over 18 years. She has since launched a pattern collection Angela Wolf Pattern Collection for the home sewer. Angela is the winner of 2008 Passion for Fashion, 2012 American Sewing Expo’s teacher of year, and spends her time speaking and teaching all over the country. When she is not sewing, you will find her fishing on Lake Michigan or in the Florida Keys with her husband Winn, on the Win-n-Angel!