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What is chain stitch hemming?

What is chain stitch hemming?

Posted by Maurice Malone on 8th Jan 2020

What is chain stitching?Chain stitching is a type of stitch produced by a sewing or embroidery machine. The name chain stitch comes from its looped chain-link-like appearance. In sewing, a chain stitc … read more
Avoid original hem alterations

Avoid original hem alterations

Posted by Maurice Malone on 4th Jan 2020

Original hem, what is it? And, why you should stay away from this alteration. You like the washed or worn edge on the hem of your jeans but your jeans are too long and require hemming alterations. You … read more
Specialist: Tapering Carhartt carpenter pants

Specialist: Tapering Carhartt carpenter pants

Posted by Maurice Malone on 24th Oct 2019

You love work pants but wish they came with a modern fit for casual wearing. Here we explain the step-by-step process that went into tapering a pair of triple-needle flat-felled chain-stitched inseam … read more
Fixing tailor's & do-it-yourself hemming mistakes

Fixing tailor's & do-it-yourself hemming mistakes

Posted by Maurice Malone on 13th Sep 2019

At Williamsburg Garment Co., we fix a lot of tailor's and do-it-yourself home sewing hemming mistakes because most people don't realize there is a clear-visible quality difference between denim sewn o … read more