Dritz EZY-Hem Gauge with Metric Measurements

by Black Rabbit Fabric

$19.99
  • For hems 1/4 to 4 inch on a straight edge and 1/4 to 2-1/2 inch on a curved edge
  • To turn and press edges on pockets, pattern alterations, belt and waistbands
  • To turn and press edges before stitching patches and appliques in place
  • Use with a steam iron. Always test fabric sample for proper heat and moisture.
  • Protect fabrics that water spot with a Dritz Press Cloth. 
  • Press all hems from the fold up. This eliminates ridge marks on the right side of the fabric.
  • CAUTION: Ezy-Hem® may be hot while pressing. Attach a quilter’s ruler handle to gauge for easy handling.

     

    STRAIGHT HEMS:

    • Turn up fabric along hem line, insert Ezy-Hem® Gauge and press.
    • Move gauge along hem line and continue pressing.


    CURVED HEMS:

    • To ease hems, stitch 1/4 inch from raw edge, using a basting stitch.
    • Turn up fabric along hem line, insert Ezy-Hem® Gauge. Using a pin, pull up stitches every few inches until hem lies flat; press.