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How to Shorten Sweatpants – Tutorial:
- Marking Tool with disappearing ink – I love frixion pens!
- Paper Scissors
- Fusible Tape
- Fabric Scissors
- All Purpose Thread
- Stretch Twin Needle
- Sewing Machine
Folding up the Hem with Fusible Web:
You are now ready to fuse this in place!
Hemming with a Twin Needle:
Notice the back side of the stitch. Even though the machine is set to straight stitch, the back side looks like a zig-zag. Pretty cool, huh?! This gives the stitch a bit of give so it’s less likely to break when stretched.