A tailor’s pressing ham is a sewing room essential. The best way to achieve a perfect finish is to gently press your project using steam ( and not too much heat). Top tip; allow the fabric to dry and cool before moving it again.Using a tailor’s ham makes pressing key parts of your garment much easier. I wouldn’t be without mine.
Filled with sawdust, covered in a twill cotton on one side and a durable wool/acrylic fabric on the other, this allows perfect pressing of all body seams and curves in dressmaking. Use it to shape darts, shoulders, collars, hip curves and to create bust fullness.