Pinterest • The world’s catalog of ideas

An excellent tutorial on the blanket stitch. Better to have this more than once than not at all!

3.5k
251

By making two marks on the side of your thumb, and moving your thumb along as you work, you have a built in gauge for exact stitch length, without marking up your fabric!

13.1k
1.3k
14

blanket stitch - work from left to right. Draw thread through at desired distance from edge. Hold thread at left & toward you. Thrust needle through at desired depth and draw toward you, passing it over thread. Draw up until purl of thread lies along the edge. Keep stitches evenly spaced.

283
29
1
from Craftaholique

How to do Beaded Blanket Stitch

Beaded blanket stitch makes for a beautiful edging on bead embroidery and other fabric craft projects. Find out how to do it in this tutorial!

1.2k
165

Simple embroidery tutorial - variations on buttonhole/blanket stitch. Triple stitch with knot, knotted buttonhole, and chevron stitch.

1.7k
187