DIY embroidery thread

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Embroidery Designs, Crewel Embroidery, What To Do With Embroidery Floss, Types Of Embroidery Stitches, Beginning Embroidery, Sewing Embroidery Designs, Embroidery Floss Crafts Projects Ideas, Types Of Embroidery, Diy Embroidery Thread

As you use embroidery floss for a project, you'll find that you're left with small bits of leftover floss. These leftover bits of floss are often referred to as Old Ratty Threads (or ORTs, for short), and newer stitchers often ask what they're "supposed" to be doing with them, anyway. As is always the case in hand embroidery, there aren't any "rules" for what to do with these leftover bits of floss. In today's post, I'll share a few ideas for what you might choose to do with your ORTs, along…

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Heather Murray
Embroidery Designs, Diy, Crochet, Embroidery Floss Storage, Sewing Embroidery Designs, Embroidery Tools, Embroidery Supplies, Embroidery Thread, Embroidery Materials

Embroidery is one of those hobbies where you don’t need to spend a great deal of money in order to give it a good go. Essentially, all you need is a hoop, fabric and embroidery thread.Although, if you really want to make the most of embroidering, I would say there are 5 ‘must have’ supplies that you need to really enjoy the process!So, what are they?

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Julie Owsley
How To Start And Finish Your Embroidery Thread - Quilting, Patchwork, Crewel Embroidery, Quilts, Straight Stitch Embroidery, Sewing Embroidery Designs, How To Embroider Letters, Embroidery And Stitching, Embroidery Stitches Beginner

First things first, before you dive into your embroidery project, I’d like to show you how you can start and finish your embroidery thread to secure it. Traditionally using knots to start and finish your embroidery thread is a big no-no. And there are several reasons for this. Firstly the knot can show through your

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Ariana Kulak
Quilts, Crewel Embroidery, Diy, Crochet, Embroidery And Stitching, Embroidery Needles, Embroidery Tools, Beginning Embroidery, Diy Embroidery Thread

If you want your hand embroidery experience to be as relaxing and enjoyable as possible, then using the right needle is key! Choosing a needle that’s appropriate for your thread, fabric and project will save you tangles, pricked fingers, and the frustration of fighting with your thread. Learn what t

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Susan Lindeman
Colonial knot and how's it different from french knot? Embroidery Patterns, Embroidery Stitches, Crewel Embroidery, Patchwork, Embroidery Designs, French Knot Embroidery, Embroidery Stitches Tutorial, Learn Embroidery, Embroidery Techniques

French knot is, undoubtedly, the most popular knot stitch out there. But it has a “twin” - colonial knot. Jump in to explore the similarities and differences between the two! So, how do you stitch colonial knot? Many people fear it because it seems tricky. Me too, for a long time I used french knots exclusively and didn't even want to try the colonial one because it just seems difficult. But I was wrong! Once you “crack” the process, stitching colonial knots will go smoothly and fast. The…

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Mary Jones Olson