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Blanket Stitch Embroidery Technique

This Blanket Stitch Embroidery Technique is a super helpful video tutorial that will take you step by step through how to master this specific embroidery stitch. Plus, the blanket stitch is fantastic when it comes to working on edges or curved lines for your embroidery. It does look complex, but once you get the hand of this sewing stitch you will have it mastered in no time! This craft video will really break down exactly how to conquer this embroidery stitch; and, then you can incorporate it into your different embroidery patterns. 

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Materials List

  • Thread
  • Sewing needle

How to Sew the Blanket Stitch

Blanket Stitch Instructions

  1. Start by coming up on your line. 

  2. Bring your needle down a stitch length, and pull bu not all the way up.

  3. Bring your needle back up just below your line and hook into your thread.

  4. Repeat down your row.

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My mom taught me how to embroider when I was a child, but the blanket stitch was not one that she shared. This stitch became important to me as I learned how to quilt as an adult, since I used it to finish off appliques and also used it to make fun felt ornaments. I am so grateful for learning needlework early on from my mom. Did anyone else learn some type of needlework or embroidery techniques from their mom? If not, you can now learn so much online and this site is excellent for gaining new skills through the tutorials offered. Master a new technique in the new year and have fun creating a memory and teach your kids to embroider!


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