How to Blanket Stitch an Applique?

Answer This hand stitch technique gives a folksy, handmade look to a small applique. It takes a bit of time, so you'll probably use it for the occasional embellishment, rather than for an entire, large pr... Read More »

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How to: Applique Stitch?

Stitching an applique onto a sewing project can really dress up and personalize your design. You can add an applique to a purse, skirt, quilt or any other personal item. Appliques can be sewn on by... Read More »

How to Stitch Applique Curves?

Making a quilt with applique shapes enables you to create a wide variety of designs with fabric. Applique, the stitching of fabric shapes onto a background foundation fabric, is not a difficult tec... Read More »

What is the blanket stitch?

Named for its traditional use as edging for blankets, the blanket stitch is a basic sewing technique valued in a variety of needlecrafts, including quilting, applique and embroidery.HistoryThe firs... Read More »

How to Sew Blanket Stitch?

Blanket stitch is used for working the edges of table-covers, mantel valances, blankets, etc., or for edging any other material, including clothing. The blanket stitch is similar to the method used... Read More »