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Embroidery Tutorials

Here you will find a large selection of hand embroidery tutorials, projects, and techniques. This page focuses on topics about embroidering specific imagery, working with more difficult fabrics, stitching on clothing, and more.

How to Thread An Embroidery Needle

We’ve all been there before: you think you’ve gotten the thread through the needle but it ends up getting caught! Embroidery thread can be challenging, especially stranded embroidery thread, because it is made up of 6 individual strands of thread. This makes it easier for single or multiple strands to get caught in the process …

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How To Make Neat Satin Stitch Flower Petals

Satin stitch flower petals are some of the most common style of flower petals you’ll see in hand embroidery art. When done right they can look smooth, somewhat fluffy, and look great when used in modern floral embroideries. The satin stitch seems like a relatively simple stitch, but it can be a bit challenging to …

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How To Embroider Curved Lines Neatly And Smoothly

It can be a challenge to embroider a smooth, gentle curves. Pretty much everyone that embroiders has struggled to get curved lines looking nice and neat. If you feel like your outline stitches are looking a bit jagged and messy, you’re in the right place! This post will provide some tips and tricks for embroidering …

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How To Embroider A Circle [9 Different Ways]

Getting that perfect circular shape when you’re embroidering can be really hard. But it doesn’t have to be! There are different stitches and techniques that this article will share that will be helpful to prevent seamlines where the two ends of the thread meet which will improve the finished shape and look. Keep reading to …

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