How to Keep Embroidery From Puckering
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How to Keep Embroidery From Puckering

Why does my embroidery pucker? A common problem that you may have come across when you’re stitching is that the fabric starts to pucker. So frustrating! There could be a few reasons as to why your embroidery fabric is gathering and a few different ways to keep the embroidery from puckering. This post is a…

How Many Strands of Embroidery Floss To Use
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How Many Strands of Embroidery Floss To Use

The most commonly used embroidery floss is 6-strand cotton floss. This floss is great for surface embroidery and cross stitch because of it’s divisible strands of thread. A frequent question many people have is how to decide how many strands of embroidery floss to use. First of all, there really isn’t a wrong answer to…

How To Keep Fabric Tight In Embroidery Hoops
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How To Keep Fabric Tight In Embroidery Hoops

How To Keep An Embroidery Hoop Tight When I first started embroidery, I would get really frustrated when my fabric would slip and become loose in the hoop. Over the years I figured out how to relieve this problem, so today I’m going over how to keep fabric tight in an embroidery hoop! This post…

The Best Hand Embroidery Classes Online in 2021
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The Best Hand Embroidery Classes Online in 2021

Learn some new skills and techniques from the comfort of your own home…this post contains a collection of some of the best hand embroidery classes online right now! These classes cover so many different skills and techniques that will level up your knowledge and also allow you to create some cool projects along the way….

8 Easy Ways to Transfer Embroidery Patterns To Fabric
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8 Easy Ways to Transfer Embroidery Patterns To Fabric

You have your embroidery design you want to stitch, so now, what’s the easiest way to transfer an embroidery pattern to your fabric? Here are 8 easy methods and products you can use, 2 of which you can use to transfer patterns to darker fabrics! This post is a part of a series about how…

How to Back an Embroidery Hoop
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How to Back an Embroidery Hoop

Once you’re done with your embroidery, you’ve most likely put a ton of hard work into it and spent hours stitching. Naturally, you’ll want the back of it to look just as good as the front! Here are two easy ways you can secure the fabric and back an embroidery hoop. Finishing the back of…

How to Read an Embroidery Pattern
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How to Read an Embroidery Pattern

Every embroidery pattern you buy may be slightly different, but I wanted to make a little reference for you to understand the basics of what comes in one! I hope you enjoy, and it helps to simplify reading an embroidery pattern. This post is a part of a series about how to embroider for beginners….