How to Blanket Stitch Applique by Hand Tutorial

How to work blanket stitch on felt applique by hand stitching with step by step photo tutorial instructions

Blanket stitch is a fantastic edge stitch for sewing around felt and fabric. It is widely used in hand stitching and very popular but also the stitch that most newbies seem to get confused with as well. Learn how to do blanket stitch applique by hand with this very detailed, in depth photo tutorial. I … Continue reading How to Blanket Stitch Applique by Hand Tutorial

What is the Strongest Stitch by Hand and Why You Need It

How to sew backstitch back stitch by hand complete guide to how this is used

Backstitch is the strongest stitch that you can sew by hand. It is also thankfully one of the easier stitches to learn too which makes it an ideal beginner sewing stitch. Although a simple running stitch is fine for the majority of the time when sewing with felt, sometimes you need something even more durable, … Continue reading What is the Strongest Stitch by Hand and Why You Need It

How to Make Plushies Out of Felt for Beginners

Making plushies beginner guide felt plush stuffies handmade hand sewn

Felt plushies are so much fun to make. You can create stuffed animals, dolls, houses, toy food, cute kawaii, mini monsters and so much more. You’re only limited by your imagination - and your sewing skills of course. Like any new hobby, it can be overwhelming wondering how to get started. This complete guide shows … Continue reading How to Make Plushies Out of Felt for Beginners

Easiest Hand Stitch: How to for Beginners With Pictures

The Easiest Hand Stitch You Can Sew: Sewing Felt for Beginners guide to running and straight stitch

When you are new to sewing with felt, it's understandable that you want to focus on what you can make rather than learn a whole load of stitches. There are lots of different hand sewn stitches but the main basic one you should know is called the running stitch. Luckily this is also the easiest … Continue reading Easiest Hand Stitch: How to for Beginners With Pictures