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Video: How to Sew a Chainstitch

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Video Length: 1:52
Produced by: Evamarie Gomez and Carol Fresia; Videographer: Jeff Roos

Embroidery Stitches 101: Chainstitch

In Threads #186, June/July 2016, author India Hayford explores Yemenite Jewish hand embroidery and shows how to combine simple stitches to create complex designs. Now, Threads seamstress Norma Bucko demonstrates how to create one of these basic embroidery stitches: the chainstitch.

chain stitch   The chainstitch can be combined with other embroidery stitches to create decorative designs.

 

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embroidery spider web stitch   Embroidery Stitches 101: Web Stitch
     

 

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Comments (3)

Susanneroess Susanneroess writes: Awesome video!! Thanks for sharing
Posted: 12:59 am on July 22nd

luizamodel luizamodel writes: Very useful video, thanks for sharing
Posted: 12:39 am on July 20th

RubeRue RubeRue writes: Thanks for the video, very useful!
Posted: 3:14 am on July 13th

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