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Video: How to Sew a Blanket Stitch

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Produced by: Evamarie Gomez and Carol Fresia; Videographer: Jeff Roos

Embroidery Stitches 101: Blanket Stitch

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 blanket stitch.

embroidery blanket stitch   The blanket stitch is often used on the edge of a project, but it's a wonderful decorative stitch as well.

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