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Bobbinwork Embroidery

Photo: Jack Deutsch

In bobbinwork, you sew with the fabric right side down, so that the decorative bobbin thread shows on the fabric's right side. Combining free-motion stitching with bobbinwork can look like hand embroidery, and you can create large, impressive embroideries in a relatively short time. Once you learn the ins and outs of bobbinwork embroidery in this article from Threads #187 (October/November 2016), you'll want to add it to all your projects.

Video Extra: How to Wind and Install a Bobbin for Bobbinwork Stitching

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