5 Tips for Trouble-free Hand Sewing | VideoMake hand sewing enjoyable with these easy-to-follow guidelines.
Whether you like to speed-sew on a machine or slowly craft a couture garment, you’ll need to sew by hand at some point in nearly every project. Make your hand sewing more efficient and enjoyable with these tips from Threads Contributing Editor Susan Khalje.
A couture sewing expert with years of experience in hand sewing, Susan recommends the best thread length and explains how to knot the thread, how to avoid twisting thread, and how—and when—to apply beeswax. Hand sewing doesn’t have to feel like a chore if you’ve learned the best ways to avoid or troubleshoot problems.