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:) It may look long but i'm just being thorough :)
You will need...
A smile on your face :)
(this coulld probably be done without the smile, but lets be optimistic)
Cut yourself some thread, thread your needle and tie a little knot at one end of the thread
sew through one side of the fabric..
<-- like that
Do that again
Now, before you pull tight, pull the needle through the loop.
you might want to look at the picture cos this is quite hard to explain
Pull tight. The first one always looks a bit odd, but the rest will be ok i promise
Sew through the fabric again
now pull the needle through the loop again
Voila! now the trick to even stitching is to make sure you have even depth and width between your stitches...
I hope this helps anyone looking at how to blanket stitch!! xx
Thank you so much! Finally I get a non-confusing tutorial lol ^^
Easy, I had no idea how to do that!! Thank you sp much for sharing, now i can make your bats xD xD
Ps I love your cartoons, so cute!
I'd just like to add, blanket stitch uses up more thread then normal, you can use a longer length but it may become tangled. just something to bear in mind if you are keen on presentation
thank you! they taught us how to do this in like 5th grade for some crafty x-mas gift or something but i could NOT remember how to do it. thanks for the refresher course!
Thanks, I'm getting ready to finish a blanket and wasn't sure how to do the blanket stitch,
great visual to help out with the directions. thanks for the sharing!
yay thank you!
so helpful, thanks
thanks a million for this one!!