Ready to start on your first embroidery but don't know where to begin? Was the last time you used a needle and thread in middle school? Don't worry. I'll have you stitching like a pro in minutes. (For the clearest viewing, choose the 1080p resolution in the Youtube settings.)
These videos will walk you through the running stitch, back stitch, split stitch, and satin stitch. If you prefer a PDF download of our How-To Embroider Guide click this button.
All right. First off, getting started.
This video will show you how to get your fabric in the hoop and start your thread.
Now let's learn some basic stitches.
This video will walk you through the running stitch, back stitch, split stitch, and satin stitch.
Wow! You're awesome. But do you want to be even more awesome?
Check out this video to learn the next-level-up stitches: stem stitch, chain stitch, and French knots.
Got wrinkly fabric? Here's the best tip I've got to give.
Let's be honest, no one likes to iron. But occasionally the fabric in your kit has some pesky wrinkles. Here's my sure-fire way to get rid of them.
Curious how to finish your embroidery project?
You're all done! Woohoo! Do a happy dance and break out the ice cream. Then, afterward, watch this video to see how to get your project ready for hanging, gifting, or just staring at adoringly.