DIY101: How to hand embroider chain stitches

DIY101: How to hand embroider chain stitches

The second post in the DIY101 series is hand embroidery, more specifically chain stitches. The DIY101 series is about learning basic crafting skills, that you can use to make cool shit!! Check out the first one in the DIY101 here if you want to learn how to make a tassel.  

So chain stitches eh? Hand embroidery sounds so retro but seeing the spring fashion this year, embroidery and patches are HOT, so I suggest you get on it and update some of your closet favorites. There are obviously a ton of different embroidery stitches you can use, chain stitches being one. They are perfect for letters and outlining simple shapes, and super easy to make. 

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DIY101: How to make a tassel

DIY101: How to make a tassel

I'm back into the groove of crafting + blogging and wanted to create a new series for you all, DIY101. I mean I know a lot of you are avid crafters and might be thinking "yea yea yea" we know this. But for the rookies out there, that want to join our crafting community, the DIY101 series is for you! I will tackle the basics of crafting and DIYing with simple tutorials where we go back to the basics. Hope you enjoy, and if there are things you want me to create or explain! Let me know and we´ll make a post about it!! Now to our very first DIY101.

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