blanket stitch

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Related to blanket stitch: buttonhole stitch, chain stitch, Whip stitch
  • noun

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a strong reinforcing stitch for edges of blanket and other thick material

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Fold ribbon in half lengthwise across a short edge of the matched-up fabrics, and use a blanket stitch to attach, piercing through both sides of ribbon.
Some students were shown individually the chain and blanket stitch.
For instance I used the suede front of a favourite old jumper to make a cushion, just with an easy blanket stitch around the edge.
Remember that approximately 1 1/2 inches will be lost on each edge when the blanket stitch is completed.
For winter warming accessories look out for thick knitted bobble hats in a wide variety of colours, beautifully bright plaid scarves with blanket stitch edging and stretch fleece gloves.
Felt is used as a backing, and students use a blanket stitch to do the sewing.
STEP 7: Finish off any raw edges using the same wool and a blanket stitch.
Cut out a heart shape motif from the pink silk and blanket stitch it to the bottom right hand corner of the bag with grey embroidery thread.