slip stitch

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a loose stitch catching only a thread or two of fabric

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When you have 14 slip stitches at each edge, the flap should be approximately square.
Start by stitching any seams to get the required width of curtain, then press up a three-inch hem, followed by another three-inch hem and sew by hand using a slip stitch.
6 With your needle and thread, slip stitch the open seam to close it.
Beginners can learn basic knitting techniques, such as casting on and casting off; wrap and turn; slip, slip, knit; and pass slip stitch ever knit stitch.
"You press up a two-inch hem first, then a further four-inch hem, and sew with a slip stitch."
Use slip stitch to finish off side edges with organza ribbon approx 1cm wide.
SUPPLIES * 1/3 yard each of exterior & lining fabric * Two 11"x13" rectangles of mediumweight interfacing * Size C/2.5mm crochet hook * 25 yards of black crochet thread, size 10 * Two 4mm white pearls * 2 strands of black beads * 8"x3" purse clasp closure * Fabric glue * Black sewing thread * Hand sewing needle * Disappearing ink fabric marker * Purse pattern CROCHET ABBREVIATIONS Ch- Chain Sl St- Slip Stitch Sc- Single Crochet Hdc- Half Double Crochet Dc- Double Crochet Tr- Treble Crochet St- Stitch CROCHET Flower (make 2) Round 1: Ch 4, join with sl st to form ring.
Step 4: Once the top ring of the metal light frame has been sewn on with the wire and the 1cm overlap has also been securely fastened, use a slip stitch with the wire down the side of the mesh.