How to Knot Thread for Hand Sewing

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At some point during your love affair with sewing, you will probably have to do some hand sewing. For example, when you want to apply a hook + eye closure.

And when that time comes, you’ll most likely have to begin with a hand needle threaded and with a single or the double thread ends knotted.

This knot ensures that your hand stitching stays put after construction.

Now, the way I was taught involves saliva and a simple hand motion. Yes, you read right: saliva!

But…

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How to Sew a Simple Dress ~ Step 2 [A Series]

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Welcome back to the How to Sew a Simple Dress series!

I hope that last time, you found the information in Step 1 ~ Why Vogue Very Easy 9237 & Getting Started inspiring and not in the least overwhelming.

We’re now at Step 2 ~ Fitting Our Sewing Pattern. It’s short, because just thinking about fit may be stressing you out! But I want to encourage you to relax and breathe!

So if you’re ready, then let’s tackle every woman’s least favorite thing…

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