How to do Blanket StitchSee more from Simply Sewing magazine
In this beginner's guide, we'll show you how to sew blanket stitch – a pretty yet practical edging embroidery stitch that works well with appliqué.
Try it with appliqué
Use bold blanket stitch to attach cute motifs to a girl’s dress.
Blanket stitch is a cunning way to sew appliqué motifs onto a project and add
a touch of embellishment at the same time. Rather than hiding your stitches, choose a contrasting of complementary thread shade to show them off, and make them part of your design.
Use Bondaweb to give your motif some stability, then play with adding blanket stitch edging in different thread thicknesses and colours until you achieve the effect you’re after.