Satin Stitch

Blue satin stitches are around the edges of the flames to the right.

  The satin stitch is a decorative stitch that often is used to border appliqued pieces.  The stitch is actually a zig zag stitch with zero stitch length.  Some sort of stabilizer is usually needed when making this stitch as it has a tendency to “pull up” the fabric around the stitching.  It’s a good… Continue reading Satin Stitch