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Slip Stitch Tips
Sample of  Hand Sewn Slip Stitch

Sample of Hand Sewn Slip Stitch

Debbie Colgrove, Licensed to About.com
  • Use a single thread for less visibility.
  • On lightweight tightly woven fabric, consider sewing with thin bobbin thread for less visibility.
  • Practice the stitch on gingham fabric to learn to evenly space your stitches.
  • Always keep the stitches in the same direction so they apear even on the outside of the garment.

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