I've never done it but I know some people have sewn an entire garment by hand sewing all of the stitches. Even if you have a sewing machine, there are times that basic hand sewing is going to give you the results you want without using a sewing machine. Learn about hand sewn stitches and how to sew them so that you will automatically know what stitch works best and where to use the various hand sewing stitches.
Threading a sewing needle can be an exasperating task. Here are a few suggestions to make the job easier.
Hand sewing needles are available in all kinds of shapes and forms. Seeing them and learning about them, help you make the correct choice, ...
Threading a sewing needle shouldn't take up your valuable time and it shouldn't be frustrating! Following a few simple tips and tricks can make the job a breeze!
A slip stitch is a common hem stitch and is used when you don't want visible stitches.
A chain stitch is a series of loops that lay on the fabric forming a loose style line. It can be decorative or functional.