There various stitches which can be used for home decor. Materials required are:
There are a lot more of different stitches you can try and have look in these seams stock images
The easy home stitches include;
· RUNNING STITCH
These are straight stitches used to sew basic seam. The stitch can be used as a basting stitch when sewn is in longer length to temporary hold pieces of cloth together. Short stitches are used for a stronger seam.
Here are a few examples
- LADDER STITCH
Used for closing up handmade pillow.it invisibility makes it great for a hem stitch.it much tiny when the thread matches your cloth.
- CATCH STITCH
This stitch is the best for circular items like a table cloth, sofa cover and curtain lining because allows semi invisible short stitches which are great for hem.
- WHIP STITCH
It a easy method of stitching made of diagonal short stitches.it the best for hemming window treatments.it visible making it easy and fast to execute when used on hem.
- BACK STITCH
This a very strong, small stitch that is used for joining together seams which need a lot of strength. Back stitch can be used for basic embroidery. Also used in home decor illustrations or when embroidering typography.
- BLANKET STITCH
Is a decorative way of joining cloths together.it mostly used to finish the edges of felted toys and blankets. The blanket stitch are visible and used of colored thread brings out best look.
- SPLIT STITCH
It creates a solid line which is similar to back stitch but with a added texture.the stitch is best to fill designs and create variations on a cloth use a colored thread
- STEM STITCH
It used to stitch stems of vines and flowers. The stitch can be used for text because it curves great with letters.· ·
- SATIN STITCH
This good filler stitch because it creates a good smooth appearance. Used to the leaves of flowers.
So that is a lot of photographs about different type of stitches, don’t you think? There will be a lot more coming up in my next set of photos. These are just some simple pictures I took to let you grab the ideas of how it should be done with real life examples.