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By StillWater2

When I first started stitching, I had problems with ...

Dealing with thread ends on the back of my projects.

To Solve / Change This I ...

I found the easiest way to fix this was to use the smallest crochet hook I could find and weave those ends under the backs of the stitches and then trim off the tiny ends that are left. This works equally well with needlepoint, all embroidery and even regular sewing. With a little practice (and I do means just a little) the backs of your projects will look almost as good as the fronts.

Tips and Tricks

  • Be careful not to poke your crochet hook through your fabric, just run it under the backs of your already done stitches. Good luck

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