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Stitch On Prints October Giveaway

Stitch on Prints Welcome to "In The Boon Docks" monthly hand stitching projects and Aurifil giveaway. Each month, I show you my latest stitching projects and those of some others that entered the month before. You enter and try to win Aurifil 12 wt. thread, which is perfect for putting those extras on any sewing project! Fabric: The Grove Dusk, The Grove Decor, Birch Fabrics Machine Thread: Aurifil 50 wt. White Hand Stitching Thread: Aurifil 12 wt. #3910 (Lemon Ice variegated) Hand Stitching: purse and strap I just love this yellow! As you can see in the photo above, I sewed on my lines before attaching the strap to the purse. This way the knots are not seen once attached! A single strand doubled and knotted. To achieve the stitching around the top of the handbag go threw the hole in the bottom of the lining. Start in the corner and stitch, hiding the knots between the outside and inside fabrics. Then sew your lining closed. Giving you a more professional look to y