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stitch

1. a sharp spasmodic pain in the side resulting from running or exercising
2. an informal word for suture
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The square of material was sewn on the back middle portion of the case on three sides with the blanket stitch. Before finishing the fourth side, the ribbon was doubled, inserted and sewn in (see Figure 4).
Cut out a heart shape motif from the pink silk and blanket stitch it to the bottom right hand corner of the bag with grey embroidery thread.
Secure it to the fabric by hand with a blanket stitch.
A simple zigzag or blanket stitch is a great choice if you are new to applique.
Using all-purpose thread and a quilting needle, sew the side to the center strip with a blanket stitch. Repeat these steps for the other side, and place the liner on a hat stand (Photo 4, Page 48).
Use felted wool for the applique to eliminate the need for turned edges and even fusible web if you choose-just stitch around the raw edge with a blanket stitch by hand or machine.
Using a blanket stitch (see "Link Leather Seams with a Blanket Stitch," below), sew the short ends of the rectangular pieces of fabric together.
The pictures show blanket stitch, my favourite for 'flat' 2D felties such as these hair clips.
Pin the two pieces together and working on the right side, work blanket stitch around the edge of the stocking to sew the two parts together.
This oblong leopard print Union Jack wool cushion with blanket stitch and feather-filled inserts is from Jan Constantine.