Finishing the back

Finishing The Back - Video

3rd in a series of how-to videos for rikrack embroidery
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step 1

Trim the excess corners off.

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step 2

Secure the thread to the excess fabric. Stitch a loose running stitch all the way around the hoop. Pull gently as you go and the fabric will gather itself and fold inward. 

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step 3

Stitch around again. But this time fold over the excess fabric that is poking up. Stitch through the folded over fabric to tack it down.

You can add a circle of felt or fabric!

You can add a circle of felt or fabric!