How to Finish Your Hoop - Cross Stitch Tutorial

How to Finish Your Hoop - Cross Stitch Tutorial

Cross Stitch  |  1 min read time

Tutorial Overview

In this video we'll show you how to finish your hoop.

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Step-by-step guide

Step 1:

If you need to, position your fabric so it' sits in the centre of your frame.
When your fabric is tight, cut away the excess leaving a 2cm border around the edge.

Step 2:

With a needle and two strands of thread, use a running stitch to sew around this border.

Step 3:

Gently pull the thread to gather the fabric at the back of your work.

Step 4:

Secure with a knot, and trim the threads.

Step 6:

Finally, find the perfect place to hang your work!

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