A Crafts Community For Craft Ideas & DIY Projects - Craftster.org
Help | About | Contact | Press | Advertise | Cookie Policy | Terms | Site Map
Welcome, Guest.
Please login or register.
Random Tip: You can now organize your bookmarks into folders!  Read more here.
Total Members: 302,319
Currently Running With Scissors:
537 Guests and 8 Users
Home Craftster Community Crafting Articles Craft Tutorials My Craftster Crafting Calendar City Guides Craft Shop


Pages: [1]
Jump to page:
  Show Images Only     Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
Topic: how to embroider baby onsies?  (Read 1489 times)
Tags for this thread:  Add new tag
Share the love... Pin it Submit to reddit add to Wists
1+
 
brideOFkniterstein
Offline Offline

Posts: 964
Joined: 15-Oct-2006

Veni, Vidi, Velcro. I came, I saw, I stuck around


View Profile available for personal swaps
« on: April 27, 2007 01:14:32 PM »

i've seen some beautiful work done on craftster on baby onsies.

i'm wondering how do you do it. i embroider, but i've never done a baby shirt. how do you make sure that it's neat on the back?

might be a silly question, but i haven't embroidered in FOREVER.

thanks in advance
THIS ROCKS   Logged

I'm down with Personal Swaps
My Wist

BRIDES-TO-BE: i have wedding stuff i would love to swap away. pm me for list of items!
kristyinclaremore
Offline Offline

Posts: 146
Joined: 21-Mar-2007

Being Weird Is A Lifestyle!


View Profile WWW
« Reply #1 on: April 30, 2007 01:29:21 PM »

I would like to know this also
THIS ROCKS   Logged
brubendall
« Reply #2 on: May 01, 2007 04:03:23 PM »

I don't embroider, but this looks pretty simple:

http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=20302.0

There's a quick explanation at the bottom of the post, especially helpful if you know what the different stitches are.
THIS ROCKS   Logged

http://www.lizabethdesign.etsy.com/

http://www.flickr.com/photos/lizabethdesign/

Until you find something worth dying for, you're not really living.
disposableactor
« Reply #3 on: June 08, 2007 03:16:56 PM »

I've been embroidering for my baby boy and have found sticking to the ever-so-simple split stitch is best.  The shirts I'm using are made out of a jersey material which makes other stitches harder to control (I'm not a spectacular embroiderer but even my raised satin stitch came out pretty wonky).
I'm not using onsies though, I'm using these nifty little shirts made by Gerber that open up completely in the front and have snaps.  I stretch them in my little 4inch embroidery hoop.
So, I guess I keep mine neat by keeping it super simple  Roll Eyes
THIS ROCKS   Logged
brubendall
« Reply #4 on: June 09, 2007 08:56:35 AM »

I really like the one that I liked to above.  Can you explain to me what the different stitches are?  It says "running stitch" and "split stitch".

Thanks!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

http://www.lizabethdesign.etsy.com/

http://www.flickr.com/photos/lizabethdesign/

Until you find something worth dying for, you're not really living.
Threads you might like:
Pages: [1] Jump to page:
  Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
 
Jump to:  



FacebookTwitterPinterest
only results with images
include swap threads
advanced search



your ad could be here!

How-To Videos
A Youthful, Flirty Makeup Look to Refresh Your Style
How Highlighting Can Transform Your Everyday Look
Back to Uni Makeup Tutorial
Beauty Guide: Rose Gold Eyes
Obsessed: Too Faced Cat-Eye Palette
Latest Blog Articles
Tute Tuesday: A Pod of Narwhals
Hey, it's summer. Go outside!
Meatless Monday: Chia Pudding

Comparison Shopping




Support Craftster
Become a
Friend of Craftster

Buy Craftster Swag
Buy Craft Supplies
Comparison Shopping

Craftster heartily thanks the following peeps...
Moderators

Follow Craftster...






Powered by MySQL Powered by PHP Powered by SMF 1.1.11 | SMF © 2006-2009, Simple Machines LLC
SimplePortal 2.3.5 © 2008-2012, SimplePortal
Valid XHTML 1.0! Valid CSS!

Copyright ©2003-2015, Craftster.org an Internet Brands company.