Learn to Smock: Introduction & Basic Stitches
Want to learn to smock? This video lesson has everything you need to learn the basics of geometric smocking. Taught by Melissa, you will receive practical information about the basic supplies and foundation stitches. Geometric smocking is very common on a variety of dresses and rompers, and this video will help you master these beginning stitches.
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Run Time: 1 hour 32 minutes
Teacher: Melissa Sansom
Difficulty Rating: 1 Thimble - Easy
Pre Pleated Insert Kit
Needles - Most common are #7 Darner, #5 Darner, #22 Chenille, or #24 Chenille
DMC Floss or Pearl Cotton
Pleater or Smocking dots (if pulling up pleats by hand)
In this lesson you'll learn:
- Basic Smocking Supplies
- Cable Stitch
- Outline and Stem Stitch
- Wave Stitches
- Combining Stitches
- Trellis Stitches
- Flowerettes, Lazy Daisies, French Knots
- Planning Your First Project
Video Lesson Details
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