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Stitch An Inch - Finish Dir

** If stitching your piece to fit into a pendant you can stitch a small border with 3 extra rows all around. Make the border any color you wish and then it will fit perfectly into the 1 ¼  x 1 ¼ inch pendants. Or if you left them as 1 inch you can just glue them on top of a 1 ¼ square inch piece of wool

  • Stitch a square or squares in a hoop or a Q-snap
  • Trim Threads in the back

  • Make sure blocks are perfectly shaped in your hoop. All edges are straight. Stretch and tighten in the hoop to make sure you have exact square shapes.
  • Turn hoop over to wrong side
  • Apply glue to the back of the piece. (Aleenes Fabric Fusion) Cover the stitched design with the glue and a few linen threads (approx 3) all around your stitched square.
  • Let dry for at least 4 hours.

  • When thoroughly dry cut out the piece with small sharp scissors. You can either glue down into your pendant or on top of a piece of wool or felt. I usually cut a piece at least 1 ¼ wide by 10 inches long. Then cut them into 1 ¼ inch squares and keep any extra for future projects.


These small pendants can also be hung with ribbon on your wall as mini frames in a grouping or in that small tiny space that nothing fits into.
I hope you enjoy your small mini treasures and find special places for them.

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Hi everyone, my name is Donna. I just love stitching of all sorts, I also love antique, and book stores. I am married and I have 2 children, and 3 grandchildren :). My Christian faith is the foundation of my life, and has sustained me through the ups and downs of this journey. Keep spreading kindness so you can change the world. So glad you stopped by, leave me a message and I will stop by and visit you.

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