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How to Monogram!

July 10, 2012 by Britex Fabrics 0 comments

Charlotte, the ever charming British blogger from Tuppence Ha'penny created a tutorial on monogramming...from transferring the letters, to a preliminary padding stitch, to the final satin stitch. She includes her top five tips for professional looking hand-stitched monograms, and recommends the traditional satin stitch (we concur.) Monograms add a classy touch to blouse collars, shirt cuffs, cotton bath towels, and even luxurious bed linens.