If you don’t have a sewing machine and the thought of using a needle and thread on a craft project seems daunting, we have a solution! Watch our video on how to sew a blanket stitch—it’s the easiest hand stitch and can be used on so many different kinds of materials and crafts.

To sew a blanket stitch, all you need is a needle, embroidery thread and your desired material, such as burlap or felt—it’s so easy! No matter which material you choose, we recommend using embroidery thread because it’s much sturdier than spooled thread.

Once you learn how to sew a blanket stitch, the possibilities for your crafts are endless!