How-To Have You Tried a Wing Needle?
I love adding that little extra special touch to the things I make. It may be an unexpected bow, or pleat.An extra ruffle or embroidery. I was playing around with my Babylock and a wing needle I purchased a while back. I have to admit that I had never taken it out of the package, and I am embarrassed to tell you how long it has been sitting. I think on my next trip to the fabric store I will have to pick up some quality linen to test with. I love the heirloom look the wing needle creates.
The tips I have for using a wing needle are:
I think my first project will be hemstitched linen handkerchief for my Mother, and then a pretty sundress for my daughter. Do you have a wing needle? What have you made with a wing needle? If you do not yet own a wing needle, do you think you might purchase one, and if so, what do you want to make? Let us know, we love hearing from you.