How to Sew a Whip Stitch

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A whip stitch is a simple looping stitch often used inside garments on hems. Learn to hand sew whip stitches from a fashion designer in this free sewing video.

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Video Transcript

This is the inside of your garment and it's a hem for example. That's where you'd use your whip stitch and you're going to want to put your needle inside of the hem where you can't see it so you're going to start here so your knot is going to go in where you can't see it and then go around. Go into the hem and around and it's just going to create a looping, a looping mechanism. That's what your whip stitch would look like.


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