Waste Knot - Needlepoint Tutorial

 Back to Basics - Melissa from The Wool & The Floss shows us how to start a thread in needlepoint using a Waste Knot.

When it comes to beginning your needlepoint project, mastering the art of the waste knot technique can be a game-changer. A waste knot is a simple yet effective method used to secure your thread at the start.

This technique not only ensures a neat and professional-looking finish but also saves you from the frustration of dealing with bulky knots that can disrupt the smoothness of your stitches. By using a waste knot, you can seamlessly blend your thread into the fabric, with a secure finish. 

Whether you're a beginner or a seasoned stitcher, incorporating the waste knot method into your needlepoint repertoire is a valuable skill that will elevate the quality of your projects and streamline your stitching process. Join us as we delve deeper into the world of needlepoint techniques, and discover how mastering the waste knot can take your stitching to the next level.
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