How to make a basic sweater something special by patty

How to Embellish a Basic Sweater with Two Stitches

This is a great weekend project: Revamp an old sweater with embroidered flowers.

eco-dye, natural dyes, notjustnat

Textile design - fabric manipulation - Simplicity block using a couching stitch over a hand died string by Nat from Not Just That

Susy Sew and Sew: July 2009

Basically - cut a straight edge, fray the fabric to the desired depth, then zigzag the edge to stop it fraying any further. Cut the strip off.