What kind of stitch should I use on fleece?
When using a sewing machine; select a size 12(80) Universal needle, for sewing most fleece fabrics. Set machine for a long stitch (8 to 10 stitches per inch). A straight stitch or narrow zigzag works best. It is often helpful to decrease the presser foot pressure if possible.
Is fleece hard to sew?
Fleece fabric is a 100% polyester fabric with a fluffy nap. It is used for warm clothing and is a cheaper alternative to natural wool. Because it does not fray and has minimal stretch, it is easy to sew. While fleece is thick it is lighter than wool and thus is comfortable to wear.
What type of fleece is the warmest?
Heavyweight fleece is the least flexible of fleeces, but also the warmest and most insulating.
Can you embroider a blanket by hand?
You can hand-embroider the letters onto the blanket with no special equipment for a personalized keepsake gift. Use an embroidery thread that blends in with the color of the blanket for a subtle embellishment, or use a contrasting color to make the custom adornment stand out.
Can I embroider on fleece?
Fleece is warm and cozy, and is a great fabric to use for sewing and embroidery projects because it comes in a variety of colors, weights, and thicknesses.
Where do you put a monogram on a blanket?
Blankets; Bottom right or left corner with 1” spacing on both sides. Monograms can also be centered side to side, 3 – 4” above bottom edge. These monograms can also be placed at an angle from the center point.