Step 3: Sequins with diagonal beading

This is a great stitch for edging appliqué pieces or just outlining motifs.

Bring your needle up through the fabric and thread a sequin, then seed beads (the number of beads depends on the size of your sequins).  Go back down through the fabric a short distance diagonally along the line you're outlining.

Come back up next to your first sequin; if you have to place the new sequin first to make sure your spacing is correct, do so.  Repeat until you've got a nice line!

You can also do this backwards (beads first, then sequin to finish); it's a personal preference which way to work.
<p>very helpful</p>
Thanks for the great tutorial- I'm finally tackling my T-shirt sequin project and its coming along nicely thanks to your tute!
<p>I've been wanting to do this for a while. Thanks for the tutorial!</p>
<p>This was exactly what I needed to solve my project problem. Thank you!</p>
Wow, great tutorial!

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