How To Start Embroidery Thread. 🙂 cut a square of fabric slightly larger than your hoop. Although rayon thread is the thread most often used in machine embroidery, many other thread types are suitable for machine embroidery.
An away knot is worked 3 to 5 inches away (hence its name) from the area where the embroidery begins. An inch or so away from where you want to start your embroidered line, take your needle and thread down into the fabric from the top, leaving the knot on the top of the fabric.
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Any sharp needle with an eye large enough to thread embroidery floss through will work. Apart from that, this little bump can bring some inconvenience when you want to mount or frame your embroidery, as it can be noticeable from the front.