Finishing Techniques 

Need ideas for finishing your cross stitch project, check these ideas.


See info on Affiliate links below.

Bell Pull

Tutorial on how to finish a bell pull. Learn to Finish with the Twisted Stitcher

Bell Pull

How to finish a bell pull. Punch Needle Tips

Bell Pull - How to Finish

Learn how to complete a bell pull. Tale of a Shooting Star

Bell Pull - Mini Bell Pull

How to make and finish a mini bell pull. Janet Granger


How to make a biscornu. Yiotas XStitch

Biscornu (Eight-Sided Pillow)

A biscornu is an eight-sided pillow and this site shows you how to complete a biscornu project. Annette's Acre

Biscornu (Eight-Sided Pillow)

An article shows how to finish a biscornu with instructions and photos. The Finishing School

Biscornu (Eight-Sided Pillow)

Instructions on completing a biscornu project. Tale of a Shooting Star...

Biscornu - Finishing Directions

An article explaining how to finish a biscornu. Kitty and Me Designs

Bookmark - Finished with Frayed Edge

The Frayed Edge finish is used to add a 1/2" frayed border around your finished project. Cyber Stitchers

Bookmark - Finishing Technique

This technique uses fabric for the backing. Annette's Acre

Braid and Tassel

This finishing technique is most often used to create ornaments but can also be used to complete any project. Cyber Stitchers

Eyeglass Case

How to make a glasses case. The Making Spot

Flatfold Class (Tutorial)

Flatfold is a finishing technique used to display stitched projects. It’s easel-shaped, stand-alone design is an alternative to framing. This step-by-step tutorial will explain how to make a flatfold. Meari's Musings


How to frame a cross stitch project. Ezine Articles

Framing - How to Frame Your Cross Stitch (Video)

A video on how to frame your cross stitch. You Tube

Framing - Mounting And Framing Techniques

Displaying your cross stitch creations! Learn several attractive ways to mount and frame your projects. RLROUSE Directory

Framing Needlework

Information on framing cross stitch, blackwork and embroidery projects. Needlework Tips and Techniques

Framing Needlework Piece

How to frame an embroidery or cross stitch project. Needle N' Thread

Greeting Card

This finishing technique allows you to create greeting cards from either fabric or perforated paper cross stitched projects. Cyber Stitchers

Hemstitch - Finishing Technique

Learn how to hemstitch. Needlework Tips and Techniques

Hoop - How to Mount Project in a Hoop

The Making Spot

Humbug (Ornament)

Learn how to finish a cross stitched humbug. Plush Cat

Jewelry Pin

This finishing technique can be used to turn small patterns stitched on Aida or similar fabric into jewelry pins. Cyber Stitchers

Needlebook Tutorial

Step-by-step instructions for making a needlebook to hold handwork or sewing needles. Meari's Musings

Ornament - Framed Ornament Tutorial

This tutorial uses card stock and fun foam to frame a cross stitch Christmas ornament. Pinwheel Ponders

Ornament - Tucked Pillow Ornament

Learn how to turn a stitchery into a tucked pillow ornament. Cyber Stitchers

Ornament Finishes

No stitch Bias tape ornament instructions and mason jar lid ornament instructions. Pinwheel Ponders

Pillow - Rectangular Flanged Pillow

Instructions for applying a stitched design to a pillow. Advanced Embroidery Designs

Plastic Canvas, Cross Stitch & Perforated Plastic

How to finish a plastic canvas, cross stitch or perforated plastic project.

Refrigerator Magnet

This finishing technique is used to add a magnetic backing to a cross-stitch project turning it into a refrigerator magnet. Cyber Stitchers

Scissor Fob - Finishing Technique

An articles on how to finish a stitched scissor fob. Annette's Acre

Scissor Pocket

Learn how to make a holder for scissors using a stitched piece. Becky

Please be advised that some of the product and other links displayed above may be affiliate links. When you click on links to various merchants on this site and make a purchase, this can result in this site earning a commission. Please see our Affiliate Statement for more information. Please Contact Us if you have any questions.

A word from our Sponsors

Help us keep this site free and updated by purchasing from our sponsors!

  • Article Image

    Craft Books has a huge selection of craft books listed by category. TRY THIS LINK TO FIND CRAFT BOOKS! e

  • Article Image Free Samples and Coupons

    Hundreds of Free Printable Grocery Coupons, Free Samples, Coupon Forum. Get a Free Newsletter of Grocery Coupons and Free Samples!

  • Article Image

    Annie's Online Store

    Annie's is your one-stop-shop for all your crafting supplies - crochet, knitting, plastic canvas, beading, card marking, yarn, sewing and quilting fabric and notions, and more! SHOP NOW...

  • Article Image

    CreateForLess - Shop and Save

    Save on over 60,000 brand name craft supplies at Shop for beading, sewing, scrapbooking, kids, crochet, quilting, card making and lots of other supplies in the convenience of your home. SHOP NOW!

  • Article Image

    Michael's - Shop for Needlework and Sewing Supplies at Michael's

    Shop at Michaels for floss, kits, needlepoint supplies, thread, bobbins fabric and more. Enjoy the convenience of having the supplies shipped directly to your home. START SHOPPING NOW FOR NEEDLEWORK AND SEWING SUPPLIES. e

Site Search


Follow us On Social Media

Custom Search