Knitting – Seam Edges with Mattress Stitch

The mattress stitch is a common finishing technique for sewing seems. It gives a great finishing look as though the stitches are melting together.

Following is a simple process for working mattress stitch for side seams that you want to lie in a flat way with no bulkiness on the wrong side.

You work the mattress stitch in a crisscross method, consistently insert your tapestry needle from front to back between the first ans second stitch from the edge.

Knitting - Seam Edges with Mattress Stitch

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