Question on basics

hermit71's picture

My mattress stitch sucks. For some reason my seams are looking like the stitching on a baseball. Any tips?

 

Sam 

Kenny's picture

I think you need to pull it

I think you need to pull it tight.  Then the seam will close up really nicely.  

Craig's picture

Hi Sam,Try this site it may

Hi Sam,

Try this site it may help with your seams.

www.knitty.com

Select archive at the top of the page, then scroll down to Techniques w/Theresa, them go to seamong.

Good luck.

Happy knitting Craig.