Chapter 1 Before You Start


Before beginning any project, you’ll want to gather all of the necessary tools and materials. In this chapter, we introduce some of the more common supplies that you need when you’re sewing circuits. We also describe some of the basic stitches that are used in embroidery and sewing.

Needlework Tools and Materials

Figure 1-1 shows the most frequently used tools and materials for sewing and embroidery. You can purchase these items at any hobby or craft store or online.


Figure 1-1: Needlework tools and materials ...

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