How to embroider hair – video tutorials

how to embroider hair - tutorial

Here are the tutorial videos to the three methods of embroidering hair I showed you last time. Sometimes, a video makes it easier to understand the process and movement of the needle better.

Hair embroidery is a very fun thing and I hope you will give it a try!

Learning the method you like is the first step. The next step is to choose the perfect hair color. Here is a full list of thread color numbers for natural hair colors!


Free mini course

Before we start: if you are interested in hair embroidery you might enjoy my free hair embroidery mini email course! You’ll learn all the basics to make your first stitched hairy head!





  1. Татьяна: April 29, 2019 at 4:40 pm

    Спасибо Вам ОГРОМНОЕ!!!
    Очень нравится и очень благодарна за уроки!

  2. Adriana Perez: April 13, 2019 at 6:07 pm


  3. […] The downside is: since the threads are loosely attached to the fabric you have to fixate it in some way. For example, making a ponytail or braid it. This will stop the hair from being pulled out. If you would like to see this as a video tutorial – click here. […]

  4. Thanks so much for sharing this! Really helpful.

  5. Sophia Barkhoudarian: November 16, 2018 at 2:55 am

    Please mention the name of thread you are using for hair embroidery

    • I’m using regular 6 stranded embroidery floss for this. You can use many different types of thread like a wool thread of even knitting yarn.

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