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.

Related post: How to choose hair colors for hair embroidery

Free hair course

If you want to learn more about the ins and outs of hair embroidery I recommend joining my free hair embroidery mini email course! You’ll learn all the basics to make your first stitched hairy head and how to style it!


  1. How did you do the embroidery for the tree?

    • For the tree, I selected all green leftover threads from my stash and stitched them in place with a couple of tiny stitches.

  2. Jane Azzopardi: June 7, 2019 at 9:23 am

    very beautiful

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

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

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


  5. […] 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. […]

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

  7. 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.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *