stitch library

THE FIRST RULE OF EMBROIDERY

the first rule to remember is that, really, there are no rules. embroidery is versatile and there are so many ways to use a needle and thread to bring a design to life. you are creative and you can do what you want! i encourage you to learn some basics, and then get creative with the way you approach your stitching. your stitches do not need to be perfect. have fun with it, and don't be afraid to experiment!

 

BASIC STITCHES

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straight stitch

back stitch

chain stitch

 

satin stitch

colonial knot

 
 

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