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Tutorials to learn hand embroidery stitches

The 4 Best Embroidery Stitches For Outlining

Here are the 4 best embroidery stitches for outlining that are easy to learn and have a neat and clean appearance. All four of these stitches are ideal for outlining shapes or for stitching words and letters. Back Stitch The back stitch is one of the most simple and commonly used embroidery outline stitches for …

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How To Do The Satin Stitch – Embroidery Stitch Tutorial

The satin stitch is a beginner friendly technique that is very commonly used in hand embroidery. It’s considered a filling stitch and has a smooth appearance when completed. Here’s how to do the satin stitch! This post is part of many embroidery stitch tutorials available on this site! Make straight stitches side by side, filling …

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6 Fun Couching Stitches of Embroidery

Couching stitches are embroidery stitches that involve laying threads onto the fabric with only the ends attached and then adding shorter stitches that are used to anchor the laid threads down. These kinds of stitches can be used for various purposes including decorative borders, outlines, and filling in areas in an embroidery design. Multiple colors …

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Basket Weave Embroidery Stitch + Basket Embroidery Tutorial

The basket weave embroidery stitch is such a fun stitch to use for filling in areas or embroidering baskets (hence the name). It may look a bit complicated, but it’s actually super easy to learn. This tutorial will show you how to do it and also show you a couple of ideas for how you …

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