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Hand Embroidery Stitches

Beginner Embroidery Stitches

If you’ve never embroidered before, I highly suggest learning these stitches first. Even a few of these can take you a long way in embroidery!


french knot
colonial knot

Outline Stitches

back stitch
chain stitch
stem stitch

Fill Stitches

long and short stitch
basket weave stitch

Decorative Stitches

lazy daisy embroidery stitch