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Crewel Embroidery Stitches

Crewel work uses the same stitches as modern surface embroidery, but it uses tapestry or wool yarn instead of embroidery floss.  Here are a few stitches that are commonly used in crewel work. 

Fishbone Stitch

Stem Stitch

Satin Stitch

French Knot

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