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Back stitch embroidery

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Pumora's embroidery stitch lexicon - back stitch with variations Rückstich - point de piqûre - punto de pespunte

It’s day 2 of the 7 days of stitches and it’s going to be a back and forth. Yeah, I know, bad joke. Of course it’s about the BACK STITCH. … 7 days of stitches: back stitch Read More »

Palestrina stitch , which is also called old English knot, double knot stitch, and tied coral stitch, creates a line of raised knots that is...

You guys! I finally finished that giant embroidered face I was working on. And by "finished," I mean I finally decided to stop fixating on all the little details and call it done! As you can see, I stretched the piece -- like a canvas -- on some stretcher bars. Here's a shot from the back: I pinked the edges to prevent the muslin from raveling over time. And you can also see that huge seam running down the side of the piece. I didn't use a large enough piece of muslin when I started this…

What a great little Embroidery Chart. I need to learn these stitches for my first crazy quilt.

Vintage patterns can be beautiful, which is why I bought this old Spinnerin. (front cover) Vintage patterns can also be hilariously tacky, which is why I bought this old Spinnerin. (back cover) Lucky for you over the next few weeks I’ll be posting all the good, the bad, and the ugly afghan patterns your twitchy little fingers could ever hope to knit or crochet! Here are some Embroidery Stitches to wet your appetite…