This is a simple version of how a row of fly stitch can be decorated using a contrasting colored thread.
To do this stitch, you need to know how to do the fly stitch.
|Fig 1: First make a vertical row of fly stitch. To whip, take a contrasting thread and start from the tip of the first tail. Whip the thread around each tail as shown in the illustration. Be careful not to pluck the fabric beneath.
||Fig 2: A finished row of whipped fly stitch would appear like this.
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, fly stitch
, hand embroidery tutorial
, open loop stitch
, whipped running stich
, Y stitch
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