Tagged: stitches

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Seed Stitch

Also known as: Rice grain stitch This stitch uses simple straight stitches in a single direction to fill in patterns. Visually, it is more or less like the darning stitch, but there is a...

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Stitch Dictionary

The stitch dictionary is arranged in alphabetical order and will help you to go to a stitch directly. Just click on the alphabet given in the index to go to the stitch beginning with...

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Stitches

Stitching or sewing has a history dating back to the prehistoric times. It is believed, with archaeological pieces of evidence, that sewing must have come into being since the stone ages when people had...

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Running Stitch

Also known as: Straight Stitch This stitch is done by running the needle and thread up and down the cloth at a regular distance The length of the stitch on the front side can...

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Running Stitch Family

Running Stitch is the basic foundation of many other embroideries and stitch works like the Indian Kantha work or Chikankari work. Running stitch is also laid as a foundation for a variety of patterns,...

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Hand Embroidery Tutorials

To begin with, it is always nice that we start with the history of things. When did embroidery begin cannot be really told though we can only assume that it has been around ever...