Back stitch embroidery

Explore a collection of beautiful back stitch embroidery designs and patterns. Learn how to create stunning back stitch designs and add a unique touch to your embroidery projects.
How to Backstitch - video tutorial

If you want to do hand embroidery, you really need to know how to backstitch. The backstitch is probably THE most common outline stitch. It gives a nice, smooth, continuous line. If you're going to be stitching tight curves make sure to use a shortish stitch length. Otherwise, just use a stitch length you're comfortable with and

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Mimi Speyerer
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You've just completed a lovely piece of embroidered art but have decided that it is missing something - text! It can be so fun to add a favorite quote or name to your work, but what stitch should you use? Below I've included a look at my favorite hand embroidery stitches for lettering. Scroll down for information on ea

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Marina Wager
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I encourage you to use additional resources if you need more instruction than this simple guide. I have found video to be very useful in understanding stitches. Please click on the links below to watch very quick clips of the stitches. You can also find a directory of longer videos here, with more detailed instruction.

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Tabitha Ellis
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This page gives you an idea of how the reverse of the basic stitches looks like. As a beginner, we are curious to know how the reverse or the back-side should end up - just to make sure that we are stitching the right way. So, I have picked the...

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Tasha Bretz
Anastasia | Hand embroidery on Instagram: "“I want to embroider my kids’ names on Christmas stockings. What stitch is the best for this?” 🎅🏻 I definitely recommend the reversed chain stitch – it’s simple and very doable, even for those who have never embroidered before. Who else loves the reversed chain stitch as much as I do? ❤️😁" Embroidery, Hand Embroidery, Simple Embroidery, Hand Embroidery Designs, Nama, Hand Embroidery Videos, Hand Embroidery Stitches, Back Stitch Embroidery, Hand Embroidery Letters

Anastasia | Hand embroidery on Instagram: "“I want to embroider my kids’ names on Christmas stockings. What stitch is the best for this?” 🎅🏻 I definitely recommend the reversed chain stitch – it’s simple and very doable, even for those who have never embroidered before. Who else loves the reversed chain stitch as much as I do? ❤️😁"

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