RUNNING STITCH - From "The Gentle Art of Stitching" by Jane Brocket. Here are illustrated examples of Kantha, a traditional form of handwork in rural India and Bangladesh encompassing a wide range of design that uses only the running stitches.
Learn how to upgrade a basic tote bag to a beautiful handmade accessory with this Kantha Inspired Tote Bag Tutorial. Add a touch of boho style to your bag with bright patchwork and kantha-inspired embroidery.
Even if you prefer to sew by machine, there will come times when hand stitching is your best option. Hand stitching is usually preferred for finishing waistbands, linings, and hems, when you want to achieve a flawless finish.