How to do the Braided Chain Stitch - Sarah's Hand Embroidery Tutorials
Also known as: Hungarian Braided Chain Stitch The braided chain stitch is worked almost the same way as the heavy chain stitch. There is only a slight difference in the way the needle is taken under the existing loops, thus giving it a totally...
Redwork Lessons - Sarah's Hand Embroidery Tutorials
In this tutorial, the step by step process on how I went about finishing this design is mentioned. You may click on the stitch name to go to the lessons of those stitches. I have used Anchor thread nu
My folk-art imagery reflects my multi-cultural background and my fascination with folkart from around the world. Inspiration comes from memories collected during my African childhood with its animals and grasslands, a sojourn in the green South of England and time spent in Connecticut, Tennessee, Utah and Ohio.
Embroidery Stitch examples. I kind of just make things up that look good when I embroider [like how I hate sewing with patterns] - but maybe I should attempt to learn the correct way of doing things. someday.
Sarah's Hand Embroidery Tutorials - Library of Embroidery Stitches, Patterns, Projects and Books
Embroideries and Stitches with step by step Illustrations, Patterns, Projects and a bit of History.
Tips for Correcting Embroidery Mistakes
Picking out stitches can save an embroidered garment from apparent disaster. With the proper techniques and enough patience, almost any design can be removed and sewn over.
Three Red Apples
Hi there! I found this cute shop on Etsy I wanted to share with you today. It's called " Three Red Apples ". I love the subjects the desig...
Laced Herringbone Stitch - Sarah's Hand Embroidery Tutorials
Also known as: German Interlacing Stitch This stitch requires a base of herringbone stitch, around which we weave using a contrasting colored thread. It is highly decorative and so makes a good stitch for borders. You need to know how to do...
More stitch tutorials
(1) Shisha flower from Let’s Learn Embroidery (2) Bullion knots (video) from Karen Ruane (3) Open base needlewoven picot from Pintangle (4) Embroidered leaf from Ella’s Craft Creations …
Giveaway winner in stitches
Thank you to all of you who wrote about your favorite stitch this past week for the 2000 Likes on Facebook Giveaway. I loved hearing your descriptions of how certain stitches bring back sweet memor…