Hand embroidered tree with blossoms by Mary Corbet | The embroidery on the tree consists of three stitches: split stitch, straight stitch (or tiny seed stitches, sometimes doubled), and French knots.

Hand embroidered tree with blossoms by Mary Corbet | The embroidery on the tree consists of three stitches: split stitch, straight stitch (or tiny seed stitches, sometimes doubled), and French knots.

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Hand embroidery does not have to be complicated to look good! The simplest stitch - the straight stitch - makes a pretty nice flower when you follow these easy tips!

Hand embroidery does not have to be complicated to look good! The simplest stitch - the straight stitch - makes a pretty nice flower when you follow these easy tips!

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Whipped straight stitch | Di van Niekerk  Use thread, wool or ribbon and make a straight stitch. Come up where you started and pull the thread, wool or ribbon to tighten the stitch. Wrap the stitch with ribbon, thread or wool, depending in the texture that your require.

Whipped straight stitch | Di van Niekerk Use thread, wool or ribbon and make a straight stitch. Come up where you started and pull the thread, wool or ribbon to tighten the stitch. Wrap the stitch with ribbon, thread or wool, depending in the texture that your require.

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Learn to stitch! This tutorial will show you how to sew a straight stitch, basting stitch, gathering stitch, zig zag stitch, reverse stitch, how to turn a corner and how to make a buttonhole! PLUS you'll learn how to make your own pillowcase! Super simple and a must for beginner sewers!

Learn to stitch! This tutorial will show you how to sew a straight stitch, basting stitch, gathering stitch, zig zag stitch, reverse stitch, how to turn a corner and how to make a buttonhole! PLUS you'll learn how to make your own pillowcase! Super simple and a must for beginner sewers!

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Paperback: 95 pages  Publisher: Takahashi (May 2013)  Author: Yoshiko Tsukiori  Language: Japanese  Book Weight: 350 Grams  28 Projects of Making Nice

Paperback: 95 pages Publisher: Takahashi (May 2013) Author: Yoshiko Tsukiori Language: Japanese Book Weight: 350 Grams 28 Projects of Making Nice

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Viking / Norse style tunic. Straight stitch, herringbone, chain, and feather stitch. All stitches period except feather stitch, but I made this to wear to work, so not worried. :)

Viking / Norse style tunic. Straight stitch, herringbone, chain, and feather stitch. All stitches period except feather stitch, but I made this to wear to work, so not worried. :)

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