Lazy daisies are made from individual chain stitches arranged in a circle. 1. Stitch up at A. 2. Stitch back down at A. Do not pull the thread all the way through. 3. Stitch up at B, just above A. Pass the needle through the thread loop. 4. Stitch down at C, holding the loop of thread in place. 5. The finished petal looks like this. 6. Make more stitches in a circle.
a step by step illustration of how to work threaded back stitch This quick stitch creates a useful decorative line. Since threaded back stitch can be worked in different weights of thread, colours, or textures it lends itself to many interesting variations and it is possible to create numerous effects.