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Embroidery stitches. Always nice to know for beginners.

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Hand Embroidery: Lettering and Text Index

Hand embroidery is a great way to personalize gifts, and what better way to make a gift personal, than to write something on it? In these free step-by-step lessons, you'll learn a variety of hand embroidery stitches perfect for text, with tips on how to make your embroidered lettering look magnificent!

I ❤ embroidery . . . a step by step illustration of how to work basque stitch. Basque stitch creates a line of twisted loops which looks good on a curved line. ~By SharonB, Pintangle