some great tutorials on hand embroidery
DIY - Fabric & Thread & Yarn
Chicken scratch embroidery involves only about three or four types of stitches – the running stitch, the cross stitch, the double cross stitch, the threaded running stitch.
.Broderie Suisse / Swiss Embroidery / Chicken Scratch - Christmas pattern done as a table runner or placemat - could also be done in other colors and would still be pretty
Chicken Scratch how to
Wheat ear stitch in detail. Ricamo con tutorial foto Per abiti
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