This pattern would easily be worked in a linear stitch such as stem stitch, and if you need tips on how to transfer patterns to fabric take a look at this free tutorial
tattoo down spine, arm or waist. or like a belt flower border idea
daisy chain a lot of good patterns for embroidery
Neat way to do Padded Stitch ♥
This is how you get really smooth, lovely satin stitches. Outline in split or chain stitch, fill in the area with chain or long & short stitches, and then do the satin stitch. The underlying stitches support the satin stitch and help it to lay smoothly.
Rope stitch - a series of closed up twisted chain stitches to form an embossed rope. Uses the twisted chain stitch.
Instructions for almost every embroidery stitch - eyelet stitch
Spiral embroidery stitch, tutorial step by step
the caterpillar stitch
embroidery stitch that ends up looking a little like softball stitching