Hand Stitching

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Embroidery, cross-stitch and other projects involving stitching by hand.

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AINIA Embroidery Stitches

AINIA Embroidery Stitches

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Twisted Chain Stitch in #embroidery

Twisted Chain Stitch is a part of the chain stitch family. In this stitch, the chain is little twisted while working and hence it’s name. When we make the chain, instead of the regular wrapping around the needle, we will take it in another direction. You can see from the below tutorial. It gives a richer look to...Read More »

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Ombre Embroidery Sampler Tutorial

I love ombre. Whether it’s on a dress, or on a wall, I just love the effect. And for a while now I’ve been mulling over the idea of creating an ombre embroidery sampler. (I should add h…

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Winter's Tale: 35 Cross-stitch Patterns | Журнал Ярмарки Мастеров

I think winter is the perfect time for doing needlework. Cozy up in your favorite chair, wrap in a blanket, turn on the show in the background and embroider, embroider

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How to frame cross stitch and embroidery using sticky board

There are a number of ways to prepare your finished cross stitch or embroidery for framing. One of the easiest is to use self-stick mounting...

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AINIA Embroidery Idea

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Stitch Library

Stitch tutorials, lessons, tips for better stitches and samplers for practice - everything in one free library.

25+ Pieces of Funny Cross Stitch That Will Leave You Laughing
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25+ Funny Cross Stitches with Unexpectedly Modern Humor

This is not your grandmother’s needlework.

Hand Embroidered Lettering

You've just completed a lovely piece of embroidered art but have decided that it is missing something - text! It can be so fun to add a favorite quote or name to your work, but what stitch should you use? Below I've included a look at my favorite hand embroidery stitches for lettering. Scroll down for information on each stitch, plus photos and a full video tutorial (almost an hour long!) with demos for each stitch and variations. I used a full strand of 6-ply cotton embroidery floss for all…

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Tutorial How to frame your embroidery work in a hoop | Studio Koekoek

This is a short tutorial on how to frame your cross stitch work into an embroidery hoop. Studio Koekoek | your shop for modern cross stitch supplies.

Singing in the Rain Embroidery Patterns
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Singing in the Rain Embroidery Patterns |

Add some fun color and pops of Spring to your decor with these Singing in the Rain Embroidery Patterns! They are great for beginner or expert stitchers!

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PATTERN Killin It Grim Reaper Cross Stitch Pattern | Etsy
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Killin It - Grim Reaper Gothic Cross Stitch Pattern - Modern, Funny, Macabre, Gothic, Halloween, Occult

KILLIN' IT Grim Reaper Cross Stitch Pattern Dark humor is the best humor. Great beginner stitch! Finished stitch area on 14 aida is 4.36 inches wide by 4.93 inches high. For another version of this sweet little reaper go here: https://www.etsy.com/ca/listing/602749671/i-love-you-to-death-grim-reaper-cross KIT available on website! https://www.thewitchystitcher.com/product-page/kit-killin-it-grim-reaper ★This listing is for the pattern only. No physical item will be sent. It is an instant…

French Knot betz white 3
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French Knot Tips - Betz White

Learn how to make a successful French Knot every time!