Stepped Running Stitch

It is about playing the thread in two or three lines of running stitch. The run stitches need to be of same length and the run stitches should have same distance between them. It helps to create several embroidery patterns by just moving the threads through the running stitches. Unlike Parallel Running Stitch, in Stepped Running Stitch […]

Parallel | Laced | Interlaced | Whipped Running Stitches

Parallel Running stitch For embroidering decorative borders, Parallel Running stitch can be used. It involves simple run stitches.With loops or waves weaved with different colored or same colored thread, it gives a lacy look. These stitches are variation to the ordinary running stitch. The process: 1. Stitch two or more rows or running stitch. 2. Take different […]

Darning Stitch

The Darning Stitch is actually used to repair the torn areas of any cloth. But this stitch is also used in hand embroidery. This embroidery employs simple running stitch. These running stitches are done in several rows maintaining a certain pattern to create designs. The length of the stitches may also vary to create the design. The process: […]