Whipped Chain Stitch

  Just like the Whipped version of Running Stitch, Back Stitch and Stem Stitch, Whipped Chain Stitch is a variation of Chain Stitch. It is done over basic line of Chain Stitch. A same colored thread or different colored thread is walked along each chain stitch of the line             […]

Rosette Chain Stitch

To work on Rosette Chain Stitch, we need to know Twisted Chain Stitch. It has similarities with Oyster Stitch. This variation of Chain Stitch is generally done in straight or curved lines. The challenge I felt while doing this stitch was, if you draw the thread too much the small twisted chain stitches will loose […]

Open Chain Stitch

Open Chain Stitch¬†is done in two lines. If space is left between the two lines, it gives a ladder like look. But, it can also be done without leaving any space in between. This will give this variation of chain stitch more congested look. Decorative stitches or decorative items like beads can be added within […]

Wheatear Stitch

The Wheatear Stitch is another variation of Chain Stitch. It incorporates chain stitches with little diagonal straight stitches. This resembles to wheat stalks when embroidered in straight or curved lines. Single Wheatear Stitches are known as Detached¬†Wheatear Stitch. The Process 1. Pull out the threaded needle through A in the fabric. 2. Now, make two […]