satin stitch

A sampler of a variety of filling stitches: in purple is chain stitch; green and pink, blankets stitch; blue, turkey knots; red, satin stitch; brown etc, lattice; mustard, burden stitch ; light blue, couched lattice.
Improving Your Stitch: Filling Stitches

This month I’ve been thinking a lot about filling stitches – specifically Satin Stitch and…

Prep and Punch: Drawing and Embroidery Digitizing

Embroidery Digitizing in the Real World Digitizers-in-training justifiably bemoan the lack of a single, clear-cut…

Jane Greenoff, renowned cross stitch designer and author
Six of the Best – Lessons Learned

In the past six years, we’ve had over 3700 posts about embroidery here at Mr X…

Stitchalicious' crewel experiment
Improving Your Stitch: Go On, Touch It

Last post we were talking about filling stitches and how to perfect the shiny smooth…

Craftster Pick of the Week – Adventures in Satin Stitching

Time for another look at some of the great work featured in the forums at…