How To Embroider The Back Stitch For Beginners
Come up from the back of your fabric.
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Move one stitch length forward and stitch back down.
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Skip one stitch length forward and come up from the back.
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Now stitch backwards, meeting where your previous stitch ended.
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Here’s one stitch all the way through.
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Continue this stitch to create a nice solid line, trying to keep stitch length even.
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Corners are very easy, just make sure your stitches end and begin right on the corner.
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For a straight line stitches can be any length you want.
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For curved lines smaller stitches will help keep the curves smooth.
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This stitch is perfect for outlining shapes or creating lettering & details. Have fun!
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