This stitch is used for Shadow Work on fine transparent fabric and can be worked on the right side of the fabric as in (A).
A small Back Stitch worked alternately on eanch side of the traced double lines (dotted lines show the formation of the thread at the back). Continue reading
Backstitch is an embroidery stitch used for outlining the entire perimeter or part of a design, to add detail or emphasis, or for lettering an embroidery work. Backstitch is usually indicated on a chart by solid lines with the shade code indicated on the chart or key. This stitch is added after the line being broken by the cross stitches. Continue reading