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How to Seed Stitch – embroidery video

How to Seed Stitch - embroidery video

Want to learn the basics of hand embroidery with an easy online workshop – totally free?

Sign up for Embroidery 101 here. You’ll learn how to get started, the tools and supplies you’ll need, the four most basic stitches, how to transfer your pattern and how to display your work.

If you already know the basics – sign up for Embroidery 201. It’s also free! You’ll learn how to stitch on specialty fabrics like felt and stretchy T-shirts. Plus you’ll learn lots and lots and LOTS more stitches – all my favorites!

Seed stitch is one of my favorite fill stitches. It’s really easy to do and it makes a great texture – perfect for grassy fields and shaggy critters.

There’s an extra post all about choosing colors for seed stitch to get maximum texture. Read it here.

Happy stitching!

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  1. Barb Moser SAYS...

    Thank you so much for your encouragement and helpful videos. My 6th grade art students have learned 5 different stitches by watching your videos. We hope that you will continue to make videos and help us.

  2. em SAYS...

    Dear wendi,great stuff,thank you for the free patterns I will be back to order a kit. Do you have premade kits I like the dog and cat. And redwork ideas would be nice.thank you lots

    • I do have several premade kits – mostly for stuffed animals. You can find all of them in the Kits section of the shop, and also as an option under each pattern.

      • Chris SAYS...

        Thank you so much for your super helpful videos!