Feather Stitch, Fly Stitch for Peacock Feathers? - Some basic embroidery stitches. Note the old way of doing stem stitch - nowadays we come up through the same hole, effectively stitching along a single line.
quick overview of basic embroidery stitches to accent knit or crochet
My Pretty Little Things - retired in Cute border designs that use basic embroidery stitches
Basic-stitches - this embroidery-ess maven - Amy is AWESOME! My love of embroidery has been re-awakened! Her designs are truly adorable and beautiful.
Lazy daisies are made from individual chain stitches arranged in a circle. Stitch up at A. Stitch back down at A. Do not pull the thread all the way through. Stitch up at B, just above A. Pass the needle through the thread loop.
Embroidery is one of my favorite craft mediums. It’s the perfect ‘lap’ project to work on while watching a movie and I love that I can pick up my project, work on a few stitches and just as easily put it down again.