Basic Stitches

Appearance in pattern - B'st, BST or BS

Most often used as an outline stitch. Work the basic stitch from right to left keeping distance between stitch beginnings equal and consistent. Do not allow needle to pierce existing stitches, as this will affect stitch appearance.

Backstitch (over 2)
Backstitch (Aida)
Backstitch (perf paper)
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