Learn to Embroider Part 4: Backstitch video
Learn to Embroider Part 4: Backstitch
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Surrounded by fabric and farmland, Linda Augsburg loves playing with patterns and prints, and she dreams of a day when she can finish a sewing project at the same moment that the bobbin empties. Full bio »

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Learn the most fundamental embroidery stitch! Backstitching is often used to add borders, curved and straight lines, outlines and lettering.

In this Quilt & Sew Tips Learn to Embroider Part 4: Backstitch online video class brought to you by Annie's Creative Studio, needlecraft expert Linda Augsburg demonstrates how to work the backstitch step-by-step.

In this online video class, you'll learn how to:
  • Secure your thread with knotting or tacking.
  • Work the backstitch evenly.
  • Backstitch in straight or curved lines.
  • Backstitch with beads, and do a final threading stitch to make the beads stay in a straight line.
  • Embroider backstitch on crochet fabric.
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