This is how you get really smooth, lovely satin stitches. Outline in split or chain stitch, fill in the area with chain or long & short stitches, and then do the satin stitch. The underlying stitches support the satin stitch and help it to lay smoothly.
Twisted chain stitch is a variation of chain stitch. This border stitch is very similar to rope stitch. So knowing this will help us stitch the rope stitch.
This is a beginner level hand applique tutorial. It includes detailed directions for Darcy Ashton's needlturn applique techniques featuring: How to transfer patterns without a lightbox, Basics of Needleturn Applique, How to sew the eyes, Embellishing with embroidery, Plus many hand embroidery stitches including Darcy's unique knotted buttonhole stitch.". | eBay! #embroiderystitchestutorial