How To: Do the Back Stitch

Do the Back Stitch

Another simple hand-embroidery stitch, the backstitch is useful in many applications. It's commonly seen in counted-thread embroidery, like counted cross stitch, but it's also used often in free-style surface embroidery. Watch this video from Needle 'n Thread to see how it's done.

Follow WonderHowTo on Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, and Flipboard

Life Hacks for Your Smartphone

Fresh tips every day.

1 Comment

Thanks this was very helpful to me as I teach my daughter to do simple embroidery.

Share Your Thoughts

  • Hot
  • Latest