Friday, July 1, 2011

Herringbone Stitch

Herringbone stitch is a very simple stitch.
When herrigbone stitch is use in a curve design, the re
sult is more attractive than doing it on a parallel line.
The pictures below will describe the sequence step by step to do herring
bone.If anybody needs more details, please writeto me.
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Mahalakshmi said...

Beautiful work Very neat.I love herringbone stitch and has been thinking of using this in one of my works for a long time now.This is an inspiration and I will surely try this out,if possible with the same design:)...

Dolly laishram said...

Hi Mahalakshmi.
Thanks for visiting my blog. Herringbone is of my fav stitch. I used this stitch quite often on T Shirts. :)

Manju Modiyani said...

Hi..I have a few questions...Actually I have done embroidery only on matte cloth in that I'm free for a couple of months I wish to start all this again.. I loved this herringbone stitch..

But can u plz tell me what type of cloth and thread we need to use? This thread looks shiny..plz guide...


Dolly laishram said...

Hi Manju,

In this tutorial, I have use silk threads, but the most convenient ones would be anchor threads and these embroidery can be done on any kind of cloth depending on your project..
Let me know if u need more help

Manju Modiyani said...

Ok! Thanks a lot Dolly! Will surely ask u my queries if I have any... :)