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Words related to backstitch

an overlapping stitch made by starting the next stitch at the middle of the preceding one

do backstitches

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Backstitch elements overlay the lower face of the backing.
Sew sides together with a sewing machine, or backstitch with needle and thread.
Familiary with the fundamentals of the craft is generally presumed, although a brief introduction does refresh the reader's memory on stitch symbols, as well as how to make basic stitches (including backstitch, right-hand stitch, chain stitch, chevron stitch, cretan stitch, and many more).
Seven children stay to try the running stitch, the backstitch and French knots on small burlap pieces.
On each circle, draw two curved lines in chalk then backstitch the two curved lines in white thread.