Your question: What is a chain stitch in embroidery?

How do you do a chain stitch step by step?

Begin your chain stitch by bringing the thread up at the starting point. Take the needle back through the same hole then down again a short distance away without pulling the thread all the way through. Loop the thread around the bottom of the needle. Pull the thread all the way through until a loop forms.

What is the difference between chain stitch and lock stitch?

Chain stitch strength is higher than the lock stitch. Lock stitch strength is lower than the chain stitch. At the top of the stitch, it appears like a lock stitch and at the bottom, it looks like a double chain. On both sides of the stitch, it appears the same.

What is a bullion stitch?

: a decorative stitch similar to the French knot forming very short bars.

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