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Split Stitch Tutorial

Split stitch creates a thicker line (than backstitch)and adds a nice bit of texture to your embroidery.It looks like a dainty chain stitch and can be used for filling and outlining. Watch the video below to see a demonstration of the stitch being used for an outline and for filling.

split stitch demo

Below you can see a stitched example of the different directions used for filling with split stitch...can you tell the difference?

Rows of split stitch side by side

Outline stitched in split stitch first then continue stitching in ever decreasing 'circles'