Embroidery Stitches & Techniques

Practical Embroidery online school is dedicated to sharing information about hand embroidery stitches and techniques. You will find a lot of free bite-sized hand embroidery lessons, tips, and tutorials here.
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Stitch library A-Z

The list of hand embroidery stitches and techniques, grouped by alphabet names.

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Stitch Library by technique

Hand embroidery stitches categorized by the technique used to embroider, also called stitch families.

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Embroidery Supplies, Tools and Materials

A list of my favorite hand embroidery supplies with the links to shop.

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Video lessons

All the video tutorials I share on my YouTube page are listed here.

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Free embroidery patterns

All the free designs I share as a part of a video tutorial or DIY projects are listed here. Click on the design you like and download it for free.

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DIY projects and tutorials

All the projects and tutorials I share as a video or blog post are listed here.

Hand embroidered Chain stitches in yellow and blue colors on off white canvas.

Or maybe you just need some inspiration or a lovely pattern? Check out my hand embroidery pdf patterns and kits. You might find one just right for you.

more ways to learn

Looking for more guidance in your hand embroidery learning? 

Try one of my hand embroidery online courses or workshops! I will take you by the hand and lead you with a step by step video lessons and detailed explanations of all the stitches and techniques involved.