There are literally hundreds of stitches and variations of stitches used in needlework. This section features diagrams for working a wide variety of basic and specialty embroidery stitches. Because stitching is always evolving, this area will always be a work in progress.
Visit the Stitch Diagrams Page to learn how to work a stitch using the easy-to-read diagrams, or to select a unique stitch for your project.
Stitches on this site have been organized by type and category and currently includes hundreds of stitches for basic embroidery and needlepoint. Simply lick the category to view the available stitches and the variations of the stitches featured on the site.
Please note that a stitch may appear in more than one area, depending on its use.