Tutorial on how to do some basic cross stitch stitches inlcuding half-stitch, quarter
How to Backstitch Curves in Cross Stitch. Creating curves in cross stitching can be a challenge. Standard cross stitches may have a jagged appearance, so it .
Second in importance only to the cross stitch, the backstitch enhances and defines areas that have already been cross stitched. I have not done a pattern yet that .
The back stitch is not worked until all the cross stitches have been completed. To make a row of back stitches: bring the needle up at 1, down at 2, up at 3, and .
To create beautiful cross stitch designs, DMC recommends starting your. . the backstitch symbol, make a cross stitch in that square, then add the backstitch last.