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Video: How to Sew a Web Stitch

Threads magazine - 186 - Aug./Sept. 2016 Issue

Evamarie Gomez and Carol Fresia; Videographer: Jeff Roos

Embroidery Stitches 101: Web Stitch

In Threads #186, June/July 2016, author India Hayford explores Yemenite Jewish hand embroidery and shows how to combine simple stitches to create complex designs. Now, Threads seamstress Norma Bucko demonstrates how to create one of these basic embroidery stitches: the web stitch.

embroidery spider web stitch

The web, or spider-web stitch, is a needle-woven stitch that makes a beautiful center for an embroidered medallion.

More Hand Embroidery Stitches






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  1. User avater irathabsewin July 20th

    I just watched all five videos-very well done! To preview an upcoming issue is a great idea.

  2. User avater MillieNicholls July 5th

    Great technique, I will definitely try making that kind of a embroidery.

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