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Watch How to Sew a Fly Stitch

Threads #186, Aug./Sept. 2016

Evamarie Gomez and Carol Fresia; Videographer: Jeff Roos


Learn how simple it can be to sew this basic hand embroidery stitch. Threads seamstress Norma Bucko demonstrates a basic embroidery stitch: the fly stitch.

embroidery fly stitch

Check out these additional videos on embroidery stitching:

How to Sew a Fly Stitch

How to Sew a Blanket Stitch

How to Sew a Couching Stitch

How to Sew a 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.


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  1. User avater
    reginzramb | | #1

    Thanks for sharing how to create one of these basic embroidery stitches..

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