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Watch How to Sew a Web Stitch

Watch to learn how to create this basic hand embroidery stitch.
Threads #186, Aug./Sept. 2016

Evamarie Gomez and Carol Fresia; Videographer: Jeff Roos

The web, or spider-web stitch, is a needle-woven stitch that makes a beautiful center for an embroidered medallion. Threads seamstress Norma Bucko demonstrates how to create this basic embroidery stitch: the web stitch.

embroidery spider web stitch


In Threads #186, Aug./Sept. 2016, author India Hayford explores Yemenite Jewish hand embroidery and shows how to combine simple stitches to create complex designs.

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    MillieNicholls | | #1

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

  2. irathabsewin | | #2

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

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