Since we’ve been already been talking about cross-stitch today, now’s an excellent time for a quick refresher on backstitch. Backstitch is used to create solid lines and shapes—and outlines in cross-stitch pieces—so it’s a great embroidery stitch to have in your crafty toolbox. To see how it’s done, check out this handy backstitch diagram from Sublime Stitching!
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