Needle and thread embroidery detail
Stitch guide for the needle and thread stitching on my Simple Needle Book.
- Sewing machine: Janome Horizon MC8900
- Blog post: Christmas Catch-Up: Simple Needle Book tutorial
I used this stitch combo to decorate the front of my simple needle case. Add or subtract loop stitches (Stitch 132) to make longer or shorter borders. If you’re using a Janome 8900 sewing machine, make sure to mirror the stitches as shown below to keep the stitches joining up smoothly without jumps; if using another machine, stitch out samples to find the best stitch and mirroring settings.
Spool, Thread, and Needle Combo
Program stitch combination: