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Sewing 101: 14 Types of Embroidery Stitches

Written by the MasterClass staff

Last updated: Feb 25, 2022 • 4 min read

Basic embroidery stitches can also be a useful way to close up seams, create gathers, or stitch together quilting. To make your own DIY home embroidery project, you want to understand the basic kinds of embroidery stitches first.