As I really didn’t want to start wrong on my ‘Twas the night before Christmas’ quilt, I thought I’d better check-out what a stem stitch is. I found this tutorial:
Well that looks real easy. I think I will have a go now.
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Just to be sure, I also checked if I was right about the technique of the basis backstitch.
In the collage below, you can see my first update of this stitchery quilt from CrapApple Hill.