Yo-Yos and Couching: Two Easy-to-Do Embellishment Techniques
Couching is simply sewing a heavy thread in place with a finer thread. Its a retro technique, too, that was originally done by hand, but it works beautifully by machine as well. I use a zigzag stitch to secure the heavy thread in place.
Tree Embroidery a tiny little leaves stitching, lovely detail work
DIY 5 Blanket Stitch Variations and Tutorials from coletterie here. I post a lot of DIYs that use blanket stitch from clothing using fleece . - DIY and Crafts
Textileria: 96 embroidery samples by Karen Barbe
this lovely open work stitching works so well with two colors.