With Split Stitch, you split your thread with the point of the needle in the middle of each stitch. The overlap adds texture to the hand embroidered line.
three stitches: split stitch, straight stitch (or tiny seed stitches, sometimes doubled), and French knots.
The French knot is one of those embroidery stitches that is either your best friend or your worst enemy. If you have trouble with French knots, try these five tips for foolproof French knots. Youll find yourself a happy knot-maker in no time!