JaneVille: Hand stitching - Matching the correct embroidery needle with your embroidery thread makes stitching a pleasure. Here's a handy chart to help you pair your long eyed embroidery needle with pearl cotton thread.
Mary Corbet of Needlenthread has video tutorials on many different stitches. Here's how she tackles the tricky French knot. It's really worth practising this stitch - look at the beautiful flowers in this photo!
I ❤ embroidery . [Recommended] most full embroidery stitches video tutorial. Ooh, hoping all these links work, because I've been dying to get into embroidery. LOVE that all these stitch tuts are in same place with handy reference images!