"Gorgeous embroidery from the Indian design company Botto. Love the use of orange and fuchsia together and the way the darker colored background emphasizes the forms. This appears to be just straight stitches, but with such rhythm!
This is how you get really smooth, lovely satin stitches. Outline in split or chain stitch, fill in the area with chain or long & short stitches, and then do the satin stitch. The underlying stitches support the satin stitch and help it to lay smoothly.
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!