Pulled thread. I learned these techniques from my grandma!
step by step illustration: stepped threaded running stitch
OP says, "ricamo con nastro". Just the series of photos, but a lovely ribbon embroidery border.
This site has lots of pretty floral edgings and letters. Great for inspiration on how to use different types of stitches.
Needle Weaving! A fun craft to try with your older children or for yourself :)
Embroidered letter 'E', (Royer 254, enlarged to 12 cm) Elisabetta ricami a mano <> (needlework, embroidery, monogram, alphabet)
BORDADO RICHELIEU PASSO A PASSO
LOVE this site! Tutorials! Tips for working better bullion stitch, thread twist and wrapping direction, to hoop or not to hoop.
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