Chevron stitch video tutorial

Chevron stitch video tutorial

A chevron stitch is a zig-zag-shaped stitch done between two parallel lines. The lines can be straight and also curved. 

Tiny horizontal straight stitches are connected with diagonal lines to make this beautiful stitch. You can use this stitch as an outline stitch, border stitch, or filling stitch.

The distance between parallel lines and the diagonal stitches’ angle will define the stitches’ size and density. 

Watch this video tutorial and learn how to embroider a Chevron stitch.

If you want to use a Chevron stitch for filling, also watch these video tutorials:

If you are going to use a Chevron stitch for border design or outlines, I recommend also watch a Double chevron stitch video tutorial.


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Looking for a project where you could use the chevron stitch?
Rainbow Comet hand embroidery pdf pattern and instructions

☆ PDF pattern and embroidery instructions that include: Material list; Printable embroidery pattern; Stitch guide; Color guide; Instructions for pattern transfer; Step by step embroidery instructions with photos; Instructions for finishing your embroidery in a hoop; List of embroidery resources – video tutorials and articles
☆ The pattern is written in English
☆ The size of the finished hoop – 4 inches / 10 cm.

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Chevron stitch video tutorial