Friday, January 10, 2014

Back to Basics : Square Stitch

For those of you who work on a loom you will be very familiar with the look of square stitch and for anyone in love with a loom pattern but beads off loom this is the stitch you need to know.  
A wonderfully easy stitch with no complex turns you definitely need this one in your repertoire of bead stitches.

Square Stitch

Monday, January 6, 2014

Back to Basics : Ladder Stitch & Herringbone Stitch

Our second installment of Back to Basics contains two stitches that are often used together, Ladder Stitch which is often used as a base for other stitches like, as we show, Herringbone Stitch.

So first up....Ladder Stitch

And Herringbone Stitch