Simple Straight Stitch Tutorial

Simple Straight Stitch Tutorial
Simple Straight Stitch Tutorial
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This Simple Straight Stitch Tutorial is definitely one you will want to learn if you are just starting to try embroidery. The straight stitch is a really great stitch to know and learn because it is super versatile when it comes to embroidery. Whether you are looking to create very long straight lines, or want to use this stitch to create short lines that you can make curve, the straight stitch has got you covered. Plus, this sewing video shows you how easy it is to master, yet how much it can add to your project! 

Project TypeLearn a Technique

Time to CompleteUnder an hour

Sewn byHand


Materials List

  • Thread
  • Sewing needle

Straight Stitch Tutorial

How to Embroider the Straight Stitch

  1. With your threaded needle start from the back.

  2. Come up at your line.

  3. Bring your stitch backwards onto the line, and pull your thread through.

  4. Bring your thread back up through your line, and stitch back into the hole you had previously come out of in your first stitch.

  5. Repeat this process.

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I'm so excited to get into embroidery and this basic video is such a great place for me to start I feel like! This is super helpful and I'm hoping this will get me more comfortable with sewing!


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