Medieval hand-sewing techniques

My collection of medieval hand-sewing techniques & helpful links, postings and sources,…:

Hand-sewing basics & helpful information

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Interesting information, helpful links, postings and tutorials you can find on other blogs and websites concerning Medieval hand sewing techniques:


Basic Hand-sewing Stitches


Running Stitch

Other names: Vorstich, Holbein Stich,…
Usage: Sewing, Blackwork, Lagartera…

Read more about it: “…Hand sewing stitches: Running Stitch & more thoughts about hand sewing”


Back Stitch

Other names: Rückstich, Steppstich
Usage: Sewing

Read more about it: “…Hand sewing stitches: Back Stitch & its connection to Stem Stitch”

I will add more techniques and helpful links, postings, sources,… for you soon.

Best regards Racaire