6 Patterns Back stitch | How to Embroider Alphabets, Letters and Decorative Arrangements

Back stitch is a very simple stitch, so it is recommended for those who are just starting to embroider.

This time, we will introduce 6 patterns of Back stitches, including the basic Back stitch embroidery method, how to embroider alphabets and letters, how to embroider alphabets by embroidering Back stitches side by side, and how to add decorative embroidery to Back stitches.

At the bottom of the page, there is a page that summarizes the Back stitch method of each of the 6 patterns this time.
Please refer to the photos and GIF videos for explanations.

Finished embroidery


Watch a video on how to embroidery

Click here to download the Free embroidery pattern

Print the PDF in A4 size and borderless.


6 patterns Back stitch

How to Back stitch

Embroidering word with Back stitch (Thin thread ver.)

Back stitch embroidery of shadowed alphabets (Thick thread ver.) | List of decorations for A-Z shadows

Alphabet like a knit pattern is embroidered by arranging Back stitch alternately

Make fringe embroidery with Back stitch

Decorative embroidery with Back stitch and wool thread | Threaded Backstitch