Laid work, Trellis and Satin Stitch

All traditional crewelwork stitches

Now for some tips on some very ‘traditional’ crewelwork stitches. You will find laid work, trellis and satin stitch in nearly every crewelwork piece you complete. 

Whilst they can all take some time to ‘perfect’, with good needle handling skills and practice, you will achieve beautiful results.

Tips for stitching these traditional stitches

You will find below a downloadable PDF with tips and suggestions for stitching these traditional and common crewelwork stitches, specifically for Nicola’s crewelwork birds.

Nicola Jarvis SAL head and shoulder