Stitch Library

Ink/Stitch stitch types can be roughly divided into three sections: stroke, satin and fill.

Stroke

Stroke stitches can be used for: outlines, line art embroidery or to add details into your design.

Running Stitch

Running stitch produces a series of small stitches following a line or curve.

Running Stitch Detail

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Bean Stitch

Bean stitch describes a repetition of running stitches back and forth. This would result in thicker threading.

Bean Stitch Detail

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Manual Stitch

In manual stitch mode Ink/Stitch will use each node of a path as a needle penetration point, exactly as you placed them.

Manual Stitch Detail

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Zig-Zag Stitch

Zig-Zag stitches are a very basic option to create a simple zig-zag line. We recommend to use them only for straight lines, because they will not stitch nicely around edges. In most cases, you would prefer a satin column instead.

Zigzag Stitch Detail

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Satin

Satin Column

Satin stitch is mostly used for borders, letters or small fill areas.

Ink/Stitch will draw zig-zags back and forth between two lines, while you can vary the thickness of the column as you like.

Satin Column Detail

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E-Stitch

The biggest purpose for E-stitch is a simple but strong cover stitch for applique items. Mainly for baby cloths as their skin tends to be more sensitive.

E-Stitch Detail

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Fill

Fill Stitch

Fill stitch is used to fill big areas with a color.

Fill stitch realistic

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