Mirrored Blanket Stitch

Mirrored Blanket Stitch

Mirrored Blanket stitch is one of the decorative variations of the Blanket stitch. The stitches are alternately narrow and widely spaced. This creates a beautiful repetitive pattern.

Other names of the stitch

The Mirrored Blanket stitch is also called the Up and down blanket stitch or Mirrored buttonhole stitch.

Mirrored Blanket stitch - Front and Back side

Applications of Mirrored Blanket stitch

This beautiful embroidery stitch is used for:

  • Outlines
  • Edges
  • Decorative borders
  • Surface decorative embroidery

More embroidery stitches from the Blanket stitch family:

Video tutorial

Watch this video tutorial and learn how to embroider Mirrored Blanket stitch.

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What’s next?

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