Triple Chain Stitch

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Triple chain stitch can be used to embroider a multi-colored wide band.

Triple chain stitch - hand embroidery tutorial

Stitch two closely placed, parallel lines of chain stitch.

Triple chain stitch - hand embroidery tutorial

Triple chain stitch - hand embroidery tutorial

I am going to use another color for the third row. Bring the needle up in between the two rows,

Lace the needle through the chains on both sides as shown below.

Triple chain stitch - hand embroidery tutorial

A loop is connecting the two rows.

Triple chain stitch - hand embroidery tutorial

Complete the chain by going down at the starting point. Note how the loop is below the needle.

Triple chain stitch - hand embroidery tutorial

First chain is ready.

Triple chain stitch - hand embroidery tutorial

Repeat steps to stitch the next chain.

Triple chain stitch - hand embroidery tutorial

To make it easier, you can also lift the loop using the needle.

Triple chain stitch - hand embroidery tutorial

Triple chain stitch - hand embroidery tutorial

Triple chain stitch - hand embroidery tutorial

Completed look

Triple chain stitch - hand embroidery tutorial

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