What is ribbon embroidery?

Ribbon Embroidery is an old art that uses ribbon or embroidery floss to stitch the patterns by hand on fabric. There are many different embroidery stitches. Basically there are five different stitches that can be used single or in combination that can create a large number of rows of floral repeating ideas and stitch patterns. The ribbon stitch is for ribbon only, but the lazy daisy, straight stitch, French knots ,Floral and Decorative, and stem stitch can be made with ribbon or thread

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