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Chicken Scratch (Snowflaking) 

Chicken Scratch is also known as snowflaking, gingham embroidery and Amish embroidery. It is usually worked on a gingham check in order to have a lacy look. Find chicken scratch tutorials, information, free chicken scratch projects and stitches used.

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img Chicken Scratch & Candlewicking
Chicken Scratch is an easy and fun type of embroidery done on gingham fabric. by Pegasus Originals - Paperback Amazon
img Chicken Scratch for all Occassions
Many chicken scratch designs. by Pegasus Originals
img Even more Chicken Scratch
Designs include: Butterflies, Rooster Weathervane, Quilt Square, Lace Ribbon, Elephant, Windmill, Tall Ship, Daisy Field, Rose, Cherries, Chicken on a Stick, Panda and much more. by Pegasus Originals - Paperback
img Smyrna Stitch (Double Cross Stitch/Snowflack Stitch)
This video will show you how to do the Smyrna Stitch which is a textured stitch which can be used as a filler, as a border and in chicken scratch embroidery. This stitch is also called the double cross stitch or Snowflake stitch. Needlepointers.com
Chicken Scratch
This article explains what is chicken scratch, supplies, stitches and more. Nordic Needle
Chicken Scratch & Quilting in Kentucky
For Sale: One-of-a-kind, handmade chicken scratch squares.
Chicken Scratch Basics
Learn about the materials used, the stitches and basic instructions. About.com
Chicken Scratch Books and Patterns for sale.
Velona Needlecraft in Anaheim Hills, CA has chicken scratch books and patterns for purchase. Click the link if you are interested. Velona Needlecraft
Chicken Scratch Embroidery
A free tutorial, free pattern and stitch guide. Pink Paper Peppermints
Chicken Scratch Embroidery
Examples chicken scratch embroidery stitched on aprons and stitch instructions. Feeling Stitchy
Chicken Scratch Embroidery Instructions + Star Pattern
What is chicken scratch embroidery? This articles tells about chicken scratch embroidery, the stitches, how to read a pattern and a star pattern. West Virginia University
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Chicken Scratch Embroidery Instructions + Star Pattern
A comprehensive article on how to do chicken scratch embroidery. Univerity of Kentucky
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Chicken Scratch Embroidery Tutorial
The instructions are written in French. But the illustration is self-explanatory on how to do the double cross stitch. L'arbracigogn
Chicken Scratch Embroidery Tutorial
Learn about chicken scratch and how to do chicken scratch. Sarah's Hand Embroidery Tutorials
Chicken Scratch General Instructions + Heart Trio Pattern
Fabric, hoop, needle, thread and general instruction. Pegasus Originals
Chicken Scratch Tutorial + Small Heart Pattern
Discover the breathtaking elegance of an antique craft, Chicken Scratch. The sophisticated beauty and delicate designs produce an effect of hand-woven lace on gingham. Small heart pattern. Craftown
Pattern - Cat
A chicken scratch pattern. Nordic Needle
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Pattern - Free Chicken Scratch Square Pattern
About.com Cross Stitch
Patterns - Chicken Scratch
Three free chicken scratch patterns. About.com
Patterns - Cross Stitch on Gingham
Some patterns for cross stitching on gingham. Lace N Ribbon Roses
Project - Chicken Scratch Bookmark
A bookmark tutorial. Kerri Made
Stitch - Double Cross-Stitch
Instruction on how to make the basic chicken scratch stitch - the double cross-stitch. Needlepointers.com
Stitch - Running Stitch
Learn how to make the running stitch - a basic chicken scratch stitch. Needlepointers.com
Stitch - Woven Circle Stitch
Instructions for doing the woven circle stitch - a chicken scratch stitch.
Stitches - Chicken Scratch Stitches
Learn chicken scratch stitches - cross stitch, woven circle, double cross stitch and woven oval. Sarah's Hand Embroidery Tutorials
Stitches - Chicken Scratch Stitches
Instructions for three simple stitches—the double cross-stitch, the straight running stitch, and the woven circle stitch. Stitch School

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