Redwork Embroidery

Redwork is the technique of using red embroidery floss and stitching on muslin squares using the outline embroidery stitch. The squares can be sewn together to make quilts, pillow or any other imaginative project.

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Nature's Beauty in Redwork

Twenty-five redwork patterns. by Debra Feece - Paperback - Published 2004 Affiliate Link to Amazon

Red & White : American Redwork Quilts & Patterns (Volumes 1 & 2)

Red & White: American Redwork Quilts and Patterns is the most comprehensive look at redwork available. by DEBORAH HARDING - Published 2000 Affiliate Link to Amazon

Shadow Redwork with Alex Anderson

24 Designs to Mix and Match by Alex Anderson - Paperback - Published 2001 Affiliate Link to Amazon

An Introduction to Redwork Embroidery

Learn basic information about redwork embroidery. Needlework Tips and Techiques

Backstitch (Video)

This video will show you how to hand embroider the backstitch which is a common outline stitch used in counted cross stitch and embroidery.

Design - Redwork Pattern

Kitty Trio - Free Redwork pattern. Block Central

Feathered Heart Pillow

A quick and easy redwork pillow is embellished with red iron-on thread. Kreink

French Knot (Video)

A tutorial on how to do the French knot.

Lazy Daisy Stitch (Video)

Learn how to do the lazy daisy stitch with this video.


How to do redwork embroidery. Phoebe Moon

Running Stitch

Instructions, illustations and video. Annie's Attic

Split Stitch

Written instructions, along with drawing and photo to make the split stitch that looks like a tiny chain stitch. Impressive yet simple to do. Sublime Stitching

Stem Stitch

Illustration, instructions and video describing how to make the common stitch primarily used for outlining. Annie's Attic

Straight Stitch

Illustration, instructions and video showing how to create the straight stitch, which is the basis of many hand-embroidery stitches. Annie's Attic

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