Check out this step by step needlepoint tutorial with instructions for right and left-handers to learn how to work the Continental Tent Stitch.: For Right-Handers: How to Work the Continental Tent Needlepoint Stitch
Worked on plastic canvas in tent stitch, using some cheap perle threads picked up in a sale. The diamonds were worked first, then the contrasting lines filled in in white. It is backed with thin craft foam fixed with a double sided adhesive film.
Heraldic Purse - Linen, embroidered with silk in tent stitch The heraldry on this purse reflects four marriages (that is, four family alliances), culminating in that of Sir Henry Parker and Elizabeth Calthorpe - English - ca.