overhand stitch

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Noun1.overhand stitch - a stitch passing over an edge verticallyoverhand stitch - a stitch passing over an edge vertically
embroidery stitch, sewing stitch - a stitch made with thread and a threaded sewing needle through fabric or leather
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A simple overhand stitch is easy to master, but even a basic running stitch (like a basting stitch) will do.
7 Stitch the first figure together with blanket or overhand stitch, ensuring you stitch around and not through the ribbon at the ends of the arms.
Sew with an overhand stitch, catching the double warp selvage ends with sewing thread.