Tutorial: Herringbone stitch variation 3

Tutorial: Herringbone stitch variation 3

herringbone stitch variation 3

Variation 3

For this variation, you embroider three herringbone stitches over another. You start with a taller than wide herringbone stitch.

herringbone stitch variation 3

Begin the 2nd row a little bit more inwards than the previous row. Continue to stitch a little bit below/above the previous stitch.

herringbone stitch variation 3

Stitch the 3rd row even smaller than the middle row.

herringbone stitch variation 3

three colored and uni

You can do this stitch variation in one color, too, or stitch the two outer rows in one color and the middle one on a contrast color. Achieve an ombre effect by choosing a lighter and darker hue of the main color. The color variations are huge with this stitch!


Click here for the other herringbone stitch tutorials.


Anne is an embroidery enthusiast living in rural north eastern Germany.

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