*Stitch Index* 
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Jacquard Stitch

Kalem Stitch

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Knitting Stitch

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Knitting Stitch 
(Reverse Tvistom)

Knotted Stitch

Knotted Stitch (Single)

Ladder Stitch

Leaf Stitch

Leaf Stitch (Diagonal)

Leaf Stitch with Backstitch

Leviathan Stitch

Leviathan Stitch (Double)

Leviathan Stitch 
(Triple)

Long Armed Cross Stitch

Long Stitch

Long and Short Stitch

Loop Stitch

Mexican Cross Stitch

Milanese Stitch

Montenegrin Stitch

Moorish Stitch

Mosaic Stitch

Mosaic Stitch (Crossed)

Mound Stitch

Nobuko Stitch

Oblique Stitch

Oblique Stitch (Diagonal)

Oblique Stitch (Reverse)

Oblique Slav Stitch

Oblong Cross Stitch

Oblong Cross Stitch with Backstitch

Oriental Stitch

Outline Stitch

Palestrina Stitch

Palace Pattern Stitch

Paris Stitch

Parisian Stitch

Pavillion Stitch

Perspective Stitch

Plait Stitch

Plait Stitch (Crossed)

Plait Stitch (Square)

Plaited Edge Stitch

Plaited Gobelin Stitch

Plaited Interlaced Stitch

Portuguese Cross Stitch

Portuguese Stem Stitch

Princess Pattern Stitch

Pyramid Stitch

Quick Point

Raised Stitch

Raised Cross Stitch

Ray Stitch

Ray Stitch (Expanded)

Renaissance Stitch

Rep Stitch

Reverse Bargello

Reversed Basketweave Stitch

Reversed Cross Stitch

Rhodes Stitch

Ribbed Wheels Stitch

Rice Stitch

Rice Stitch (Padded)

Rococco Stitch

Roman Stitch

Rope Stitch

Roumanian Stitch

Rug Binding Stitch

Rya Stitch

Satin Stitch

Satin Stitch
 (Alternating)

Satin Stitch
 (Padded)

Scotch Stitch

Scotch Stitch (Alternating)

Scotch Stitch (Condensed)

Scotch Stitch (Crossed)

Scotch Stitch (Woven)

Scottish Stitch

Sheaf Stitch

Shell Stitch

Single Knotted Stitch

Slanted Gobelin Stitch

Smyrna Cross Stitch

Sorbello Stitch

Soumak Stitch

Spanish Stitch

Spider Web Stitch

Split Stitch

Sprats Head Stitch

Square Plait Stitch

Star Stitch

Star Stitch (Large)

Stem Stitch

Stem Stitch
 (Diagonal)

Stepped Sheaf Stitch

Surrey Stitch

Sutherland Pattern Stitch

Tapestry Stitch

Tent Stitch

Tent Stitch (Alternating)

Tent Stitch
 (Diagonal Mosaic)

Tie Stitch

Trame

Trammed Tent Stitch

Triangle Stitch

Tufting Stitch

Turkey Stitch

Tvistom Stitch

Two Sided Italian 
Cross Stitch

Upright Cross Stitch

Van Dyke Stitch

Velvet Stitch

Waffle Stitch

Wave Stitch (Closed)

Wave Stitch (Open)

Weaving Stitch

Web Stitch

Wheat Sheaf Stitch

Woven Band Stitch 

Woven Pattern 
Stitch


Rice Stitch Diagram 1
Rice Stitch Diagram 2
Rice Stitch Diagram 3
RICE STITCH
The Rice Stitch is also known as Crossed Corners StitchCrossed Corners Cross Stitch or William and Mary Stitch. This stitch consists of crossed stitches and back 
Rice Stitch (Diagram 1):
Bring the needle up at A, move up and to the left  two canvas intersections, bring the needle down at B. Bring the needle up at C, move up and to the right two canvas intersections, bring the needle down at D. Now, continue on to Diagram 2...
Rice Stitch (Diagram 2):
Beginning where we left off at D, bring the needle up at E, move down and to the right over one canvas intersection, bring the needle down at F. Bring the needle up at G, move up and to the right over one canvas intersection, bring the needle down at F (yes, we were just here). Bring the needle up at H, move down and to the right over one canvas intersection, bring the needle down at G. Bring the needle up at E, move down and to the left over one canvas intersection, bring the needle down at H. This completes the first Rice Stitch. Now, continue on to Diagram 3... 
Rice Stitch (Diagram 3):
Beginning where we left off at H, start the next Rice Stitch in the row by bringing the needle up at C, move up and to the left  two canvas intersections, bring the needle down at J. Bring the needle up at I, move up and to the right two canvas intersections, bring the needle down at Bring the needle up at K, move down and to the right over one canvas intersection, bring the needle down at H. Bring the needle up at L, move up and to the right over one canvas intersection, bring the needle down at H.  Bring the needle up at M, move down and to the right over one canvas intersection, bring the needle down at L. Bring the needle up at K, move down and to the left over one canvas intersection, bring the needle down at M. This completes the second Rice Stitch in the row. Continue working in this manner until the end of the row. The next row will be worked in the opposite direction. All subsequent rows should be worked into the bottom of the previous row - as per Diagram 3.
Rice Stitch Variation Diagram 1
Rice Stitch Variation Diagram 2
Rice Stitch Variation Diagram 3
Rice Stitch Variation Diagram 4
Rice Stitch Variation Diagram 5
RICE STITCH - VARIATION
Rice Stitch Variation (Diagram 1):
Bring the needle up at A,  move down and to the right eight canvas intersections, bring the needle up at B. Bring the needle up at C, move up and to the right eight canvas intersections, bring the needle down at D. Now, continue on to Diagram 2...
Rice Stitch Variation (Diagram 2):
Beginning where we left of at D, bring the needle up at E,  move down and to the right two canvas intersections, bring the needle up at F. Bring the needle up at G, move down and to the right four canvas intersections, bring the needle down at H. Bring the needle up at I, move down and to the right two canvas intersections, bring the needle down at J. Now, continue on to Diagram 3...
Rice Stitch Variation (Diagram 3):
Beginning where we left of at J, bring the needle up at K,  move up and to the right two canvas intersections, bring the needle down at I. Bring the needel up at L, move up and to the right four canvas intersections, bring the needle down at G. Bring the needle up at M, move up and to the right two canvas intersections, bring the needle down at N. Now, continue on to Diagram 4...
Rice Stitch Variation (Diagram 4):
Beginning where we left of at N, bring the needle up at O,  move up and to the left two canvas intersections, bring the needle down at K. Bring the needle up at P, move up and to the left four canvas intersections, bring the needle down at L. Bring the needle up at Q, move up and to the left two canvas intersections, bring the needle down at R. Now, continue on to Diagram 5...
Rice Stitch Variation (Diagram 5):
Beginning where we left of at R, bring the needle up at O, move up and to the right two canvas intersections, bring the needle down at J. Bring the needle up at P, move up and to the right four canvas intersections, bring the needle down at H. Bring the needle up at S, move up and to the right two canvas intersections, bring the needle down at T. And that's it! This completes the Rice Stitch Variation.
PADDED RICE STITCH
 
stitches. You may choose to work this stitch using two colors - one color for the cross stitch and a second color for the back stitches. The Rice Stitch covers well, making it an excellent choice for a background or filling stitch. This is also an excellent stitch for rug making.  For an interesting effect, you may also want to consider using a metal thread for the back stitch. We are demonstrating the basic rice stitch, one rice stitch variation and the padded rice stitch. Multiple diagrams have been used to demonstrate each of these stitches. 
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Padded Rice Stitch - Diagram 1
Padded Rice Stitch - Diagram 2
Padded Rice Stitch - Diagram 3
Padded Rice Stitch (Diagram 1):
This stitch is the same as the regular rice stitch, except that the regular rice stitch is worked over three horizontal stitches. These horizontal stitches are called "padding stitches". These padding stitches are worked first. Bring the needle up at A, move to the right over four canvas threads and bring the needle down at B. Bring the needle up at C, move to the right over four canvas threads and bring the needle down at D. Bring the needle up at E, move to the right over four canvas threads and bring the needle down at F. Normally, if we were working an entire row of these stitches, we would continue working the padding stitches. Only when the padding stitches are complete, do we work the regular rice stitches on top of them. For this demonstration, however, we will work only one and continue on to Diagram 2...
Padded Rice Stitch (Diagram 2):
We will now begin working the rice stitch OVER the padding stitches. In order to see the diagram clearly, the padding stitches are illustrated in dark blue. Bring the needle up at I, move up and to the left over four canvas intersections, bring the needle down at J. Bring the needle up at G, move up and to the right over four canvas intersections, bring the needle down at H. Now, continue on to Diagram 3...
Padded Rice Stitch (Diagram 3):
Beginning where we left off at H, bring the needle up at L, move down and to the right over two canvas intersections, bring the needle down at N. Bring the needle up at M, move up and to the right over two canvas intersections, bring the needle down at N.  Bring the needle up at K, move down and to the right over two canvas intersections, bring the needle down at M. Bring the needle up at L, move down and to the left over two canvas intersections, bring the needle down at K. This completes the padded rice stitch.

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2,4,6,8 & Tie Stitch

Algerian Eye Stitch

Algerian Eye Daisy
 Stitch

Algerian Filling Stitch

Algerian Plait Stitch

Alternating Cross 
Stitch

Astrakhan Stitch

Aubusson Stitch

Back Stitch

Bargello Stitch

Basketweave Stitch

Bazaar Stitch

Binding Stitch

Bokhara Couching Stitch

Bokhara Couching Stitch (Diagonal)

Bokhara Couching Stitch (Staggered)

Brazilian Stitch

Brick Stitch

Brighton Stitch

Bullion Knot

Buttonhole Stitch

Buttonhole Stitch (Detached)

Buttonhole Stitch (Double)

Buttonhole Stitch (Tailored)

Buttonhole Stitch (Whipped)

Buttonhole Wheel
 Stitch

Byzantine Stitch

Cable Stitch

Cashmere Stitch

Chain Stitch

Chain Stitch
 (Braided Variation)

Chain Stitch
 (Heavy Variation)

Chain Stitch
 (Interlaced Variation)

Chain Stitch (Lazy
 Daisy Variation)

Chain Stitch
 (Raised Variation)

Checker Stitch

Continental Stitch

Coral Knot Stitch

Couching Stitch

Couching Stitch (Buttonhole Variation)

Couching Stitch (Herringbone Variation)

Couching Stitch
 (Open Chain  Variation)

Cretan Stitch

Cretan Stitch 
(Diagonal Variation)

Cross Stitch

Cross Stitch (Bound)

Cross Stitch (Diagonal)

Cross Stitch (Heavy)

Cross Stitch (Houndstooth)

Cross Stitch (Reinforced)

Cross Stitch
 (Reversed Double)

Cross Stitch
 (Staggered)

Cross Stitch (St.Andrew)

Cross Stitch
 (St.George)

Cross Stitch (Trame)

Cross Stitch (Triple)

Cross Stitch
 (Two-Sided)

Cross Stitch
 (Woven)

Cushion Stitch

Czar Stitch

Diagonal Stitch

Darning Stitch

Diagonal Buttonhole Stitch

Diagonal Interlaced Stitch

Diagonal Leaf Stitch

Diamond Stitch

Diamond Eyelet Stitch

Diaper Pattern Stitch

Double Cross Stitch

Double Knot Stitch

Double Star Stitch

Double Stitch

Double Straight
 Cross Stitch

Droit Stitch

Eastern Stitch

Economic Stitch

Egyptian Stitch

Encroaching Slanted Gobelin Stitch

Eye Stitch

Eye Stitch with Backstitch

Fan Stitch

Fancy Stitch

Feather Stitch

Fern Stitch

Fishbone Stitch

Fishbone Stitch (Diagonal)

Flame Stitch

Flat Stitch

Flat Stitch (Crossed)

Florentine Stitch

Florentine Stitch (Split)

Fly Stitch (Closed)

French Knot

French Stitch

Ghiordes Knot

Gobelin Stitch

Gobelin Droit Stitch

Gobelin Filling Stitch

Gobelin Stitch 
(Trammed Upright)

Greek Stitch

Half Cross Stitch

Herringbone Stitch

Herringbone Stitch (Double)

Herringbone Gone Wrong Stitch

Herringbone Stitch
 (Six Step)

Hobnail Stitch

Hungarian Stitch

Hungarian Diamond Stitch

Hungarian Ground 
Stitch

Hungarian Ground 
Stitch (Diagonal)

Hungarian Point Stitch

Interlocking Gobelin Stitch

Irish Stitch
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