Why does my hand embroidery look bad?
If you don’t take note, then you may discover you’ve been using the wrong type, colour, or number of strands of floss. This may mean you could run out of thread before you reach the end, your stitching may appear thin and gappy – or thick and lumpy – and disappointingly your project won’t look as you had hoped.
What is French knot stitch?
: a decorative stitch made by winding the thread one or more times around the needle and drawing the needle back through the material at the point where it came out.