I ❤ embroidery . [Recommended] most full embroidery stitches video tutorial. Ooh, hoping all these links work, because I've been dying to get into embroidery. LOVE that all these stitch tuts are in same place with handy reference images!
My grandmother was doing this too. I loved to watch her cutting the threads at the very end. The original instructions and pattern for this can be found in the March 2007 issue of Anna Burda magazine).