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Begin the Second Step of the Herringbone Stitch
Herringbone Stitch Step Two
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To complete the first herringbone stitch, bring the needle up at 3 and carry the floss downward diagonally across two squares of Aida and insert the needle at 4. Pull the floss through, but not too tightly.