17 Leaf Stitch Variations for Needlepoint

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Do you thing that leaf stitches are tricky to accomplish?  

I have charted these 17 leaf stitch variations for needlepoint below to convince you that they are worth a try.

Needlepoint Leaf Stitches
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The leaf stitches can be used on their own, or for an overall pattern.  The beauty of these stitches is that you can put them in any direction to come up with a pleasing pattern.

If you want a feather effect, simply turn the stitch pattern sideways.  Be creative with your use of your yarn and use shading for special effect.

Needlepoint Leaf Stitches: How many of them do you know?

Closed Herringbone StitchClosed Herringbone Stitch
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Diagonal Leaf StitchDiagonal Leaf Stitch
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Diagonal Romanian StitchDiagonal Romanian Stitch
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Diamond Leaf StitchDiamond Leaf Stitch
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Diamond Leaf Stitch x 4Diamond Leaf Stitch x 4
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Diamond Ray StitchDiamond Ray Stitch
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Four Way Leaf StitchFour Way Leaf Stitch
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Leaf StitchLeaf Stitch
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Leaf Stitch x 3Leaf Stitch x 3
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Leaf Stitch #2 x 5Leaf Stitch #2 x 5
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Leaf Stitch #3Leaf Stitch #3
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Leaf Stitch #3 x 3Leaf Stitch #3 x 3
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Mini Leaf StitchMini Leaf Stitch
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Mini Leaf Stitch x 3Mini Leaf Stitch x 3
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Ray StitchRay Stitch
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Ray Stitch x 6Ray Stitch x 6
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Romanian Leaf StitchRomanian Leaf Stitch
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