You can make your Straight Gobelin look better by following some simple tips. Remember, this stitch is called Satin Stitch in the world of embroidery on cloth.
It’s a fundamental free embroidery stitch used for everything from rustic fill-ins on doodle stitching to ravishingly beautiful needlepointing.
In this blog post, one of the best at Needle Painting, Trish Burr, gives tips for making Satin Stitch look better.
Although the tip about fabric isn’t relevant to us, the rest are really great ideas for making this stitch lovely. They also work when using any Gobelin stitch to fill a shape.