. . . demonstrating how nit-picky and fiddly I can be.
Embroidery & Crazy Quilt Stitch Tool.) I used a tiny little needle to stitch a tiny little running stitch through tiny little pieces of 3mm ribbon. And I did it eight times.
Zig-zag coral stitch:
Laced herringbone stitch with detached chain:
Loop stitch with seed beads and bugles: