Also known as: Barred Witch Stitch
This is a fancy stitch done over a base of herringbone stitch. This stitch looks great for border making.
You need to know how to do herringbone stitch before beginning this tutorial.
|Herringbone Stitch: Make a row of herringbone stitch for the base.|
|Fig 1: Bring the needle with a contrasting thread out from the point A as shown. Now, pass the needle under the stitch A-B without plucking the fabric underneath.||Fig 2: Now, take a turn and pass the needle under the stitch C-D.|
|Fig 3: Continue the process of ‘lacing’ between the herringboen stitches.||Fig 4: A finished row of laced herringbone stitch looks like this.|