Tagged: italy

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Buttonhole Bar Stitch

This is a multipurpose stitch made over a foundation of a long straight stitch. The blanket stitch covers this straight stitch, without touching the fabric, hanging out like a loop. This method of stitch...

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Sorbello Stitch

This stitch looks like a series of crosses or Xs with a knot in between each X. Once you learn this stitch, you can experiment widely with this stitch by making various geometrical patterns...

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Triple Palestrina Stitch

This stitch is just a Palestrina stitch with an extra knot on each knot. This makes the knot look bigger and fuller. You need to know the Palestrina stitch to be able to do...

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Reversed Palestrina Stitch

This stitch is worked similar to the Palestrina stitch but in an entirely reversed fashion. We work this from right to left. What was right becomes left and left becomes right. Top becomes bottom...

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Palestrina Stitch

Also known as: double knot stitch, tied coral stitch, old English knot stitch, Smyrna stitch, twilling stitch, purl stitch Palestrina stitch has its origin in Italy. Many embroidery styles from Italy has Palestrina stitch...

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Palestrina Family

Palestrina stitch and its members draw their origin from Italy. This stitch forms an essential part of many of Italy’s ancient embroideries. The characteristic of this stitch is a knotted line. Usually, these knots...