Tagged: knots

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Surrey Stitch

This stitch can be used wonderfully on the edges of the fabric to make a threaded effect. It can also be used in successive rows, and later trimmed and cut to make a velvet...

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Eastern Stitch

The eastern stitch is an interesting one that can add texture in the worked area. An interesting variation is when you can include a bead to it. If worked on even weave cloth, it...

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danish knot

Also known as: Danish knotted stitch This is a simple, stand-alone knot. Danish knot can be used in plenty as a filing or scatter them around for decoration. Fig 1: As shown, bring the...

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Four Legged Knot Stitch

This is a very easy stand alone single knot stitch. It looks like a knot in the centre of a cross. The legs of the cross can be made short or long, depending on...

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Turkey Rug Knot

Also known as: Ghiordes knot This is a very interesting stitch which can be used in many ways to create different effects, like make ‘hairy’ fillings or a rug like edgings. I would work...

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Picture Dictionary

This picture dictionary will help you to identify the stitches even if you don’t know the names! Choose from a menu of stitches below, just click over the picture and go to directly to...

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Pearl Knot Stitch

This stitch is a very simple stitch worked from right to left. Make these stitches close enough to see it look like like a string of pearls, which explains the name. I will be...

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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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Bullion Knot

Also known as: bullion stitch, caterpillar stitch, coil stitch, knot stitch, post stitch, worm stitch, Puerto Rico rose, grub knot This is an interesting stitch used to make simple motifs. I would say that...

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Scroll Stitch

This stitch reminds me more of a ‘wave’. Certainly, a gorgeous stitch to fill in patterns. It can also make beautiful looking borders or can be used as a decorative stitch in various embroideries....