What is Pekinese stitch?
The Pekinese stitch is a decorative technique made up of two elements that are combined in order to create a looped effect. It is also known as the interlaced back stitch, but also sometimes as blind stitch. … The Pekinese stitch is also known as the Chinese stitch, blind stitch or the forbidden stitch.
What is a bullion stitch?
: a decorative stitch similar to the French knot forming very short bars.
What is French knot stitch?
: a decorative stitch made by winding the thread one or more times around the needle and drawing the needle back through the material at the point where it came out.
What is Romanian stitch?
noun. Needlework. A long straight stitch across an area to be filled, secured with a short oblique stitch across the centre.
Why is Cretan stitch called such?
Why the feather stitch? you may very well ask! Well – the movement for the Cretan stitch, especially when worked inside a leaf shape like this, is the same exact movement as a feather stitch. This is why the Cretan stitch is also sometimes called the Cretan feather stitch.