What is the French Knot stitch?
The French knot is a decorative stitch used to create one or more small knots or dots on a ground material. The stitch is made by bringing the thread through the ground material at the spot where the knot is required. The thread is then held down firmly with the left thumb and first finger.
What is French seam?
a seam in which the raw edges of the cloth are completely covered by sewing them together, first on the right side, then on the wrong.
How many strands of floss do I need for a French knot?
THREAD – The most commonly used thread for embroidery is embroidery floss. For French knot stitch, it is best to use all 6 strands as it will result in a chunkier knot. You can vary this of course if you have the patience to do really fine work. NEEDLES – The needle should match the fabric and thread thickness.
What is looped stitch?
: a needlework stitch (as chainstitch or lazy daisy stitch) having one or more loops as part of the design and method of working.