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Whipped Running Stitch

Drawing of a whipped running stitch. Drawing of a whipped running stitch.

A whipped running stitch is used with a line of running stitches that are whipped with the same or a contrasting thread. The needle creating the whipped running stitch does not enter the ground material at all.

Also known as the cordonnet stitch or laced running stitch.

See also: interlaced stitches; threaded stitcheswhipped stitches

Source: THOMAS, Mary (1934). Mary Thomas’s Dictionary of Embroidery Stitches, London: Hodder and Stoughton, pp. 177-178.

Digital source of illustration (retrieved 9 July 2016).

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Last modified on Tuesday, 24 January 2017 20:00