Spaced Back

Structural Category

Flat

Specific Usage

Surface

Other Names

 

Diagrams  

The stitching on the face looks like Running stitches, but the stitching on the reverse resembles the Long Stem.

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In the completed stitches in the diagram, the needle is brought to the surface at A, down at B, up at C, and down at D. A space equal to the stitch length is left between the completed stitches.

Reverse side of the stitch.

Diagram source: Virginia Harvey, reprinted by permission.

Bibliographic Sources

Stitch Identification Group