Up and Down Buttonhole

Structural Category

Looped

Specific Usage

Edge; Surface

Other Names

 

Comments

This stitch consists of pairs of parallel vertical stitches with a horizontal bar across the bottom of each pair.

Diagrams

For diagrams, see Enthoven, Jacqueline. The Stitches of Creative Embroidery, p. 106.


Bibliographic Sources

Enthoven, Jacqueline. The Stitches of Creative Embroidery, p. 106.
Snook, Barbara. Needlework Stitches, p. 12.