Bokhara Couching

Structural Category

Couched

Specific Usage

Surface

Other Names

 

Comments

The same continuous thread is used both for the laid thread and the tie-down stitches.

Diagrams

For diagrams, see Enthoven, Jacqueline. The Stitches of Creative Embroidery, p. 174.


Bibliographic Sources

Enthoven, Jacqueline. The Stitches of Creative Embroidery, p. 174.
Snook, Barbara. Needlework Stitches, p. 42.
Thomas, Mary. Mary Thomas's Dictionary of Embroidery Stitches (1989), p. 98.
Wilson, Erica. Erica Wilson's Embroidery Book, p. 84.