Open Cretan

Structural Category

Looped

Specific Usage

Surface

Other Names

 

Comments

The stitch is spaced so more background is visible.

Diagrams

For diagrams, see Enthoven, Jacqueline. The Stitches of Creative Embroidery, p. 110.


Bibliographic Sources

Enthoven, Jacqueline.The Stitches of Creative Embroidery,p. 110.
Snook, Barbara. Needlework Stitches, p. 20.
Thomas, Mary. Mary Thomas's Dictionary of Embroidery Stitches (1989), p. 30.