Cross

Structural Category

Crossed

Specific Usage

Surface

Other Names

Berlin; Gros Point; Point de Marque; Sampler

Comments

All stitches must cross with the same diagonal over the other.

Diagrams

For diagrams, see Enthoven, Jacqueline. The Stitches of Creative Embroidery, pp. 64-65.


Bibliographic Sources

Enthoven, Jacqueline. The Stitches of Creative Embroidery, pp. 64-65.
Lantz, Sherlee and Maggie Lane. A Pageant of Pattern for Needlepoint Canvas, p. 220.
Snook, Barbara. Needlework Stitches, p. 21.
Thomas, Mary. Mary Thomas's Dictionary of Embroidery Stitches (1989), p. 34.
Wilson, Erica. Erica Wilson's Embroidery Book, p. 76.