Long-Armed Cross

Structural Category

Crossed

Specific Usage

Surface

Other Names

Long Legged Cross; Plaited Slav; Portuguese; Slav Cross; Twist

Diagrams

For diagrams, see Enthoven, Jacqueline. The Stitches of Creative Embroidery, p. 68.


Bibliographic Sources

Enthoven, Jacqueline. The Stitches of Creative Embroidery, p. 68.
Lantz, Sherlee and Maggie Lane. A Pageant of Pattern for Needlepoint Canvas, p. 149.
Snook, Barbara. Needlework Stitches, p. 21.
Thomas, Mary. Mary Thomas's Dictionary of Embroidery Stitches (1989), p. 134.
Wilson, Erica. Erica Wilson's Embroidery Book, p. 156.